Dead Velvet Cake #Halloween #HalloweenCake


1 box Red Velvet cake, plus ingredients called for on box
2 8-oz. packages cream cheese, softened
1 stick butter, softened
2 1/4 c. powdered sugar
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1/2 c. cold water
2 tbsp. cornstarch
1/2 c. light corn syrup
1 tsp. vanilla extract
red food coloring


Preheat oven to 350ยบ and butter and flour two 9″ block pans. Educate red smooth dish ballplayer according to box directions. Fraction between two cake pans and bake according to manual.

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