Cream shortening & sugar, add whole eggs one at a time. Beat until smooth & well blended. Sift flour, cocoa, and salt together. Add buttermilk, vanilla & red food coloring. Mix together vinegar and baking soda and fold in last. DO NOT beat after this addition.
Grease and line 9x13x2 pan with was paper. Pour batter into pan.
Bake at 350 degrees F for 30 minutes.
Red Velvet Cake Frosting
Combine milk & flour-cook until thick stirring constantly. Set aside to cool. Cream shortening & sugar until light & fluffy. Add vanilla & cooled milk & flour mixture. Beat until frosting becomes stiff.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g
Saturated Fat 0g
Trans Fat 0g
Dietary Fibers 0g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.