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Red White And Blue 4th Of July Cake Recipe for desserts

4th Of July Cake Recipe

Anyreasonlife
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Resting time 20 mins
Total Time 1 hr
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 12 Servings
Calories 510 kcal

Equipment

  • two round cake pans (8 x 1 1/2 inches)

Ingredients
  

  • 2 Cups All purpose flour
  • 1(1/3) cup sugar
  • 1 Tbsp baking powder
  • 1/2 Tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup butter softened
  • 2 Large Eggs
  • 1 cup Whole milk
  • 1 tbsp vanilla extract
  • 3 drops red food coloring
  • 3 drops blue food coloring

For The White Cream Cheese Frosting

  • 16 Oz Container vanilla frosting
  • 1/2 cup cream cheese

Instructions
 

  • Start making the 4th of July dessert by combining all the dry ingredients in a large mixing bowl.
  • Whisk them together until thoroughly combined 
  • Then add the softened butter, eggs, and vanilla extract and beat on low to medium until thoroughly combined 
  • Next add the milk to the Red white and blue cake batter and beat again until thoroughly combined 
    Red White And Blue 4th Of July Cake Recipe for desserts
  • Grab a second large mixing bowl and pour half the batter into the second bowl. Create two equal portions of cake batter as best you can 
  • At this point, preheat the oven to 350 degrees 
  • Grease two round cake pans (8 x 1 1/2 inches) 
  • Add 3 big drops of red food coloring to one mixing bow cake batter and 3 big drops blue food coloring to the other
    Red White And Blue 4th Of July Cake Recipe for desserts
  • Whisk the food coloring into each batter until thoroughly combined.
  • You can add more color if it’s not as bright red or blue as you want
  • Pour each colored batter into each greased pan 
  • Bake Red white and blue cake 20 minutes 
    Red White And Blue 4th Of July Cake Recipe for desserts

For The Frosting

  • To make the cream cheese frosting, simply combine a 16 oz vanilla frosting container with 1/2 cup cream cheese and beat with electric mixer until thoroughly combined 
  • It’s easiest to frost a cake when the frosting is room temperature and the cake is cold from being chilled in the refrigerator for a few hours
  • Put the blue layer on the bottom, a thick layer of white frosting in the center, and the red cake layer on the top
    Red White And Blue 4th Of July Cake Recipe for desserts
Keyword best desserts, cake, cream cheese, Festive