Holiday Chocolate Cake

Canned red beets give this cake vibrant Christmas color and moist texture.

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Makes:
12 servings
Prep:
20 mins
Cool:
10 mins
Bake:
50 mins 350°F
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Holiday Chocolate Cake

Ingredients
1 1/2
cups drained canned beets
3
eggs
1 1/2
cups sugar
1
cup oil
2
tablespoons butter
1 3/4
1/2
cup cocoa
1 1/2
teaspoons baking soda
1/4
teaspoon baking powder
1/2
teaspoon salt
2
teaspoons vanilla
3
teaspoons red food coloring
2 1/2
cups sifted powdered sugar
3 1/2
teaspoons milk
1 1/2
tablespoons shortening
1
tablespoon corn syrup
1
teaspoon vanilla
1
teaspoon butter flavoring
 
Almond extract

Directions

  1. Puree drained beets using a blender. Combine all ingredients in large bowl. Mix well, and pour into a 10-inch fluted tube pan or 13x9-inch cake pan.
  2. Bake at 350 degrees F until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean (50 minutes for tube pan and 35 minutes or cake pan). Let stand in tube pan for 10 minutes. Remove from pan. Cool completely on a wire rack. Makes 12 servings.
  3. In a medium mixing bowl, combine powdered sugar, milk, shortening, corn syrup, vanilla, butter flavoring, and 1/2 teaspoon almond extract. Frost cooled cake.

Nutrition Facts

(Holiday Chocolate Cake)
    Per serving:
  • 484 kcal cal.,
  • 24 g fat
  • (5 g sat. fat,
  • 59 mg chol.,
  • 345 mg sodium,
  • 64 g carb.,
  • 1 g fiber,
  • 5 g pro.
  • Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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