How to make Red Velvet Plum Cake The Ultimate Christmas Cake -

The ultimate Red Velvet Christmas cake made with ice cream in the cake batter!

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Fresh orange juice (ताज़ा संतरे का रस), Raisins (किशमिश)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Desserts

Red Velvet Plum Cake The Ultimate Christmas Cake

Red Velvet Plum Cake The Ultimate Christmas Cake Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 31-40 minutes

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Red Velvet Plum Cake The Ultimate Christmas Cake Recipe

  • Fresh orange juice 1/4 cup

  • Raisins 1/4 cup

  • Black raisins 1/4 cup

  • Almonds chopped 1/4 cup

  • Cashews chopped 1/4 cup

  • pistachios chopped 1/4 cup

  • tutti-frutti 1/4 cup

  • candied orange peel chopped 1/4 cup

  • Refined flour 1 cup

  • cocoa powder 1 tablespoon

  • Baking powder 1 teaspoon

  • Baking soda 1/2 teaspoon

  • condensed milk 1 cup

  • Butter 1 cup

  • edible red colour 2 tablespoons

  • beetroot juice 2 tablespoons

  • vanilla essence 2 teaspoons

  • Vinegar 1 teaspoon

  • Baskin Robbins Red Velvet Ice-cream 3/4 cup

  • Cream cheese 1 cup

  • Butter 1/2 cup

  • Icing sugar 3/4 cup

  • Vanilla essence 1/2 teaspoon


Step 1

Mix together orange juice, raisins, black raisins, almonds, cashews, pistachios, tutti-frutti and candied orange peels in a bowl. Set aside to soak for a few hours.

Step 2

In a bowl, sieve together refined flour, cocoa powder, baking powder and baking soda.

Step 3

In a separate bowl, mix together condensed milk and butter. Beat with electric beater till fluffy.

Step 4

Add edible food colour, beetroot juice and vanilla essence beat again till combined well.

Step 5

Add the sieved flour mixture and mix well. Add vinegar and mix well.

Step 6

Add Baskin Robins Red Velvet Ice-cream and mix well. Add soaked nuts and candied peels, mix well.

Step 7

Transfer the prepared batter to a greased baking tray.

Step 8

Bake in a pre-heated oven at 180˚C for 30-40 minutes.

Step 9

Mix together, cream cheese, butter, icing sugar and vanilla essence to prepare a smooth frosting.

Step 10

Spread the frosting on top of the cake, sprinkle with red velvet cake crumbs and serve.

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