Duncan Hines Red Velvet Cake with red cherry pie filling creates a handsome and flavorful cake. Ice and garnish your Red Velvet Cherry Torte with toasted almond slivers.
- Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour two 9-inch round cake pans.
- Prepare, bake and cool cake according to package directions.
- Combine cherry pie filling and almond extract in small bowl, stir.
- To assemble, place on cake layer on heat resistant serving plate. Spread with one cup whipped topping, then half of the pie filling mixture. Top with second cake layer. Spread remaining pie filling mixture to within 1 1/2 inches of cake edge. Decorate cake edge with remaining whipped topping. Garnish with sliced almonds.