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Red Velvet Heart Torte

 Red Velvet Heart Torte
I bake this scrumptious, fruit-topped layer cake every February 14 for my husband's birthday. The heart shape is really pretty for Valentine's Day. —Amy Freitag, Stanford, Illinois
14 ServingsPrep: 25 min. Bake: 30 min. + cooling


  • 1 package red velvet cake mix (regular size)
  • 1 carton (6 ounces) raspberry yogurt
  • 1/3 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1 carton (12 ounces) frozen whipped topping, thawed
  • 1 cup raspberry pie filling


  • Prepare cake batter according to package directions. Pour into two
  • greased and floured 9-in. heart-shaped baking pans. Bake at 350°
  • for 30-33 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center
  • comes out clean. Cool for 10 minutes before removing from pans to
  • wire racks to cool completely.
  • In a large bowl, combine yogurt and confectioners' sugar; fold in
  • whipped topping. Cut each cake horizontally into two layers. Place
  • bottom layer on a serving plate; top with a fourth of the yogurt
  • mixture. Repeat layers three times. Spread pie filling over the top
  • to within 1 in. of edges. Cover and refrigerate until serving.
  • Yield: 14 servings.