In a pinch you can make your own buttermilk by combining 1 1/2 tablespoons of lemon juice or white vinegar with 200ml milk and letting it stand 5-10 minutes.
very nice moist cake. - 26 Jul 2015 (Review from Allrecipes UK & Ireland)
Good recipe however wasn't red despite using a whole two tubes of Dr letter gel plus half bottle silver spoon colouring .im making the third and fourth layers now ,,,this is gonna be big n scrum my.second time I bought red gel online on Amazon in deep red ...yes now it's red .tiny amount needed of the gel - 07 Aug 2015 (Review from Allrecipes UK & Ireland)
Made it for a friend's b'day and it came out amazing! Polished it off within a night. Only tweaking was I used half the food color and baked it in microwave. Thank you for the recipie. - 21 Aug 2015 (Review from Allrecipes UK & Ireland)