Saturday Sweets: Red Velvet Cupcakes

Red velvet is one of my favorites! It’s also pretty simple to make!

Ingredients:

3/4 cup unsalted butter, room temp

1 cup sugar

2 eggs

2 1/2 tablespoons red food dye

1 1/2 tablespoons cocoa powder

3/4 cup buttermilk

1 1/2 cups flour (sifted(

1 teaspoon vinegar

3/4 teaspoon baking soda

1. Preheat oven to 350

2. Mix together the butter and sugar, and eggs

3. Mix red food color and cocoa powder until you get a paste

4. Add the paste mixture, flour and buttermilk to the butter, sugar egg mix

5. In a separate bowl mix together the vinegar and baking soda then add this to the rest of the mix and blend together

6. Pour the batter into cupcake liners

7. Bake for 10 minutes, then rotate and bake for 10 more minutes

8. Let cool

9. NOM

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3 Comments »

  1. missblue664 Said:

    Why, Thank you deary, I will be sure to add this to my growing collection of recipies that I do adore. ❤

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