How to Make Red Velvet Cupcakes

These are the best red velvet cupcakes! They are moist, sweet and the cream cheese frosting is absolutely delicious!

1.1k Views 151 Likes
How to Make Red Velvet Cupcakes Recipe
26 Steps
Ingredients
Embed
1
Here are the ingredients for the cupcakes.  Preheat the oven to 350 F

Here are the ingredients for the cupcakes. Preheat the oven to 350 F

2
Mix together all of the dry ingredients

Mix together all of the dry ingredients

Recommended For You
3
4
Use a paddle attachment

Use a paddle attachment

5
Cream together the butter and the sugar

Cream together the butter and the sugar

6
7
Add the egg and the vanilla

Add the egg and the vanilla

8
9
Add half of the dry mixture and half of the buttermilk

Add half of the dry mixture and half of the buttermilk

10
11
Second half of the flour and buttermilk

Second half of the flour and buttermilk

12
13
Add a small amount of red food coloring.  Start with a little bit because you can always add more if you need to but you can't take it out if you add too much!

Add a small amount of red food coloring. Start with a little bit because you can always add more if you need to but you can't take it out if you add too much!

14
15
Line you cupcake pan with liners

Line you cupcake pan with liners

16
Fill the liners with the batter and bake for 13-15 minutes, or until a tooth pick inserted into the center of a cupcake comes out clean

Fill the liners with the batter and bake for 13-15 minutes, or until a tooth pick inserted into the center of a cupcake comes out clean

17
Here are the ingredients for the icing

Here are the ingredients for the icing

18
Again, use the paddle attachment

Again, use the paddle attachment

19
Add in the softened cream cheese, softened butter and the vanilla.  Mix until fluffy

Add in the softened cream cheese, softened butter and the vanilla. Mix until fluffy

20
21
Add in half of the powdered sugar and mix slowly to combine

Add in half of the powdered sugar and mix slowly to combine

22
23
Add the second half of the powdered sugar and slowly combine and then mix on high for two minutes

Add the second half of the powdered sugar and slowly combine and then mix on high for two minutes

24
25
Use whatever piping tip you want to decorate your cupcakes!

Use whatever piping tip you want to decorate your cupcakes!

26
I added some sprinkles on top for extra decoration! Enjoy!

I added some sprinkles on top for extra decoration! Enjoy!

keyboard shortcuts:     previous step     next step
Comments
0 COMMENTS
View More Comments