Pretty Red Velvet Cupcakes

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 20 mins

These very moist cupcakes are excellent and fun! They are bright red, perfect for many occasions. Often found in the USA they are not common in Canada but should be because they are so good!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven 350 degrees F.
  2. Sift together flour, baking soda, salt, and cocoa powder into a bowl and set aside.
  3. In a mixer fitted with paddle attachment, mix oil, sugar, and buttermilk until combined. Add eggs, food coloring, vinegar, vanilla and water and mix well. Add the dry ingredients a little bit at a time and mix on low, scraping down sides occasionally, and mix until just combined. Be sure not to over mix, or the batter will come out
  4. tough.
  5. Line a 16-cup cupcake pan with paper liners, scoop the batter into the liners and bake at 350 degrees F for 20 to 30 minutes or until the toothpick comes out clean. Let cool.
  6. Decorate with desired frosting when cool.


Most Helpful

Didn't make these yet but this is the exact recipe from food network, courtesy Terri Wahl who owns a cupcake shop. Can't wait to try them.

angiesteck May 07, 2008

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