Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 20 mins

Yummy, moist, & light cupcakes!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. 1) Preheat oven to 350 degrees F & line cupcake pans with paper cups.
  2. 2) In a medium bowl, sift flour, sugar, baking soda, salt and cocoa powder.
  3. 3) In separate bowl, beat together oil, buttermilk, eggs, food coloring, vinegar, and vanilla.
  4. 4) Add dry ingredients to the wet ingredients and mix until smooth.
  5. 5) Fill each cupcake cup 2/3 full with batter and bake for about 20 minutes, or until a pick comes clean.
  6. 6) Let the cupcakes cool completely and frost with your favourite vanilla or cream cheese frosting!
Most Helpful

This very easy recipe yields the best cupcakes ever. They were so moist and good.

Sheryl A. October 16, 2015

These are very light and moist! iv never had much luck with red velvet cakes until I found this recipe! I did use 1 ounce of the red food coloring.these are amazing! the ony recipe I use!

anniek36 May 03, 2013