Deliciously Rich Red Velvet Cupcakes

Deliciously Rich Red Velvet Cupcakes

If you’re looking for a treat that combines elegance and indulgence, these Deliciously Rich Red Velvet Cupcakes are the answer. Their vibrant red color, velvety texture, and heavenly cream cheese frosting make them a perfect choice for special occasions or any time you’re craving a decadent dessert.


  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon cocoa powder
  • 1 1/2 cups vegetable oil
  • 1 cup buttermilk, room temperature
  • 2 large eggs, room temperature
  • 2 tablespoons red food coloring
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon white vinegar
  • Cream cheese frosting (store-bought or homemade)


  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and line a cupcake tin with paper liners.
  2. In a medium-sized mixing bowl, sift together flour, sugar, baking soda, salt, and cocoa powder.
  3. In a separate large bowl, mix together the oil, buttermilk, eggs, food coloring, vanilla extract, and white vinegar until well combined.
  4. Add the dry ingredients to the wet mixture and mix until the batter is smooth.
  5. Fill each cupcake liner about two-thirds full with the batter.
  6. Bake for 20-22 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into a cupcake comes out clean.
  7. Let the cupcakes cool in the tin for 5 minutes, then transfer them to a wire rack to cool completely.
  8. Once the cupcakes are cool, frost them generously with cream cheese frosting.
  9. Sprinkle with any desired decorations or enjoy them as they are!

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Yield: 24 cupcakes

These Deliciously Rich Red Velvet Cupcakes are a delightful treat for any occasion. The combination of moist, velvety cake and creamy cream cheese frosting is simply irresistible.

Nutrition Information (per cupcake): Calories: 280, Fat: 15g, Carbohydrates: 34g, Protein: 3g

Indulge in the rich, decadent flavors of these Red Velvet Cupcakes, and watch them become the star of your dessert table. Their striking appearance and heavenly taste make them a crowd-pleaser that everyone will adore. Whether it’s a birthday celebration, holiday gathering, or simply a sweet craving, these cupcakes are sure to impress.
The moist and tender crumb of the red velvet cake, combined with the tangy sweetness of the cream cheese frosting, creates a perfect balance of flavors. The vibrant red hue adds an element of visual delight to any occasion. You can also customize these cupcakes with sprinkles, chocolate shavings, or fresh berries to suit your personal style.
So, why wait? Treat yourself and your loved ones to these Deliciously Rich Red Velvet Cupcakes today. They’re not just a dessert; they’re an experience that will leave you craving for more!

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