Red Velvet CupcakeCupcakes have various flavors and taste. When you bake cupcakes, you can explore various possibilities to create your own unique flavor. Cupcakes are very popular worldwide and are specialty by many coffee shops and restaurants.

Here’s a recipe of red velvet cupcake shared to us by one of our contributors.

Ingredients:

  • caster sugar
  • cake flour
  • all purpose flour
  • cocoa powder
  • baking powder
  • teaspoon salt
  • vegetable oil
  • vanilla (clear)
  • evaporated milk
  • water
  • egg
  • Red food color
  • Vinegar (optional) it will bring out some kick taste and flavor when mixed in your cocoa

Cream Cheese Frosting Ingredients: 

  • Cream Cheese
  • butter
  • vanilla (clear)
  • lemon extract (optional)
  • powdered sugar

Directions:

  1. Sift together all dry ingredients.
  2. Mix all wet ingredients.
  3. Combine two mixtures little by little.
  4. Place in line muffin cups and bake for 20 – 30 minutes under 350°F or until a tester comes out clean.

Directions Cream Cheese Frosting:

  • Cream softened butter and softened cream cheese until smooth (speed 1-2 in mixer).
  • Add powdered sugar, vanilla and lemon extract (according to your sweetness like).
  • Beat until smooth. *Do not over mix* *If too sweet, add more cream cheese*

Contributor: Elmo Joaquin is a SPED teacher and spends his spare time baking cakes and breads. He has been able to sell his cakes to local cafe.