Red Velvet Cupcakes

Ready in
40 min
This mini version of the classic Red Velvet Cake is one of the more popular offerings in bakeries all across the country. Whip up a batch this holiday season or anytime of the year.

Serving Size


Estimated Cost*


Per Serving

Prep Time

20 min

Cooking Time

20 min

Price/Availability Effective Date: February 10, 2014


For Cupcakes:

2.5 cups All Purpose Flour
0.5 cup Unsweetened cocoa powder
1 tsp Baking Soda
0.5 tsp Salt
1 cup Butter softened
2 cups Granulated Sugar
4 Egg
1 cup Sour cream
0.5 cup Milk
1 jar Club House Red Food Colour 28ml
2 tsp Club House Pure Vanilla Extract

For Vanilla Cream Cheese Frosting:

1 pkg Cream Cheese 250 g, softened
0.25 cup Butter
2 tbsp Sour cream
2 tsp Club House Pure Vanilla Extract
2 cups Icing Sugar


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F (180°C). For the cupcakes, mix flour, cocoa powder, baking soda and salt in a medium bowl. Set aside.
  2. Beat butter and granulated sugar in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed 5 minutes or until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs, one at a time. Mix in sour cream, milk, food colour and vanilla. Gradually beat in flour mixture on low speed until just blended. Do not overbeat. Spoon batter into 30 paper-lined muffin cups, filling each cup 2/3 full.
  3. Bake 20 minutes or until toothpick inserted into cupcake comes out clean. Cool in pans on wire rack 5 minutes. Remove from pans; cool completely.
  4. For the frosting, beat cream cheese, butter, sour cream and vanilla in large bowl until light and fluffy. Gradually beat in icing sugar until smooth. Frost cooled cupcakes with frosting.

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