Devilishly Delicious! (The Best Red Velvet Cupcakes)

6 BITTER SWEETS
25Ingredients
55Minutes
930Calories

Ingredients

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  • 1 cup cake flour ([stirred, spooned, and leveled to measure])
  • 1/4 cup all purpose flour ([stirred, spooned, and leveled to measure])
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons natural cocoa powder (unsweetened)
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter (melted and cooled slightly)
  • 1 tablespoon red gel food coloring ([I use Wilton No-Taste but you may need more or less depending on brand])
  • 1 tablespoon buttermilk (room temperature)
  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise (NOT fat-free or olive oil; low-fat is fine)
  • 1 large egg (room temperature)
  • 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • cream cheese frosting (Recipe below)
  • 24 chocolate
  • 12 fondant
  • 1 cup unsalted butter (room temperature)
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • food coloring (Red gel/paste/powdered, as much as needed to reach desired shade)
  • 8 ounces cream cheese (cold and cut into 6 to 8 chunks)
  • 10 ounces semisweet chocolate (coarsely chopped chunks or chips)
  • 1/3 cup light corn syrup
  • food coloring (Black gel or paste, as needed)
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    NutritionView More

    930Calories
    Sodium11% DV270mg
    Fat68% DV44g
    Protein12% DV6g
    Carbs46% DV137g
    Fiber16% DV4g
    Calories930Calories from Fat400
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat44g68%
    Saturated Fat24g120%
    Trans Fat0g
    Cholesterol90mg30%
    Sodium270mg11%
    Potassium250mg7%
    Protein6g12%
    Calories from Fat400
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate137g46%
    Dietary Fiber4g16%
    Sugars104g208%
    Vitamin A20%
    Vitamin C0%
    Calcium6%
    Iron15%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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