Red Velvet Cupcakes

Baking By pugmama1 Updated 17 Oct 2009 , 2:09am by prterrell

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pugmama1 Posted 17 Oct 2009 , 1:18am
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I have been asked to make some red velvet cupcakes for a wedding in December. Personally I have never had red velvet cake and don't even know how it is supposed to taste. I have looked at the recipes here on CC and am wondering if they are suitable for cupcakes or does someone out there have a good recipe for cupcakes? Also, may I assume that the red food coloring is a liquid food coloring? What frosting goes well with this flavor? I want to do some test runs so please help.

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caseyhayes Posted 17 Oct 2009 , 1:39am
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I have no idea.... just giving you a bump! Good luck!

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sirena Posted 17 Oct 2009 , 1:56am
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check this one
Red Velvet Cupcakes Recipe : : Food Network

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babykonst Posted 17 Oct 2009 , 2:02am
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ive used the recipie intended for a cake and they turned out amazing, everyone was very happy with them, there is also a wonderful pinkvelvet cake recipie on here that i have used!! good luck

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prterrell Posted 17 Oct 2009 , 2:09am
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I use the Wilton no-taste red in my red velvet cake (the only thing I use Wilton colors for!). My recipe is in the recipe section. It works great for cuppies. This is the same recipe I used for my first-ever wedding cake many a moon ago and it got rave reviews.

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