Red velvet cakes and cupcakes

Impress family and friends with a gorgeously vibrant and delicious red velvet cake. Our foolproof recipes for red velvet cake and cupcakes are perfect for any special occasion.

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424 reviews

A wonderful recipe for the classic American red velvet cake with a white chocolate cream cheese icing.

Recipe by: PAL

465 reviews

These are mini versions of the classic American red velvet cake. Perfect for bake sales, birthdays, Christmas cupcakes or even for a wedding.

Recipe by: pinkspoonula

37 reviews

Red velvet cake was originally coloured with beetroot, just like in this recipe. This chocolate cake is moist and totally delicious. The cream cheese frosting, really is the icing on the cake! You can also prepare this recipe as cupcakes, if you prefer.

Recipe by: OKBEE

100 reviews

A fun cake for birthdays or a cake sale that looks beautiful. This is a lovely change from the norm.

Recipe by: Julie Dugas

11 reviews

This is the classic red velvet cake that you're looking for! This recipe results in a gorgeous, deep red colour that never fails to impress. Top with cream cheese icing for a traditional finish.

Recipe by: Magda

112 reviews

A moist, light cake that's coloured red, frosted with a vanilla cream cheese icing and covered with chopped nuts. Once your friends and family taste this, it'll become a regular request!

Recipe by: Rhonda

596 reviews

This cake is a deep red colour but tastes like chocolate sponge cake! My niece made her wedding cake with this recipe and it went down a storm!

Recipe by: JJOHN32

7 reviews

Lusciously red and totally delicious, you'll love these red velvet cupcakes topped with a vanilla cream cheese icing!

Recipe by: Yann44

2 reviews

These cake pops are like bite-size red velvet cakes, complete with cream cheese icing. Use a shop-bought cake or make your own with any red velvet cake recipe from this site.

Recipe by: fioa

1 review

A red velvet brownie with a cookie dough base. The dark red-brown colour comes from chocolate combined with red food colouring.

Recipe by: Antares

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