Mini Red Velvet Cupcakes

Tip: substitute 1/2 cup unsalted butter for shortening and Adams Butter Flavor Tip: Make your own buttermilk by mixing 1 Tablespoon vinegar to 1 cup milk and letting it sit for 5 minutes


Makes 72



Prep Time/Cook Time:

15 minutes / 10 minutes

Cream shortening and sugar. Add eggs one at a time and beat vigorously. Add flavors to mixture. In a separate bowl make a paste of cocoa and food coloring and blend into shortening mixture. Sift together dry ingredients and add alternately with buttermilk to mixture. Add vinegar to mixture with last part of buttermilk. Blend well. Line a 24 mini cupcake pan. Fill liners 3/4 full and bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes. Cool completely before removing from pan and frosting.


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