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Gluten-Free Red Velvet Cupcakes
dessert

Gluten-Free Red Velvet Cupcakes

Now everyone can enjoy deliciously moist Red Velvet Cupcakes. Perfect for celebrations and everyday baking.
  • 25m

    prep time

  • 25m

    Cook Time

  • 374

    Calories

  • 20

    Ingredients

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Ingredients

24

Servings

Red Velvet Cupcakes

  • 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 3/4 cup cornstarch
  • 3/4 cup sorghum flour
  • 1/2 cup tapioca flour
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons xanthan gum
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • 4 ounces semi-sweet chocolate, melted
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 bottle (1 ounce) McCormick® Red Food Color
  • 1 teaspoon McCormick® All Natural Pure Vanilla Extract
  • 1 cup buttermilk

Vanilla Cream Cheese Frosting

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350°F. For the Cupcakes, mix cocoa powder, cornstarch, sorghum flour, tapioca flour, xanthan gum, baking powder, baking soda and salt in medium bowl. Set aside.

  • Beat granulated sugar and oil in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until well blended. Add melted chocolate; mix well. Beat in eggs, 1 at a time. Stir food color and vanilla into buttermilk. Gradually beat in flour mixture alternately with buttermilk mixture on low speed until just blended. Do not overbeat. Spoon batter into 24 paper-lined muffin cups, filling each cup 2/3 full.

  • Bake 23 to 25 minutes or until toothpick inserted into cupcake comes out clean. Cool in pans on wire rack 5 minutes. Remove from pans; cool completely.

  • For the Frosting, beat cream cheese, butter, sour cream and vanilla in large bowl until light and fluffy. Gradually beat in confectioners’ sugar until smooth. Frost cooled cupcakes with Frosting.

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