Red Velvet Cupcake


How to make Red Velvet Cupcake from World of Warcraft |

Name: Red Velvet Cupcake

Inspired by: World of Warcraft

Serving Size: about 15 red velvet cupcakes.

Secret Ingredient: Cocoa

"Restores 15000 health over 30 sec. Must remain seated while eating." - Description of the Red Velvet Cupcake item

Chef's Note

Requires Level 75.


Making the Cupcake

You will need:

  • 1 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1/2 cup softened butter
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 20 drops red food coloring (plus more as desired)


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (177 degrees C), and line a muffin pan with at least 15 paper cups.
  2. In a large bowl, combine flour, cocoa, baking soda, and salt and stir until just combined.
  3. In another bowl, beat butter and sugar until fluffy.
  4. Stir in the remaining ingredients.
  5. Gradually add the flour mixture and stir until just combined.
  6. Fill each muffin cup about 2/3 of the way full with the batter.
  7. Bake until the middle of each cupcake is cooked through (about 25 minutes) .
  8. Set the pan to cool. When cooled completely, frost with pink cream cheese icing (below).

Making the Pink Icing

You will need:

  • 4 oz. cream cheese
  • 1/8 cup softened butter
  • 1 tablespoon sour cream
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 8 oz. powdered sugar
  • 10 drops red food coloring


  1. In a large bowl, stir all ingredients except for sugar until fluffy.
  2. Gradually, add sugar and mix well until fully incorporated.

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