making a red velvet cupcakes recipe

Red Velvet Cupcakes Recipe with a Surprise Ingredient

A heavenly and decadent Red Velvet Cupcakes recipe, with a surprise ingredient inside. Your friends and family will ask for these at every family function!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword dessert with Oreos, red velvet cupcakes recipe
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 210kcal
Author Marci Loehner |


  • 12 Oreo's
  • Duncan Hines Red Velvet Mix made according to directions on box


  • Preheat oven to 325.
  • Spray cupcake liners with non stick baking spray.
  • Place Oreo's in each cupcake liner.
  • Fill cupcake liner 2/3 to 3/4 of the way full.
  • Place in oven and allow to cook for 20-25 minutes until cupcake has just set.
  • Allow to cool before icing.


Calories: 210kcal | Carbohydrates: 34g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 0mg | Sodium: 352mg | Potassium: 144mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 18g | Calcium: 57mg | Iron: 2.7mg