Red Velvet Cheesecake Cupcake Recipe from Starring Rolls Cafe


Tis the Season for baking, among other things! Bring a little bit of Disney Sweetness to your home this holiday season! Here’s the recipe for these great cupcakes, like the ones at Starring Rolls Cafe at Disney’s Hollywood Studios!

Red Velvet Cheesecake Cupcakes

Ingredients – Cupcake

2 1/2 cups All-Purpose Flour

1 1/2 cups Sugar

2 tablespoons Cocoa Powder

1 pinch Salt

2 eggs

1/2 cup Oil

1 cup Butter Milk

2 ounces Red Food Coloring

1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract

Ingredients – Cheesecake Frosting

2 pounds cream cheese

1 1/2 cups sugar

1 tablespoon lemon juice

1/2 tablespoon vanilla extract

1/4 cup cornstarch

1 cup egg whites

Directions – Cupcake

Place all dry ingredients in bowl.

Blend eggs and oil and add to dry ingredients.

Mix until smooth. Add buttermilk.

Pour into lined muffin pan and bake at 350*F. for 30 min or until done.

Directions – Frosting

Preheat oven to 320°F.

In a mixing bowl, add cream cheese, sugar, lemon juice, and vanilla extract.

Add cornstarch, eggs.

Cream together for 3 minutes.

Fill in molds or rings and bake in a water bath for 45 minutes or until firm.


Make Cheese cake batter.

After the cheese cake is baked and cooled add into mixing bowl and cream.

Pipe on to red velvet cup cakes and roll in Heath bar crunch.

The mound of cheesecake is surrounded by white frosting. The top is drizzled with chocolate and covered in Heath bar crunch.


Author: Michele

Michele Atwood is the Owner/Editor of The Main Street Mouse and it’s subsidiaries and author of the book “Moving to Main Street U.S.A.” Michele also contributes Disney news to the Joe Kelley Morning Show on 96.5 WDBO in Orlando. She and her family made the move from Michigan to the Orlando area to pursue their Disney dreams. Michele is a life long Disney fan, and has two sons who have followed suit, each going on their first Disney trip before their first birthday’s. Part of the goal Michele has for The Main Street Mouse is not only to keep members informed, but to create somewhat of a Disney Family by relating to others through personal experiences and opinions. Also, Michele is making it a priority to share stories of inspiration and hope to other Disney Fans in an effort to share the Magic and hopefully make a difference in the lives of others.

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