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Appeasing Cupcakes For Your Sugar Craving


Appeasing Cupcakes For Your Sugar Craving

Cupcakes make everybody happy, and these sweet recipes will put a smile on every face. We’ve brought for you two new cupcake recipes – beautifully decked up with creamy fillings.

Dreamy Orange Cupcakes

Appeasing Cupcakes For Your Sugar Craving
Appeasing Cupcakes For Your Sugar Craving

Prep time: 1 hour

Bake time: 15 min

Ingredients:

For Cupcake

  • Two large eggs
  • 1/2 cup softened butter
  • 1 cup of sugar
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 tbsp grated orange zest
  • 1 tbsp orange juice
  • 1-1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp salt

For Buttercream

  • 1/2 cup softened butter
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • 2 cups confectioners’ sugar
  • 1-1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup orange marmalade

Method

  • Preheat the oven to 325°.
  • In the meantime, line mini-muffin cups with paper liners.
  • Beat sugar and butter in a large bowl until light and fluffy.
  • Then crack in eggs, one at a time, whisking well after every addition.
  • Now add orange zest, orange juice, and vanilla in it.
  • Sift flour, baking powder and salt in another bowl. Then add it add to creamed mixture alternately along with buttermilk. Keep whisking thoroughly after every addition.
  • Pour the batter in the prepared cups. Keep them two-thirds full.
  • Place the cupcakes in the oven to bake for 11-13 minutes. You can do the toothpick test to check them if it comes out clean means your cupcakes are ready.
  • Allow cooling in pans for 5 minutes. After that transfer them to wire racks to cool fully.
  • To prepare buttercream, beat butter and salt in a large bowl until creamy.
  • Slowly include confectioners’ sugar, milk, and vanilla. Beat until smooth.
  • Cut a 1-inch wide piece from the top of all cupcakes and fill it with marmalade.
  • Now pipe buttercream on top of each cupcake.
  • Time to enjoy the cupcakes!

Choco Gingerbread Cupcake

Appeasing Cupcakes For Your Sugar Craving
Appeasing Cupcakes For Your Sugar Craving

Ingredients:

Prep time: 40 min

Bake time: 15 min

For Cupcakes

  • One package gingerbread cake mix
  • 2 tsp pumpkin pie spice
  • 2 ounces semisweet melted chocolate
  • 1/2 tsp ground ginger
  • Semisweet chocolate, grated

For Frosting

  • One package softened cream cheese
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup white baking chips, melted
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1-1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar
  • 1/2 cup marshmallow creme

Method

  • Preheat the oven to 375°F.
  • Beat first cream cheese, white baking chips, vanilla extract, and salt until blended. Slowly whisk in confectioners’ sugar.
  • Next, fold marshmallow creme in the mixture.
  • Cover the frosting and refrigerate.
  • To prepare cupcakes, first, line 12 muffin cups with paper liners.
  • Prepare cake mix batter as per the package directions. Also, add pie spice and ginger before mixing the package ingredients.
  • After that, blend the melted chocolate into it.
  • Pour the batter in the prepared cups keep them three-fourths full.
  • Bake in preheated oven for 15-18 minutes, until a pricked toothpick in the center, comes out clean.
  • Keep aside to cool in the pan for 10 minutes.
  • Then transfer to a wire rack to completely cool down.
  • Cut a 1-inch in-depth circular piece from the top of all cupcakes.
  • Fill them with around 2 tbsp of filling and drizzle the grated chocolate.
  • Your choco ginger cupcake is ready to relish!
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