Easter Cupcakes

Easter Cupcakes

Easter Cupcakes

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cook Time: 20 minutes

Serving Size: 12 Cupcakes

Easter Cupcakes

These Easter Cupcakes Are Perfect For The Easter Festivities

Ingredients

    CUPCAKES:
  • 125g unsalted butter, softened
  • 125g caster sugar
  • 125g plain flour
  • ½ tsp McKenzie’s Bi-Carb Soda
  • 1 tsp McKenzie’s Baking Powder
  • 2 tsps vanilla essence
  • 2 tbs full cream milk
  • BUTTER CREAM ICING:
  • 125g unsalted butter, softened
  • 250g Ward’s Pure Icing Sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence
  • 2 tsps full cream milk
  • McKenzie’s Toasted Coconut Chips
  • Easter Eggs

Instructions

    Step 1
  1. Preheat oven to 180C. Line a 12 x 1/3 cup capacity muffin tin with cupcake patties.
  2. Step 2
  3. Using an electric mixer on medium setting, mix all cupcake ingredients except the milk. Gradually add the milk and mix just until smooth.
  4. Step 3
  5. Divide the mixture across the 12 cupcake patties. A generous tablespoon should be sufficient. The mixture should triple in size once baked.
  6. Step 4 Bake for 15-20 minutes or until cake skewer inserted into the centre comes out clean. Allow to cool.
  7. TO MAKE BUTTER CREAM ICING:
  8. Beat butter with icing sugar using an electric mixer. Beat in vanilla essence and milk until smooth, adding extra milk or icing sugar if necessary. Use a piping bag to decorate swirls onto cooled cupcakes. Top with toasted coconut chips and easter eggs.

Notes

TIP - Chocolate Cupcakes: Add 2 tbs of cocoa at step 2. - Chocolate Icing: Melt 90g of dark chocolate and 30g unsalted butter in a bowl sitting over a pot of gently simmering water. Stir until melted, then add 1 cup icing sugar and 2 tbs of hot water. Mix well.

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