Wednesday, August 11, 2010

yummy -DC Cupcakes

OK I'm a big dessert junkie!!! LOVE cupcakes because they are so yummy and can look so pretty at times. Thus lately I've been watching alot of DC Cupcakes which makes me so jealous and hungry! Anyways i decided to go online and look at there website and what did I find --recipes!!! Like tons of them !!! And all of them sound so yummy!I particularly like the Caramel Apple Cupcakes!! which is picture above.

So here the recipe i found:

  • 1package (18-1/4 ounces) butter or yellow cake mix, plus ingredients to prepare mix
  • 1cup chopped dried apples
  • Caramel Frosting (recipe)
  • Chopped nuts (optional)

1.Preheat oven to 375°F. Line 24 standard (2-1/2-inch) muffin pan cups with paper baking cups.

2.Prepare cake mix according to package directions. Stir in apples. Spoon batter into prepared muffin cups, filling 2/3 full.

3.Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until toothpicks inserted into centers come out clean. Cool in pans on wire racks 10 minutes. Remove cupcakes to racks; cool completely.

4.Prepare Caramel Frosting. Frost cupcakes. Sprinkle cupcakes with nuts, if desired.

Caramel Frosting
  • 3tablespoons butter
  • 1cup packed light brown sugar
  • 1/2cup evaporated milk
  • 1/8teaspoon salt
  • 3-3/4cups powdered sugar
  • 3/4teaspoon vanilla
1.Melt butter in 2-quart saucepan. Stir in brown sugar, evaporated milk and salt. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly. Remove from heat; cool to lukewarm.

2.Add powdered sugar; beat until frosting is of spreading consistency. Add vanilla; beat until smooth.

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  1. omg, Caramel apple cupcakes! I want!

  2. amazing! I always have this amazing caramel and apple waffle whenever I go out to eat in town, and this reminds me of it - in cake form! haha, i'll have to give it a go : ) x