Posts Tagged “buttercream”

Cupcake Swirls

Cupcake Swirls

I wanted to show you some photos of a recent batch of cupcakes I made. These were just plain vanilla cakes but I experimented a bit with the icing and was really happy with the result.To get the pink and blue swirls, I just put alternate spoonfuls of pink and blue icing into the piping…

Charity Cupcakes

I made these cupcakes for a charity bake sale in work to help raise money for Childline.  I went with just plain vanilla which I think most people like but to make things a bit more interesting half were pink sponge with white icing and half were plain sponge with pink icing.

Banana & Nutella Cupcakes

Here is the recipe for some cupcakes I made this weekend – banana cupcakes with Nutella icing.  I wouldn’t normally have chosen to make banana cake but I had some left which had too many brown spots to eat so thought this would be a good way to use them up!  I decided to use…

Chocolate Cupcakes with Nutella Icing

Here is the recipe I used for my Father’s Day cupcakes.  The Nutella icing was an experiment but worked nicely and went down well with everyone here! Ingredients For the cakes….. 85g self raising flour 25g cocoa powder ½ tsp baking powder 115g margarine 115g golden caster sugar 2 eggs 2tbsp milk For the icing……..

Chocolate Chip Cupcakes Recipe

Here is the recipe for the chocolate chip cupcakes I made today.  They are really easy to make and you can get the icing to look really good if you use a piping bag.  The recipe makes 12 cupcakes. Cake ingredients 100g margarine 100g caster sugar 2 eggs 100g self raising flour 75g chocolate chips…

Colourful Lemon Cupcakes

These cupcakes are lemon sponge with lemon buttercream….. They are decorated with little flowers from Milly Molly Mandy and with yellow edible glitter from Splat Cooking.  I love glittery cupcakes!

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