Christmas Cupcakes

Christmas CupcakesSome festive cupcakes for you to try. Not much time to write anything else - I've got too much to do! I thought I was really organised...!


Yield: 12

Christmas Cupcakes

easy Christmas cupcake recipe
prep time: 10 minscook time: 25 minstotal time: 35 mins


350g plain flour
85g golden caster sugar
85g light muscovado sugar
1 tbsp baking powder
zest 2 small oranges
2 eggs
284ml carton soured cream
1 tsp vanilla extract
100g butter , melted


Step 1: Heat oven to 200C/fan 180C/ gas 6. Line a 12-hole muffin tin with paper cases.
Step 2: Mix the flour, sugars, baking powder and zest.
Step 3: In another bowl, beat the eggs, then stir in the cream, vanilla and butter and pour into the dry ingredients. Stir to mix but don't overbeat. Spoon into cases.
Step 4: Bake for 25 minutes
Step 5: Cool and decorate with butter icing and festive sprinkles