Orange Cupcakes

January 13, 2009 at 10:24 am 2 comments

My sister and I made these Orange Cuppies with Cream Cheese frosting lastnight. Whaddya think?

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Orange Cake Recipe: (adapted from a Bon Appetite recipe, June 2001)

  • 2 1/2 cups cake flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons (1 1/4 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • zest of one orange
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1 cup whole milk

Creaming Method.

Basic Cream Cheese Frosting:

  • 1 8-ounce package cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 3 1/4 cups powdered sugar

Cream all ingredients together with an electric mixer, incorporating as much air as possible. You want this frosting to be super light and fluffy!

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2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. dawn  |  January 14, 2009 at 4:46 pm

    gorgeous…love to try these

    Reply
  • 2. Acoustic Components  |  January 24, 2011 at 10:16 am

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    Reply

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