Gingerbread Cupcake 2

Gingerbread Cupcakes

Total Time:
45 mins
Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
25 mins
Yield:
24 servings
Dish Size:
Platter
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July 12, 2016

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup molasses
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 Tablespoon vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 2 Tablespoons ground ginger
  • 1 Tablespoon cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves

Frosting:

  • 4 ounces cream cheese, soft
  • 1 1/2 Tablespoons cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 4 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 - 4 Tablespoons heavy cream

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Line 24 muffin cups with paper liners. Set aside. 
  3. For the cupcakes, blend together the butter, sugar, brown sugar and molasses in the bowl of a stand mixer until light and fluffy. 
  4. Add in eggs and mix well. 
  5. Add flour, ginger, cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves. Slowly blend until batter is smooth. 
  6. Fill each muffin cup 3/4 full with batter. Bake for 22 - 25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean. Set aside to cool. 
  7. For the frosting, place the cream cheese, cinnamon and vanilla in the bowl of a stand mixer. Blend until smooth and fluffy. 
  8. Add in powdered sugar and cream. Slowly blend until all of the powdered sugar is incorporated. Then, turn up the speed and continue blending until fluffy. 
  9. Spread frosting on cooled cupcakes with a knife or pastry bag. Arrange on your temp-tations® Gingerbread Platter to serve. 
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