An easy recipe, made from simple everyday ingredients, this cupcake recipe will be your favorite recipe in no time. It’s simply topped with white cream frosting which is perfect for any occasion. Nowadays these little hand-held delights are a huge hit at parties and are even at weddings. Everyone loves cupcakes whether old or young.
These Strawberry White Chocolate Chip Cupcakes will make a perfect addition to any brunch, celebration or getaway that you may have coming up and the best part is that they are ridiculously easy to make!
Strawberry Cupcake Ingredients
To prepare this moist and fluffy strawberry cupcake recipe, you’ll need:
Baking powder and baking soda
Red food colouring (optional)
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
Sift cake flour into a bowl, then add the baking powder, baking soda and salt.
Whip butter and sugar until pale and fluffy. Then mix in the egg and egg whites.
Whisk together the buttermilk, part of the strawberry puree and vanilla extract.
Add the flour mixture and buttermilk mixture to the butter mixture in cut fold method.
Fold the diced strawberries into the batter. Divide it amongst the lined muffin cups and bake until toothpick inserted into the centre comes out clean. Allow the cupcakes to fully cool before frosting and decorating.
Ingredients for vanilla cream frosting :
3 cups powdered sugar
1/3 cup butter, softened
1 ½ teaspoons vanilla paste or (vanilla essence 4-6 drops)
1 to 2 tablespoons milk
In medium bowl, mix powdered sugar and butter with electric mixer on low speed. Stir in vanilla essence and 1 tablespoon of the milk. Gradually beat in so that remaining milk to make frosting smooth and spreadable. If frosting is too thick, beat in more milk, a few drops at a time. If frosting becomes too thin, beat in a small amount of powdered sugar little at a time. Add in chocolate chips in moderation.
If you can find a vanilla bean paste it’s worth the investment or you can carry on with vanilla essence The role of vanilla is that it enhances the sweetness of the sugar, thus allows you to decrease the amount of sugar in recipes.
You can even use unsalted butter.
For the final touches take the cupcakes and spread the vanilla frosting with a butter knife or a sandwich spreader.
For fancy decoration put the frosting into a piping bag and put on your favorite designed nozzle and pipe it along with the cupcake.
Well, be it any party or just a get together, cupcakes are the best option to go with. This is something that even a 60 years old will love to have and a 6 years old kid too. These are the perfect choice for desert for any type of parties. So, whenever you plan a party at your home next time don’t forget to add these cups cakes in the menu.