I’m loving your cupcake ideas

I have gotten several emails from you with ideas for cupcakes. They are fantastic! Even while I was attending a conference this weekend, my mind was overtaken by cupcakes.

The Campbell Clan sent these suggestions in to me via email.

Chocolate Pretzels
Bread Pudding
Sweet Potatoes
Snow Cone
Orange Julius
Butter Butter
and so many more…..

If you have great cupcake ideas to send me….. PLEASE DO! 101gourmetcupcakes(at)gmail(dot)com.

Here is a great recipe for a Ruby Red Grapefruit cupcake…So tasty.

Ruby Red Grapefruit

1 box yellow cake mix
3 eggs
3/4 cup buttermilk
2 tablespoons ruby red grapefruit zest
2 tablespoons ruby red grapefruit juice
Ruby Red Grapefruit buttercream frosting (recipe below)

Mix together cake mix, eggs, buttermilk, grapefruit zest and grapefruit juice. Scoop batter into paper liners and fill 3/4 full. Bake at 350 degrees for 12-15 minutes, until tops of cupcakes are light and golden. Remove from the oven and cool completely.

Ruby Red Grapefruit Buttercream Frosting
1/2 cup butter, softened
2 tablespoons ruby red grapefruit zest
2 tablespoons ruby red grapefruit juice
2 tablespoons of milk or more to desired consistency
1 lb. powdered sugar

Cream together butter, grapefruit zest and juice. Add powdered sugar and mix until completely combined. Add milk, 1 tablespoon at a time to desired consistency. Spread on top of cooled cupcakes.

One Reply to “I’m loving your cupcake ideas”

  1. Bread pudding?!? I’m IN!!!!

    Did you know that some friends and I are currently performing a Tour de Bread Pudding? When it is completed we can announce the winner and you can see if you agree with our bread pudding snobbery!

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