Chef Ilean Maite Benvenuti Recipe

Guava Cupcakes

By Chef Ilean Maite Benvenuti Chefhun

This cupscakes are perfect for friends get togethers and adult parties. Perfect with coffee. Try it you won't regret it.

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12 cupcakes
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1 c
butter, softened
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1 c
sugar (heaping)
1 2/3
self rising flour
1 Tbsp
vanilla extract
4 oz
guava paste (cut in small cubes)
8 oz
cream cheese
1/2 oz
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2 c
confectioner sugar
1 tsp
vanilla extract
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Directions Step-By-Step

Preheat oven to 350F. Line a 12 hole muffin pan with 12 cupcakes liners. Cut the guava paste in small cubes. Set a side.
Place the butter, sugar and eggs in a big bowl. Mix well , add the flour little by little until you get an uniform batter. Finally add the vanilla.
Fill every cupcake liner half way , add 2 cubes of guava paste then pour more batter until you fill every liner 3/4.
CREAM CHEESE FROSTING..beat, cream cheese ,butter, sugar and vanilla until you get a creamy frosting. Decorate every cupcake with the frosting and a little cube of guava on top.If you don't like frosting just sprinkle confectioner sugar on top.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Caribbean
Other Tag: Quick & Easy