Strawberry-Coconut/Chocolate Cupcakes

Christine M.

By
@cmontecillo

Perfect for a party or bringing to the office - and there's an alternative for those that don't like chocolate!


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Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Ingredients

CUPCAKE

1 box
strawberry cake mix (+eggs and oil for recipe)

FROSTING

1/4 stick
butter, softened
1/2 pkg
cream cheese, softened
1/2 tsp
pure vanilla extract
1-2 c
powdered sugar

TOPPING

mini chocolate chips
shredded coconut, sweetened

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Prepare strawberry cupcakes as directed; cool.
2
Mix butter and cream cheese until well mixed; add vanilla. Slowly add powered sugar about 1/4 cup at a time until frosting reaches desired thickness/stiffness.
3
Pour mini chocolate chips and coconut into separate plates.Lightly frost cooled cupcakes; dip frosted cupcakes into either the chocolate chips or coconut - roll cupcakes in toppings until well covered.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy