Chai Cupcakes

Chai Cupcakes

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Michelle Walsh

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@moongoddess235

These are spice filled deliciousness....the icing is the kicker!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
30
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

  • FOR MUFFINS:

  • 1 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 c
    unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4 c
    instant chai tea latte mix (such as pacific chai)
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 c
    unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 2 large
    eggs
  • 1/2 c
    milk
  • 1/2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • FROSTING:

  • 8 oz
    cream cheese, softened
  • 1/4 c
    instant chai tea latte mix
  • 1/2 c
    confectioners sugar

How to Make Chai Cupcakes

Step-by-Step

  1. Muffins:
    Heat oven to 350 degrees. Line 30 indents of mini muffin pans (using 3 pans total) with paper or foil liners.
    Into a small bowl, whisk flour, cocoa, chai mix, baking powder and salt. In a large bowl, beat butter until smooth. Beat in sugar until fluffy, 3 minutes. Beat in eggs, one at a time.
    On low speed, alternately beat flour mixture and milk into butter mixture, beginning and ending with flour. Add vanilla. Divide batter among prepared cups; for ease, place batter in a large plastic bag, snip off a corner and pipe into the cups.
    Bake at 350 degrees until tops spring back when lightly pressed, about 15 minutes. Remove cupcakes from pans to a rack; let cool.
  2. Frosting:
    Meanwhile, beat together cream cheese, chai tea mix, ¼ cup confectioners’ sugar, and milk until smooth. Refrigerate until ready to frost.
    Once the cupcakes have cooled, spread with frosting, about 1 ½ tsp. For each. Dust with additional 2 TBLS. Confectioners’ sugar and cocoa powder, if desired.

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About Chai Cupcakes

Course/Dish: Cakes Sweet Breads
Hashtags: #spice #Cupcakes #Chai



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