COCA COLA CUPCAKES W/COLA FROSTING

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Jo Anne Sugimoto

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@sugarnspicetedibears

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★★★★☆ 4 votes

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Ingredients

  • PART 1:

  • 1 c
    cola
  • 1/2 c
    butter
  • 1/2 c
    vegetable oil
  • 1/2 c
    cocoa powder
  • 22 large
    marshmallows
  • PART 2:

  • 2 c
    flour
  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 c
    buttermilk
  • 2 large
    eggs, beaten
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • COLA FROSTING:

  • 1/4 c
    powdered cocoa
  • 6 Tbsp
    cola
  • 1/2 c
    butter
  • 3 3/4 c
    powdered sugar (1 lb. box)
  • 1 c
    nuts, chopped (your choice)
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla

How to Make COCA COLA CUPCAKES W/COLA FROSTING

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Prep cupcake tin with paper liners.
  2. PART 1:
  3. In a saucepan mix cola, butter, vegetable oil and cocoa powder. Bring to a boil, remove from heat and add marshmallows. Place lid on pan until marshmallows start to melt, stir well.
  4. PART 2:
  5. Mix flour, sugar and baking soda in a large bowl, add buttermilk, eggs, and vanilla, mix well.
  6. Combine Part 1 and Part 2 together, blend well.
  7. Spoon batter into cupcake liners 2/3 full.
  8. Bake for approximately 20 minutes. Do a toothpick test and if it comes out clean, it's done.
  9. Remove the cupcakes from the oven onto a wire rack to cool.
  10. COLA FROSTING:
  11. In a medium saucepan, mix together cocoa, cola and butter. Heat over medium heat until melted then bring to a boil.
  12. Remove from heat and add powdered sugar, nuts and vanilla, blend well.
  13. Make sure that the cupcakes are completely cooled.
  14. Let frosting cool until stiff enough to frost or pipe onto the cupcakes.

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About COCA COLA CUPCAKES W/COLA FROSTING

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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