COCA COLA CUPCAKES W/COLA FROSTING

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Jo Anne Sugimoto

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@sugarnspicetedibears

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Ingredients

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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

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