Heavenly Coconut Cupcakes

7
Deneece Gursky

By
@Smokeygirlxo

I recently made these for a neighbor of mine who is pregnant and was craving coconut cupcakes. My family was upset that I didnt make any for them so I decided to make another batch today for them. They were a huge hit! With coconut baked in and then sprinkled generously on top, these are a definite coconut lovers dream! fluffy bites of coconutty heaven!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:

Ingredients

  • ·
    1/2 c sugar
  • ·
    1/4 c butter softened (dont use margarine)
  • ·
    1/4 c coconut oil
  • ·
    3 eggs
  • ·
    1/4 c and a bit more flaked coconut (i use sweetened)
  • ·
    1 1/2 t baking powder
  • ·
    1 1/2 cup flour
  • ·
    1/4 c coconut milk
  • ·
    your favorite vanilla icing
  • ·
    coconut flavor
  • ·
    sweetened coconut for topping

How to Make Heavenly Coconut Cupcakes

Step-by-Step

  1. Line a muffin pan with cupcake liners
  2. In large bowl beat together sugar, butter and coconut oil until fluffy
  3. Add eggs one at a time until each is blended in evenly
  4. Turn mixture to low and blend in coconut.
  5. Now mix together the baking powder and flour in a different bowl. Add the flour mix and the coconut milk alternating between the two a little bit at a time to the sugar mixture beating on low speed continuously until both are added completely
  6. Spoon into muffin tins lined with cupcake liners and bake in preheated 350 degree oven for about 15 to 18 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean
  7. remove from oven and allow to cool completely
  8. Mix coconut flavor in with your fave vanilla icing till desired taste. Frost cupcakes and then sprinkle generously with coconut (you can toast coconut first if you like, my family prefers it not toasted)
  9. Now bite in and enjoy some coconut heaven

Printable Recipe Card

About Heavenly Coconut Cupcakes

Course/Dish: Cakes Other Snacks
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #coconut #Cupcakes



Show 29 Comments & Reviews

A Week’s Worth of Go-To Summer Dinner Menus

A Week’s Worth of Go-To Summer Dinner Menus


Looking for dinner inspiration? We’re here for you! Check out our week’s worth of summer dinner menus that are family tested and approved. From Meatless Monday to Taco Tuesday to Sunday night supper, we have summer favorites that you’re going to love.

17 Quick and Easy Lunch Recipes

17 Quick and Easy Lunch Recipes


Looking for lunch ideas? Bored of the same old, same old? We’re here for you. These 17 quick and easy lunch recipes are filling enough to get you through to dinner (and not one is a green salad). If you want something hot or cold, healthy or indulgent, there’s a recipe for you.

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears


Come fall, when you think of fruit typically it’s apple. This year try cooking and baking with pears, too. Sweet and juicy, pears are high in fiber and low in calories they’re a great source of vitamin C. Their taste and uses vary by variety. While there are over 3,000 types, two of the most […]