Pancake Cupcakes with Maple Bacon Buttercream Frosting

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Sheila Devor

By
@dnaexpert

Pure Pleasure! Who would have thought you could make a cupcake from pancake batter, right? This moist, delicious cupcake along with the maple bacon buttercream frosting will have you wanting to eat these for breakfast! The sweetness of the frosting and that touch of bacon gives this cupcake the perfect trifecta!

Blue Ribbon Recipe

This is one of those times when bacon really DOES belong in dessert! We loved the maple-bacon flavor in the icing... A great way to start your day! The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★☆ 43 votes

Comments:
Serves:
12 Cupcakes
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • FOR THE CUPCAKES

  • 2 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 1 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 1/2 c
    whole milk
  • 2
    eggs
  • 2 Tbsp
    unsalted butter, melted and cooled
  • 2-3 slice
    bacon, crumbled into batter (optional)
  • FOR THE FROSTING

  • 1 c
    unsalted butter, at room temperature
  • 2 1/2 c
    powdered sugar
  • 3 Tbsp
    maple syrup
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 3 slice
    bacon, cooked, cooled and crumbled

How to Make Pancake Cupcakes with Maple Bacon Buttercream Frosting

About Pancake Cupcakes with Maple Bacon Buttercream Frosting

Course/Dish: Cakes, Other Desserts, Pancakes
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Recipe For: The Best Cupcake
Hashtags: #maple, #frosting, #Cupcakes




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