I doctored up an old recipe of mine, for the cupcakes and used a butter cream recipe for the frosting.
prep time10 Min
cook time25 Min
Ingredients For fantastic orange cupcakes w/ buttercream frosting
1 - 16.5 oz
package duncan heinz orange deluxe cake mix
1 - 8 oz
cream cheese, softened
vanilla or for more orange flavoring, use 1/2 orange extract
1 OR 2
drops red & yellow food coloring- if you desire orange frosting like i made
extract to taste
How To Make fantastic orange cupcakes w/ buttercream frosting
Preheat oven to 350 degree F.
Prepare muffin pan with paper liners or I used silicone cupcake liners. Set aside.
In a large mixing bowl, add all cake ingredients and beat well. Scrape sides of bowl, make sure all is well incorporated.
Fill each cupcake liner 2/3 full.
Place in oven and bake 20 - 25 minutes or until pick comes out clean.
Beat butter until nice and fluffy - slowly beat in the confectioners' sugar a little at a time. Beat in vanilla or orange extract & food coloring if using.
Frost cooled cupcakes.
Enjoy! They are a deliciously moist cupcakes and the frosting is yummy!
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