Fantastic Orange Cupcakes W/ Buttercream Frosting

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Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

I doctored up an old recipe of mine, for the cupcakes and used a butter cream recipe for the frosting.



Enjoy!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
24
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 - 16.5 oz
package duncan heinz orange deluxe cake mix
1 - 8 oz
cream cheese, softened
1/2 c
water
1/2 c
vegetable oil
4
eggs
1 Tbsp
vanilla or for more orange flavoring, use 1/2 orange extract

FROSTING

1 c
softened, butter
3 c
confectioners' sugar
2 tsp
vanilla
1 OR 2
drops red & yellow food coloring- if you desire orange frosting like i made
orange
extract to taste

How to Make Fantastic Orange Cupcakes W/ Buttercream Frosting

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degree F.

    Prepare muffin pan with paper liners or I used silicone cupcake liners. Set aside.
  • 2In a large mixing bowl, add all cake ingredients and beat well. Scrape sides of bowl, make sure all is well incorporated.
  • 3Fill each cupcake liner 2/3 full.
  • 4Place in oven and bake 20 - 25 minutes or until pick comes out clean.
  • 5Frosting:

    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.
  • 6Enjoy! They are a deliciously moist cupcakes and the frosting is yummy!

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About Fantastic Orange Cupcakes W/ Buttercream Frosting

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy