Tuesday, 16 October 2007

The holidays are coming....the holidays are coming!


As promised here is the coca cola cupcake recipe!
Cake:
200gm Plain flour
250gm Golden castor sugar ,1/2 tsp bicarb
1/4 tsp salt ,1 large egg ,125ml buttermilk (30gm yoghurt with 100ml semi-skimmed milk) ,1 tsp vanilla
125gm unsalted butter ,2tbsp cocoa powder ,175ml Coca cola
Icing:
225gm Icing sugar
30gm butter
3tbsp Coca Cola
1tbsp cocoa
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
Cake:Preheat the oven to 180'/Gas 4. In a large bowl combine the flour, sugar, bicarb & salt. Beat the egg, buttermilk and vanilla in a measuring jug. in a saucepan melt the butter, cocoa,& Coca Cola, heat gently. Pour it into the dry ingredients,stir well with a wooden spoon and then add liquid ingredients. This mixture will be very wet. Pour ito cupcake cases.
Bake for approx 30minutes or until tester comes out clean. These cakes are quite wet so don't be alarmed.
Icing:In a saucepan combine the butter, Coca~Cola,and cocoa, stir over a low heat until the butter has melted. Remove from heat addthe vanilla and spoon in the sieved icing sugar. Icing will be spreadable but runny! Pour the icing over the cupcakes whilst they are still warm. (not too thick)Top with a gummy cola bottle! (optional)

WARNING These cupcakes are incredibly rich but very yummy!
Last night I went to my first scrapaholics crop, had a great time and everyone was really friendly...thanks to mandy & girls for making me & lucy welcome......don't think i will be back on tonight as Spooks is back..........mmmmm.....Tx

This is my cards for a 'Glitzy Handmade Card swap' on UKS... I need to say that I have had a complete confidence crisis with this. I have never participated in anything like this and i'm not sure that my work will be as good as the others....but here goes!

2 comments:

Sharon said...

Wow Teresa, your cards are beautiful.

....and thanks for posting the coca cola cupcake recipe!

Glitter Chatter said...

i can confirm the cola cupcakes are scrummy mmmmmm :)

Tuesday, 16 October 2007

The holidays are coming....the holidays are coming!


As promised here is the coca cola cupcake recipe!
Cake:
200gm Plain flour
250gm Golden castor sugar ,1/2 tsp bicarb
1/4 tsp salt ,1 large egg ,125ml buttermilk (30gm yoghurt with 100ml semi-skimmed milk) ,1 tsp vanilla
125gm unsalted butter ,2tbsp cocoa powder ,175ml Coca cola
Icing:
225gm Icing sugar
30gm butter
3tbsp Coca Cola
1tbsp cocoa
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
Cake:Preheat the oven to 180'/Gas 4. In a large bowl combine the flour, sugar, bicarb & salt. Beat the egg, buttermilk and vanilla in a measuring jug. in a saucepan melt the butter, cocoa,& Coca Cola, heat gently. Pour it into the dry ingredients,stir well with a wooden spoon and then add liquid ingredients. This mixture will be very wet. Pour ito cupcake cases.
Bake for approx 30minutes or until tester comes out clean. These cakes are quite wet so don't be alarmed.
Icing:In a saucepan combine the butter, Coca~Cola,and cocoa, stir over a low heat until the butter has melted. Remove from heat addthe vanilla and spoon in the sieved icing sugar. Icing will be spreadable but runny! Pour the icing over the cupcakes whilst they are still warm. (not too thick)Top with a gummy cola bottle! (optional)

WARNING These cupcakes are incredibly rich but very yummy!
Last night I went to my first scrapaholics crop, had a great time and everyone was really friendly...thanks to mandy & girls for making me & lucy welcome......don't think i will be back on tonight as Spooks is back..........mmmmm.....Tx

This is my cards for a 'Glitzy Handmade Card swap' on UKS... I need to say that I have had a complete confidence crisis with this. I have never participated in anything like this and i'm not sure that my work will be as good as the others....but here goes!

2 comments:

Sharon said...

Wow Teresa, your cards are beautiful.

....and thanks for posting the coca cola cupcake recipe!

Glitter Chatter said...

i can confirm the cola cupcakes are scrummy mmmmmm :)