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Amaretto Cream Cupcakes: Cupcake Show #13

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These delicious cupcakes will be the hit of any celebration!
Ingredients
For cake
  Butter 5 Tablespoon
  Sugar 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Almond extract 1 Teaspoon
  Vanilla 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Eggs 2 Teaspoon
  Flour 1 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Baking powder 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
For the frosting
  Butter 4 Tablespoon
  Powdered sugar 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Heavy whipping cream 3 Tablespoon
  Amaretto 3 Tablespoon
  Almond extract 1⁄4 Teaspoon
For garnish
  Maraschino cherries 6 , cut in halves
  Silvered almonds 60
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat oven to 350˚F.
2. Line a cupcake pan with cupcake liners and set aside.
3. In small bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder and salt.

MAKING
4. In a mixer bowl, cream together butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
5. Add in almond and vanilla extract and mix well.
6. Beat in the eggs, 1 at a time and beat well after each addition, and mix well.
7. Add in the flour mixture in small batches alternating with the milk, beat on a low speed until just combined.
8. Raise the mixer up to medium speed and beat for 1 minute.
9. Divide batter evenly into the cupcake wells and bake in oven for 18 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in centre comes out clean.

FINALIZING
Frosting
10. In a bowl, beat butter and powdered sugar using whisk attachment.
11. Add in cream, Amaretto and almond extract and beat well.
12. Scrape down the sides of the bowl with spatula and turn mixer up to medium-high speed, and beat for 4 minutes.

SERVING
13. Spread the frosting on the cupcakes, and garnish them with cherry halves and sliced almonds.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Amaretto
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
55 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
75 Minutes
Servings: 
12
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