Sugar Cookie Cupcakes

Sugar Cookie Cupcakes

Servings

12

Prep

15 min

Cook

20 min

Cupcake

unsalted butter, softened 1 stick
sugar 1 cup
egg 2
vanilla extract 3 tsp
all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cup
baking powder 1 1/2 tsp
salt 1/8 tsp
half and half 3/4 cup

Frosting

Cream cheese, room temp 2 tbsp
unsalted butter, softened 1 stick
vanilla extract 1 tsp
half and half 5 tbsp
powdered sugar 5 1/2 cups

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350 and line a muffin tin with cupcake liners.
  2. In a large bowl cream together butter and sugar until fluffy
  3. Mix in vanilla and eggs.
  4. In another bowl add flour, baking powder, and salt, and whisk to combine.
  5. Add dry ingredients to wet ingredients and mix.
  6. Add half n’ half and mix until completely incorporated.
  7. Spoon batter into prepared tin, filling each liner about ⅔ full.
  8. Bake 18-20 minutes or until barely starting to brown around the edges. Allow to cool completely.
  9. In a large bowl cream together cream cheese, butter, and sugar.
  10. Mix in vanilla and add milk 1 tablespoon at a time until a spreadable consistency is reached.
  11. Stir in red food coloring, one drop at a time until desired shade is achieved.
  12. Spread or pipe frosting onto cupcakes. Add sprinkles if desired. Store in airtight container.

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  1. Whoops, i am missing the picture of this cupcake. Once I make them again, i will get a picture added.

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