AK Club Members get access to hundreds of great recipes suitable for babies, toddlers, and the whole family. Join for FREE today! Join the AK Club
Annabel Karmel
Stokke LB
ITSY leaderboard
British Lion Eggs LB
Join the AK Club

Join the Club

Thanksgiving Cupcakes

For our American friends at home or away, these (turkey) cupcakes will be gobbled-up in minutes.

Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 20 to 25 minutes
Makes: 12 Cupcakes
Login or Join the AK Club to view this recipe.
Ingredients

For the Cupcakes:

100 g dark chocolate
175 g butter
225 g caster sugar
3 eggs
125 g self-raising flour
pinch of salt
70 g soft butter
150 g icing sugar
10 g cocoa
1 tbsp milk

For Decoration:

Oreo cookies
Mini marshmallows
black writing icing pen
M&M’s
red icing pen
dummy jelly sweets x 12
Method
  1. Preheat the oven to 180 C (160 C Fan)/350 F/Gas Mark 4
  2. Line a muffin tin with cupcake cases.
  3. Melt the butter and chocolate together in a bowl over simmering water until runny.
  4. Add the sugar and eggs, flour and salt.
  5. Whisk until fluffy using an electric hand whisk. Spoon into cases. Bake for 20 to 25 minutes and then leave to cool.
  6. Whisk together butter, icing sugar cocoa and milk. Spread the icing over the cupcakes.
  7. Put one half of an Oreo Cookie on top of the cupcake. Make eyes from the mini marshmallows and add eyeballs with the red icing pen. Stick the nose on with icing, adding a little extra red icing on the tip and arrange the M&M’s for feathers.

Our products...