Lychee Cupcakes

September 8, 2008

Here’s an easy cupcake recipe which does not require a cake mixer. All you need is a mixing bowl, a scraper, an oven and all the ingredients. The end results…

Lychee Cupcakes

Crunchy on the inside

Ingredients

200g flour

2 tsp baking powder

1 1/2 tbsp milk powder

1 cup cornflakes (finely blended)

150g butter

100g castor sugar

1 egg

2 tsp vanilla essence

100g lychee (drained & cut into small pieces)

1 tbsp lychee juice

Method

1. Preheat oven at 200 degress C.

2. Sift flour, baking powder and milk powder into a mixing bowl.

3. Stir in the finely blended cornflakes.

4. Add in butter and mix till it forms breadcrumbs.

5. Stir in castor sugar. Mix well.

6. Add in egg, vanilla essence, lychee juice and cubes.

7. Continue mixing until it forms a soft dough.

8. Scoop batter into cupcake liners.

8. Bake at 200 degress C for 20-30 minutes (depending on how big is your cupcake).

9. To finish it, dust cupcakes with some icing sugar.

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3 Responses to “Lychee Cupcakes”

  1. jo Says:

    hmm what an unusual recipe! looks yummy and the pics look great!

  2. buzzingbee Says:

    okay…I’m gonna attempt to make this. Hope it works. Thanks for sharing!! πŸ™‚

  3. hooisanlai Says:

    My pleasure, bee πŸ™‚ all the best to you!

    Thanks jo πŸ™‚ yeah, it’s something special to try out but I personally feel that the lychee taste isn’t strong enough.


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