Skip to main content
logo
Food Advertising by

Marble Cupcakes ~ 大理石纸杯蛋糕


Chocolate and vanilla are the best of friends and they complement extremely well with each other. This is a very easy recipe and these cuppies can be done in a pretty short time.  They are soft, moist and  with the two-tone butter frosting, they are seriously yummy!






Marble Cupcakes  ~  大理石纸杯蛋糕
Ingredients
  • 150 gm butter
  • 150 gm caster sugar
  • 174 gm self-raising flour
  • 3 eggs
  • 50 ml milk
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2.1/2 tsp cocoa/chocolate powder
Frosting
  • 80 gm butter
  • 123 gm icing sugar
Method
  1. Sift self-raising flour, set aside.
  2. In a mixing bowl, beat butter, sugar, eggs and milk till well combined.
  3. Fold in sifted flour and beat till smooth.
  4. Divide the batter into two portions.  In one portion add vanilla and in the other sift in the cocoa powder and mix till well incorporated.
  5. Spoon 1 Tbsp of vanilla batter into each cupcake liner.  Top with a spoonful of chocolate batter, alternating with vanilla batter until all batters have been used up.  Swirl the batters together lightly with a toothpick.
  6. Bake in a preheated oven @ 180 deg.C for 20 mins. Test with a skewer till it comes out clean.
  7. Let cupcakes to cool completely before frosting.
  8. Yield :  11 cupcakes
Note :   The above recipe for Frosting is sufficient for 7 cupcakes.










Comments

  1. Beautiful! I love that you have baked this classic in muffin form.

    ReplyDelete
  2. They look delicious, and they are so pretty! :)

    ReplyDelete
  3. I love it and definitely give it a try this weekend.

    ReplyDelete
  4. This looks delicious! Totally loved it . I love reading blogs. Because I am new in blogging and I require great instructional exercise like your post. Check for custom essay writing service

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Thanks for dropping by. Please click on 'Anonymous' if you do not have a blog but do leave your name after the comment because I would like to know who you are.

Popular posts from this blog

Almond Butter Cake ~ 杏仁牛油蛋糕

This is a delicious, moist, old-fashioned butter cake full of almondy flavour.  It looks pretty with the almond flaky top, certainly a crowd pleaser.   This cake is best consumed on the day it's freshly baked because of the crunchy nutty top but leftovers can still be kept chilled and reheated before serving.








Almond Butter Cake ~ 杏仁牛油蛋糕   (adapted from 'here')

Ingredients

250 gm butter100 gm caster sugar4 eggs150 gm self-raising flour75 gm plain flour90 gm almond mealAlmond flakes to garnishMethod Sift self-raising flour and plain flour together.  Set aside.Beat butter and sugar till light and creamy.Add eggs one at a time, mix well.Add in the flour, mix well, followed by the almond meal.   Mix till  just combined.Scoop batter into a lined 9 x 5 inch loaf pan.Sprinkle almond flakes on top.Bake @ 170 deg.C for  40 to 45 mins.  Test with a skewer till it comes out clean.Let cool in pan for about 15 mins. before unmoulding and letting it cool completely on a wire rack.





Pandan Angku Kuih ~ 班兰叶龟糕

I've never thought of making Angku Kuih or Red Tortoise Cake simply because it's so readily available in my daily market place.  But there have been so many posts of this traditional kuih by my fellow food bloggers and  they look so cute and beautiful that I just cannot resist the temptation of not trying my hands at it.

I must admit that making this kuih can be rather tedious and the amount of work can really make your head spin.  But if you prepare the mung bean filling a day ahead, then it does help to lighten your work quite a fair bit.  For all the  effort, these Pandan Angku Kuih came out beautifully.  To see how the kuih will be like the next day, I kept some in a container at room temperature.  To my surprise the skin of the kuih stayed soft till late the next day.  I didn't have to steam them again.  All I can say is that my efforts paid off handsomely and I'm so pleased.  Now, I've no qualms  experimenting this Angku Kuih with different flavours :)














Recip…

Country style steam chicken

This is one simple recipe of  steamed chicken dish which I'm sure many bloggers have blogged before.  Tasty yet easy and quick to prepare, this dish pairs very well with steamy hot white rice.