Apple Spice Cupcakes – Simple and Delicious

It is October!  Fall!  Cool weather!  Apple time.  I had some apples and had to do something with them.  Why not make some Apple Spice Cupcakes?!  Simple and DELISH!!

Apple Spice Cupcakes

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Ingredients

1 1/4 cups flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1/8 teaspoon nutmeg
1/8 teaspoon ginger
8 Tablespoons butter, melted
1 cup grated apple (whatever apple you like.  I had Macintosh today)
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup light brown sugar
1/2 cup sour cream
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla

Directions

1.  Preheat oven 350 degrees
2.  Whisk flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt and spices.
3.  In a separate bowl whisk melted butter, sugar, brown sugar, sour cream, eggs, and vanilla until smooth.  Add grated apple and stir together.
4.  Whisk in flour mixture until just combined.
5.  Divide batter among muffin cups.  Bake until tops spring back.  15-18 minutes.  Transfer to rack and let cool 5 minutes.  Remove the cupcakes to the rack to cool completely.

Frosting

Ingredients

1 1/2 sticks butter, softened
3 cups confectioners sugar
pinch of salt
1 teaspoons vanilla
2 Whole Milk
1/2 teaspoon Cinnamon
1/8 teaspoon nutmeg
1/8 teaspoon ginger

Directions

1.  Mix butter, sugar and salt on medium speed until creamy.  About 3-5 minutes
2.  Add rest of ingredients and beat on high 2-3 minutes.
3.  Frost cupcakes.  Sprinkle with Cinnamon!

YUM!!!

2 thoughts on “Apple Spice Cupcakes – Simple and Delicious

  1. You can take the girl outta CNY………
    but you can’t take her recipe mojo!
    A true taste of home ♡

    Think I’ll do cream cheese frosting on mine!

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