How to Prepare Delicious Espresso Martini Cupcakes

Espresso Martini Cupcakes.

Espresso Martini Cupcakes

You can cook Espresso Martini Cupcakes using 16 ingredients and 8 steps. Here is how you cook it.

Ingredients of Espresso Martini Cupcakes

  1. Prepare of For the cake:.
  2. You need of eggs.
  3. Prepare of self-raising flour.
  4. You need of soft butter/margarine.
  5. It’s of caster sugar.
  6. Prepare of Kaluha.
  7. Prepare of very soft butter.
  8. You need of cocoa powder.
  9. Prepare of About 4 tablespoons of vodka.
  10. You need of small handful of coffee beans.
  11. Prepare of dried coffee dissolved in 2 tablespoons boiling.
  12. It’s of for the frosting:.
  13. Prepare of full-fat cream cheese.
  14. You need of icing sugar.
  15. It’s of for the coffee beans:.
  16. It’s of Kaluha.

Espresso Martini Cupcakes instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 180deg. Make the cakes by whisking the butter with the sugar until light and fluffy..
  2. Then add the eggs and whisk again. Mix the cocoa and flour together and add, whisk in..
  3. Finally add the Kaluah and coffee. Whisk until thoroughly mixed and divide into the cupcake cases..
  4. Bake for 15mins or until the cake springs back and a skewer comes out clean..
  5. Allow to cool on a cooling rack for 5mins before brushing vodka over the top of the cakes with a pastry brush. Brush all of them once then return to the beginning to brush them a second time. They don’t need to be saturated in vodka!.
  6. To make the frosting beat the cream cheese and butter together until well combined. Add the icing sugar and beat for a couple of minutes until very well combined. Add the Kaluah and beat until thoroughly mixed..
  7. To make the coffee beans, spread on a baking tray and place in a 150deg oven for 10mins..
  8. To assemble pipe or smooth the frosting onto the cakes and garnish with a couple of coffee beans..