Sunday, December 31, 2006

Eggnog cupcakes


190 gm. Butter
160 gm. sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp. Bailey's coffee or Rum
1/2 tsp. Vanilla Essence
1/2 tsp. almond essence
190 gm. cake flour
1/2 tsp. Baking powder
1/8 tsp. ground nutmeg
1/4 tsp. ground cinnamon
1/4 tsp. salt
125 gm. egg nog


(1) Cream butter and sugar till creamy.
(2) Add in eggs one at a time and beat well after each addition.
(3) Add the bailey's coffee, almond essence and vanilla essence.
(4) In a separate bowl, mix together the flour, baking powder, nutmeg, cinnamon powder and salt.
(5) Add the flour mixture into the butter mixture, alternating with portions of the eggnog. Mix well.
(6) Scoop mixture into prepared paper cups , three quarter way and bake at 180C for about 20 mins. or till skewer inserted comes out clean.
(7) Decorate cupcakes with some fresh cream, some decorations and sieve some cocoa powder over it.


Ling said...

Aunty yochana, where can i find egg nog?


yochana said...


You can get eggnog from Jasons supermarket. You can replace with buttermilk or fresh milk too.'


Ling said...

Thanks aunty yochana. Think i will use buttermilk since there's a packet in my fridge.

rossya said...

Aunty yochana, yr rainbow mat agar-agar look soooo beautiful. I for one seldom make my own agar-agar.. Simply no confident. But would really like to try making this one.. care to share the recipe? Please aunty.. please...

yochana said...

hi rossya,

this mat agar agar recipe is from the book "Jolly Jelly". I bought this book from Popular book store. I suggest you buy the book cos there's lots of lovely agar agar inside.