Earl Grey Cupcakes

Delicious cupcakes with a twist of Earl Grey!

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Ingredients

200g self raising

150g butter

150g caster sugar

1 level tsp baking powder

2 tsp mixed spice

1 cup mixed fruit

2 tbsp strong Earl Grey

2 eggs

Method

  1. Preheat the oven to Gas Mark 4/180c/350f)
  2. Sift flour, baking powder and mixed spice in a large bowl. Then add the butter, caster sugar, eggs and vanilla extract. Beat well with an electric/hand held mixer until smooth.
  3. Stir in the cold/room temperature tea and half of the currants
  4. Divide equally into cupcake holders
  5. Bake in the over for 20-25 minutes or until well risen and golden.
  6. Leave to cool before dusting with icing sugar and mixed spice

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Comments

  1. They sound delicious and will try them today - but why do you only add half the fruit?

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    June Stagg: Apr 22, 2020 at 08:55 AM
  1. They sound delicious and will try them today - but why do you only add half the fruit?

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    June Stagg: Apr 22, 2020 at 08:55 AM