Friday, September 13, 2013

Banana-Orange-Walnut Cupcakes

Banana Orange Walnut Cake
 


Ingredients:

240g self-raising flour
1/2 tsp bicarbonate of soda
170g butter, softened
140g caster sugar
3 eggs (59g each)
zest of 1 orange
125 ml orange juice
20g roasted walnuts, chop coarsely
1 cup mashed ripe bananas
a few walnut halves

  • Preheat oven at 160 deg C.
  • Sift flour together with bicarbonate of soda.  Set aside.
  • Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add in orange zest.
  • Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
  • Stir in mashed bananas. 
  • Add in flour mixture, alternating with orange juice; starting and ending with flour and walnut.
  • Spoon cake batter into cupcake casings.  Gently place a few walnut halves on the top.
  • Bake for about 30 minutes or until done.

16 comments:

  1. Hi Veronica
    As I was going thru your recipe ingredients and a look at your cuppies, I am imagining the fragrant banana smell and taste in it. Must be soft and fluffy by the look at the texture and I love the colour of these cuppies. How many cuppies this recipe yields? 6?

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  2. Hi Mel I usually made this in a 20 cm round pan but this time I made them into cupcakes. Guess what I didn't count how many cuppies I got.

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  3. WOW! Sound so yummy. I simply love banana and walnut. Must try this out soon !

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  4. Hi Veronica,
    the cuppies look so fluffy.. Not all cake's recipe could be turned into cupcake.. but yours, turned out perfectly..

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    1. Thanks for dropping by and appreciate your leaving comments.

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    2. Simple and delicious. I am baking it again today.

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  5. ivy sew http://simplybeautifulhealthyliving.blogspot.comSeptember 14, 2013 at 11:06 AM

    Hi Veronica, the cupcakes are so moist and fluffy. Already imagining myself having this with a cup of coffee right now. Btw, have a great weekend and cheers :)

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    1. Ivy yes definitely nice with a coffee or tea. Have a great weekend!

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  6. these must taste really good! looks spongy

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  7. Veronica, I know that this is simply yummy! The texture looks so soft and moist.

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  8. Pretty cupcakes. Look so soft and fluffy.

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  9. Ya Veronica, i like banana cake with walnut, it is yummy. Yours also got orange, the flavor must be great.

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  10. The texture of these cupcakes looks so light and fluffy! :D

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  11. These little cupcakes look so soft there!

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  12. I made the cupcakes last Saturday, it's really taste yummy! Thanks, Veronica :)

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