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Samoa Inspired Cupcakes

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Chocolate, caramel, and toasted coconut cupcakes inspired by a girl scout favorite.

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Ingredients


Baking Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 and line 2 muffin tins with 23 cupcake papers.
  2. 1. Prepare cake as instructed in box.
  3. 2. Add 3 TBS of cake mix to each cupcake paper.
  4. 3. Bake at 350 for 18 minutes. Let cool.
  5. 4. While cupcakes are cooling pour half a bag of shredded coconut into a cake pan or baking sheet with sides. Spread the coconut so out. Bake at 350 until golden, be careful not to over bake.
  6. 5. Mix Duncan Hines Caramel Flavor packet into cream cheese icing.
  7. 6. Pip icing onto cooled cupcakes.
  8. 7. Top cupcakes with shredded coconut.
  9. 8. Melt chocolate and drizzle over cupcakes.

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Tips

Melt in your Mouth Cakes & Cupcakes

Melt in your Mouth Cakes & Cupcakes

Mix all liquid ingredients on high with the mixer for 30 seconds to 1 minute. Blend in dry ingredients using medium speed. Batter will appear thick due to the speed used when mixing the liquids and eggs. Follow baking directions and decorate as usual.


Kalua mocha pound cake (bundt cake)

Kalua mocha pound cake (bundt cake)

Use the Duncan Hines pound cake recipe (that takes yellow cake and vanilla instant pudding. Add 1/4 cup Kalua (or other coffee-flavored liqueur) and reduce water to 1/4 cup. Use chocolate or chocolate fudge instant pudding instead of vanilla. Bake in bundt cake pan. Cook for about 60 minutes. When completely cool, dust with powdered sugar or top with glaze of Kahlua and powdered sugar. Also makes great miniature bundt cakes (cupcakes).





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