Over 40 Lifestyle Blogger From Nottingham | Fashion | Food | Fitness | UK Travel

Gluten Free Coffee Cupcakes: Dairy Free Too

Gluten Free Coffee Cupcakes: Dairy Free Too

Gluten Free Coffee Cupcakes: Dairy Free Too. Hello friends. So are you looking for a Gluten-free Cupcake recipe today?

Are you a coffee fan at the same time too?

Do you fancy making these: Gluten Free Coffee Cupcakes (Dairy + Gluten Free).

Light, moist and fluffy coffee cupcakes topped with a swirl of coffee buttercream.

Also a double coffee hit for true coffee lovers.

This recipe is also made using a gluten free sponge mix.

How To Make Gluten Free Coffee Cupcakes:

Serves: 12 cupcakes

Prep Time: 15 mins
Cooking Time: 20 mins

What You Need:

For The Cake:

1 x 400g Delicious Alchemy vanilla sponge mix

180g unsalted butter or dairy-free alternative

3 large eggs

3 tsp instant coffee granules

2 tbsp hot water

For The Coffee Buttercream:

1½ tsp instant coffee granules

1½ tbsp milk or dairy-free alternative

150g unsalted butter or 120g dairy-free alternative

300g icing sugar

Pecans or dark chocolate chips for decoration

How To Make Gluten Free Coffee Cupcakes:

What You Do:

1.) Firstly, preheat the oven to 180C/160C fan. Line a cupcake tin with 12 paper cases.

2.) Dissolve the instant coffee in the hot water and set aside.

3.) Make sure your butter (or dairy free alternative) is soft. Place the vanilla cake mix, butter (or dairy-free alternative), eggs and dissolved coffee into a large bowl.

4.) Beat together with an electric whisk for 15 seconds. Stop, scrape down the bowl and mix for a further 10 seconds.

5.) Divide the mixture between the cupcake cases, filling three-quarters full. Bake for 18-20 minutes until risen and springy to the touch.

6.) Leave to cool in the tin for 3 minutes before lifting out and leaving to cool completely.

For The Coffee Buttercream:

1.) Place the coffee granules in a small bowl and add the milk or dairy-free alternative.

2.) Heat in the microwave for a few seconds until the milk is warm. Stir until the coffee has dissolved and set aside to cool.

3.) In a large bowl, beat the butter or dairy-free alternative with a spatula or electric whisk until it is soft and smooth. Sift in half the icing sugar and mix well until combined. Sift over the remaining icing sugar and mix well.

4.) Pour in the cooled coffee and beat well to create a soft, spreadable icing. Do not use the coffee if it is still warm or else it will melt the butter. Beat well to make it light and fluffy.

To Decorate:

1.) Firstly, spoon the icing into a piping bag fitted with a large star or plain nozzle. Pipe swirls of icing onto the top of your cooled cupcakes.

Alternatively, you can spread it on using a butter knife.

2.) Decorate your cupcakes as desired. We love pecans or dark chocolate chips!

3.) These cupcakes can also be made using very strong espresso coffee in place of the instant coffee if desired.

Gluten Free Coffee Cupcakes: Dairy Free Too

Gluten Free Coffee Cupcakes: Dairy Free Too:

Gluten Free Coffee Cupcakes: Dairy + Gluten Free.

*Recipe and recipe photography by Delicious Alchemy* *No Payment was received*

You Might Also Like:

5 Important Tips For Anyone Living With Coeliac Disease:

Firstly, as it is #CoeliacUKAwarenessWeek I thought I would share some tips we have picked up over the last 12 months since my Daughter was diagnosed with the disease.

5 Important Tips For Anyone Living With Coeliac Disease.

Tropical Mango, California Walnut and Turmeric Smoothie Bowl:

Secondly, I hope you are having a lovely weekend?

Fancy making up some Tropical Mango, California Walnut and Turmeric Smoothie Bowl’s for breakfast? Tropical Mango, California Walnut and Turmeric.

Carrot Cake with Watercress & Cream Cheese Frosting (vegan and gluten free):

Thirdly, the classic smooth cream cheese filling of carrot cake is given a kick with the addition of watercress.

It complements the sweetness of the carrot cake and nutty texture of the nuts. Carrot Cake with Watercress & Cream Cheese Frosting.

Gluten-free Mini Elderflower And Lemon Loaf Cakes:

Fourthly, do you fancy making some of these Gluten-free Mini Elderflower And Lemon Loaf Cakes?

Gluten-free Mini Elderflower And Lemon Loaf Cakes.

Gluten-Free Black Forest Gâteau Cake Pops:

Fifthly, Gluten-Free Black Forest Gâteau Cake Pops anyone? (Dairy + Gluten Free).

Cake pops make a really eye-catching, fun addition to a party table and a brilliant activity to make with the children one weekend. Gluten-Free Black Forest Gâteau Cake Pops.

How To Jazz Up Your Everyday Gluten-Free Biscuits:

Happy Saturday. Or should I say happy weekend treat day!?

So with running Parkrun in the rain today, I think I have deserved a nice big treat! However, only one as i am trying to be good! How To Jazz Up Your Everyday Gluten-Free Biscuits.

Gluten-Free Popcorn Fudge Brownies:

Last but not least and another G/F Treat. So are you looking for any more gluten-free recipe ideas?

Gluten-Free Popcorn Fudge Brownies, anyone? How cool!! Gluten-Free Popcorn Fudge Brownies: G/F Treats. Also a great treat idea for someone who loves brownies.

However, if you are planning a gluten-free birthday party, it is always a good idea to have some gluten free treats in case you have anyone turn up who has allergies.

How Do You Make Gluten-Free Cupcakes?

So you can buy gluten free cupcake mix like the one in this recipe or you can also make your cupcakes up from scratch if you prefer.

So why not try swapping your usual flour for gluten free flour and checking that none of your other ingredients has gluten in.

How Long Do Gluten-Free Cupcakes Last?

I would say eat them whilst they are fresh and within two days. However, a few days in a air tight container will be fine.

In addition to these recipes, hit the tags for more tasty ideas.


Some More Posts That Might Be Of Interest:



ClaireJustine | Fashion By Claire Justine

Twitter | Facebook | Pinterest |Instagram

BlogLovin | Follow By Email |


Finally, lovelies;

I hope you like this post?

If so, why not follow along so you never miss a post? So remember you can also share your thoughts here too in the comments below.

Share:
0 comments so far.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Hello And Welcome To My Blog

Hi and thank you for stopping by my lifestyle blog by Claire Justine. I am Claire, a mum of 4 from Nottinghamshire UK who loves to blog. I have now been blogging over 9 years here. Oh wow, when you say it like that it feels like forever!!

The Photo Shoot In Manchester With Marisota

Follow Along On Instagram

Follow Along On Twitter

Follow Along On Pinterest

Follow Along On Facebook

Follow Along On Blog Lovin

Check Out My Other Blog

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 9,280 other subscribers.

Categories

HIBS 100

HIBS100 Index of Home and Interior Blogs
HIBS100

Archives

Finalist 2018

Please Vote For Me Claire Justine

LATEST VLOGS