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Orange And Cranberry Cupcakes Taste Of Christmas

Orange And Cranberry Cupcakes Taste Of Christmas.

Fancy trying some orange and cranberry Christmas cupcakes?

How yummy?

Orange And Cranberry Cupcakes Taste Of Christmas

Orange And Cranberry Cupcakes Taste Of Christmas:

Preparation time: 15 mins

Cooking time: 15 mins

Makes: 12 cakes


225g margarine or butter, softened

225g caster sugar

225g self raising flour

3 large eggs

100g Rachel’s low fat vanilla yogurt

70g dried cranberries, chopped

Orange zest, juice of ½ orange

To Decorate:

250g icing sugar

30g Rachel’s low fat vanilla yogurt

Orange And Cranberry Cupcakes Taste Of Christmas


1.) Heat the oven to 190C/Fan 170C/Gas Mark 5. 

2.) Arrange paper cases in muffin or bun tins. 

3.) Place the margarine, sugar, flour and eggs into a large mixing bowl and beat for about two minutes until smooth, light and fluffy. 

4.) Fold in the yogurt, dried cranberries, orange zest and juice. 

5.) Divide the mixture between the cases so that they are half filled and bake for 12 – 15 minutes, until golden. 

6.) Cool on a wire rack.

7.) To make the icing, mix the icing sugar with the yogurt and mix until smooth. 

Tip: the icing should be runny and flow.

8.) Decorate each cake with a blob of icing and spread with a palette knife. Alternatively, leave to run to the edges of the paper case. Leave the icing to set.

Cakes will keep in an airtight container for up to four days.

Orange And Cranberry Cupcakes Taste Of Christmas.

About this post: This recipe was provided by Rachel’s. No Payment was received.

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14 thoughts on “Orange And Cranberry Cupcakes Taste Of Christmas

  1. I just baked cranberry orange muffins myself this week. They have been a real treat … I used fresh cranberries for the first time and they worked out very well. I loved the burst of tang you get when you take a bite. Your muffins look so festive with their white icing and a bit of holly. I like the idea very much.My first time visit — glad I found your link.Wishing you a beautiful day…Brenda

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