How to make Chai Cupcakes -

Cupcakes made with tea decoction along with other ingredients.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Refined flour (maida) (मैदा), Butter (मक्खन )

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Chai Cupcakes

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Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 41-50 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Chai Cupcakes Recipe

  • Refined flour (maida)

  • Butter 55 grams

  • Castor sugar (caster sugar) 100 grams

  • Vanilla essence 1 teaspoon

  • Egg 1

  • Baking powder 1 teaspoon

  • Edible colourful sprinklers

  • tea decoction ¼ cup

  • Frosting

  • Icing sugar 140 grams

  • Butter 50 grams

  • Ginger ¼ teaspoon

  • Cinnamon powder ¼ teaspoon

  • Green cardamom powder ¼ teaspoon


Step 1

Preheat oven at 180º C. Arrange paper cupcake moulds on a baking tray. Cream together butter, castor sugar and vanilla essence in a bowl with an electric beater. Add egg and whisk.

Step 2

Sieve together flour and baking powder and whisk. Add tea concoction gradually and whisk well.

Step 3

Fill a piping bag with this mixture. Pipe it out into the paper cupcake moulds and tap.

Step 4

Place the baking tray in preheated oven and bake for 10-15 minutes. Remove from oven and cool.

Step 5

To prepare frosting, Put butter, ginger, cinnamon powder and cardamom powder in a bowl and whisk. Add icing sugar and whisk well.

Step 6

Fill another piping bag fitted with a star nozzle with the frosting mixture and pipe out rosettes cupcakes.

Step 7

Serve garnished with edible sprinklers.

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