Smarties Cupcakes

Smarties cupcakes bring joy and are a great recipe to try. Get your kids to help you prepare and decorate with Smarties and sweets and you’ll get a special dessert for a birthday party or just to surprise your guests.

There are numerous possible variations so you can please everyone: is there anything more satisfying than a chocolate cupcake, for example?

So, what are you waiting for? Let’s bake cupcakes!

Ingredients for muffins

  • 1 and 1/2 cups 00 flour
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder

For frosting

  • 1 cup mascarpone
  • 2/4 cup cream
  • 3 tablespoons powdered sugar

For decorating

  • smarties
  • sprinkles


Whip eggs and sugar until fluffy. Add the melted or softened butter, then flour and baking powder. Beat for 3-4 mins.

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Mix ingredients for muffins

Sift the flour to avoid lumps. When pale and fluffy, spoon the mixture into muffin cases and bake for 20 mins at 160°F.

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The mixture in muffin cases

When muffins are golden brown transfer them to a cooking wire rack. Let them cool completely.

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Making frosting

For the frosting, whip cream. In a bowl mix together mascarpone and powdered sugar. Once you have a soft consistency add the whipped cream. Stir gently. It’s time to decorate our cupcakes.

Smarties Cupcakes

Put the frosting into a piping bag and decorate muffins. Decorate with smarties and sprinkles.

Smarties Cupcakes


Store smarties cupcakes for one day in the fridge.

Let your imagination run wild with decorations! There are curls of chocolate, silver balls or nuts, for example.

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