How do you frost cupcakes in a Ziplock bag?

The answer is YES! You need a gallon-size Ziploc bag, duct tape and scissors. Simply fold the lower/bottom corner of the bag up to the opposite corner of the top of the bag and secure the line with duct tape. Once you’ve done this step, you can fill the bag with frosting.

Is frosting the same as whipped cream?

Whipped cream has a distinctly different texture to icing (not sure if that’s the same as frosting) not to mention a different taste. I like icing but not whipped cream.

What is the best frosting for cupcakes?

Cream cheese frosting is made by mixing cream cheese and powdered sugar until it is smooth and fluffy. The flavor of the cream cheese usually makes this type of frosting less sweet than others and is a good frosting for cupcakes that are themselves very sugary. The frosting can also be colored and flavored as desired.

How do you make cupcakes with frosting?

Scrape down the sides of the bowl every once in a while to make sure all the butter and sugar get mixed in. Mix in the vanilla, cream and jam. Add the vanilla, cream and jam to the bowl and mix them in thoroughly with your electric mixer. Beat the mixture for three minutes.

What are the different types of frosting for cupcakes?

Cupcakes are individual desserts that are usually topped with a sweet frosting. There are several frosting recipes that work well for icing and decorating these little cakes. Many types of icings can have flavorings or colorings added to them. Buttercream, cream cheese, whipped cream, ganache, and meringue options are all popular frosting options.

What are the best cupcake recipes?

Directions Preheat oven to 350° and line a cupcake pan with cupcake liners. In a medium bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, and salt. Scoop about a ¼ cup of the batter into each cupcake liner and bake until a toothpick inserted into the middle of the cupcake comes out clean, about 20 to 25 minutes.