Recipe: Snickerdoodle Cupcakes


Recipe: Snickerdoodle Cupcakes
Recipe Type: Baked Goods
Cuisine: American
Author: Jessica Acs
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Serves: 24
These cupcakes are as amazing as they sound! If you like snickerdoodle cookies, you will LOVE these! This recipe makes 12 large cupcakes and 12 mini cupcakes.
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs, room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 3/4 cup milk, room temperature
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Line regular and miniature cupcake trays with paper liners.
  3. In a medium bowl, sift together flour, baking powder and cinnamon. Set aside.
  4. In a mixer, cream butter and sugar on medium for about 2 minutes.
  5. Add eggs, one at a time and mix until combined.
  6. Add vanilla and mix until combined.
  7. Add flour mixture to creamed butter and sugar in three additions. Alternate with milk in two additions.
  8. Fill baking cups about 3/4 full.
  9. Bake for about 15-20 minutes.
  10. Remove cupcakes from trays and let cool.
  11. To decorate, pipe on frosting, place one cookie on top and then pipe another dollop of frosting on top. Sprinkle with leftover cinnamon and sugar from the Snickerdoodle cookie recipe.
  12. Store in an airtight container.


About Jessica Acs

Originally from Victoria BC, Canada, I'm now living in Chicago IL. I mostly just make mini albums now, and I’m the author of Memory Makers Book: “Outstanding Mini Albums”, 2009. I am a Certified Ranger Educator and I previously taught classes in Vancouver BC, as well as at Scrapbooking Conventions around the USA. I'm also an Exotic Animal Trainer/ Wildlife Educator and with my husband we do educational live animal shows for schools, parties and events. We literally have a small zoo at our home, with over 70 different animals. To add even more excitement to our lives, we recently became new parents when we welcomed our baby girl, Ava, in July 2012. As well as here at Homeketeers, I can be found over on my other 2 sites: and


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