Cinnamon & Banana Cupcakes For Bambinos!

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mmmmmm muffins for the party-goers parents

The Frozen birthday party for “Little O” was a hit thanks to the acting skills of her mum and godmother (who met at drama college). Happily we were able to cater for everyone there – including one dad with a nut allergy, the birthday girl with her egg allergy and my son with his soya and milk allergies.

These cupcakes are great; low in sugar and big on flavour. I made big muffins for the parents, cute cupcakes for the children and non-iced cupcakes for the bambinos. (The fat and sugar is all in the icing) They went down a treat – people couldn’t believe that they were dairy-free and egg-free and by the time we came home they had all been scoffed…

Cinnamon & Banana Cupcakes For Bambinos – Ingredients List

Bananas, sunflower oil, milk of choice, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, demerara sugar, plain flour, baking powder, bicarbonate of soda, salt

A lot less icing for the kiddies cupcakes!

Cinnamon & Banana Cupcakes For Bambinos – Process – makes about 9 muffins or 20 cupcakes (I did three times the recipe and made 15 muffins and 30 cupcakes)

  • preheat oven 180º C
  • place the cupcake cases in the tins
  • in bowl mash:
    • 2 large ripe bananas
  • mix the following into the bananas in this order:
    • 2Tbs sunflower oil
    • 75 ml milk of choice (we use coconut milk – you can use rice milk)
    • 0.5 C demerara sugar
    • 3 tsp cinnamon (we heap these, as Aars loves cinnamon)
    • 0.5 tsp nutmeg (freshly grated if possible)
    • 1 tsp cloves
    • 1.5 C plain flour
    • 0.25 tsp baking powder
    • 0.5 tsp bicarbonate of soda
    • pinch of salt
  • once mixed (doesn’t need to be smooth, lumpy is good) spoon into the cases, ensure they are ²⁄³ full
    skewer lifts the cupcake from the tray = ready to come out of the oven
  • pop in the oven
    • cupcakes take 12 mins (use a skewer to check – see pic – cupcake lifts out of tin with skewer)
    • muffins take 18-20 mins
  • leave in tins for about 5 mins after getting out of the oven
  • place on cooling racks and allow to cool thoroughly before icing

Vanilla Icing Ingredients

trex, sunflower spread, icing sugar, vanilla extract, milk of choice

Vanilla Icing Process – I doubled this to cover all 15 muffins and about 25 of the cupcakes I made for Little O’s party. (If I just do one batch of the cupcakes I halve it!)

  • In a mixer beat the following until they are well combined and fluffy (about 4 mins in my ken wood chef with a K beater)
    • ¼ C trex
    • ¼ C sunflower spread
  • Add the following and beat for another 4 mins
    • 1 ¾ C icing sugar
  • Then add the following and beat for about 7 mins until really light and fluffy
    • ¹⁄8 C milk of choice we used coconut milk
    • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • I then pop it into the fridge for at least half an hour to cool
  • Load up your piping gun and decorate those cupcakes
  • Edible blue glitter and stars made them look especially “Frozen”


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