Thursday, 13 February 2014

Valentines Day Coconut & Raspberry Cupcakes


Following on from yesterday's post I thought I would update y'all on what I have baked for the 'big' day.. aka Valentines Day! I didn't want to go down the lovey dovey pink heart and 'I <3 U' route so instead I baked some coconut and raspberry cupcakes :) 

Now.. I haven't had a chance to try one of these yet and am a little worried as, well like most of my cupcakes, it was a bit of 'oh I'll add a dash of this and that' to the mixture ha.

For a brief overview, they are a pink vanilla sponge (just added pink gel colouring) with some sweet desiccated coconut. I mashed up some raspberries and heated them with some caster sugar and water which was for the filling. Then a standard vanilla butter-cream with some dried raspberries and coconut! 


Hopefully they taste as yummy as they look!

Happy Valentines Day everyone :)

Kathryn xxx

9 comments:

  1. Oh wow! These look absolutely delicious! can you send me one please?! haha
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  2. Could you please upload or send me the full recipe please. They look amazing.

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  3. i'm in love with this! great post x

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      Just looked at your blog x

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  4. omg!, love this :)

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  5. These look good, I really like coconut and I definitely need to do something similar for one of my future bakes.
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