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Don't just drink G&T - now you can eat it in cupcake form! The ultimate botanical bake for gin and cake lovers - get the real baking-from-scratch experience with everything you need to make 12 gin and tonic cupcakes at home. Our Gin & Tonic Cupcake recipe has been exclusively approved by Michel Roux OBE.
The sponge for these Gin & Tonic Cupcakes is slightly flavoured with tonic water, and then drizzled with gin to give it a delicious but not over-powering flavour. The gin flavoured buttercream and a wedge of lime finishes these cupcakes off perfectly.
Wow your friends and family with our brand new Gin and Tonic cupcake baking kit. We include all the dry ingredients, gin, tonic, easy to follow recipe card and even the bright green cupcake cases, testing skewer, piping bag and metal nozzle. Just add fresh limes, butter and eggs.
These gin and tonic cupcakes make the perfect gift for Gin & Tonic lovers, G&T fanatics, birthday cakes, parties, anniversaries and any special occasions.
What's in the Box?
The kit contains: cake mix, icing mix, Bombay Sapphire gin miniature (50ml), Fever Tree tonic water (200ml), 12 x green cupcake cases, butter measure and recipe card.
How to make your Gin & Tonic Cupcakes
With our baking kit, it couldn't be more simple to know how to make Gin & Tonic Cupcakes!
- Preheat your oven and line your tray with the cases
- Place the contents of Bag 1 into a bowl with your fresh eggs and butter. Whisk together until well combined. Add in the measure of tonic water and stir until you have a smooth batter
- Divide the mixture evenly between the cupcake cases and bake for 20-25 minutes. When cooked, cool for 10 minutes before piercing the tops gently to create small holes. Drizzle half of the gin over and then leave to cool
- For the icing, mix the butter with Bag 2 until pale and creamy. Add the remaining gin and mix to combine. Using the piping bag provided, pipe a swirl on top of the cakes before finishing with lime zest and a lime wedge
There you have it - perfect Gin & Tonic Cupcakes!
Ingredients and Nutritional Information
Ingredients (allergens in bold): Icing sugar (sugar, anti-caking agent: corn flour), self raising flour (wheat flour, raising agents (sodium acid pyrophosphate and sodium bicarbonate), statutory nutrition (calcium, niacin, iron, thiamin), caster sugar, tonic water (carbonated water, sugar, citric acid, flavourings including quinine, sweetener (sodium saccharin), gin (ABV 40%), plain white flour (wheat flour, statutory nutrients: calcium carbonate, iron, niacin, thiamine), baking powder (wheat flour (wheat flour, calcium carbonate), iron, niacin, thiamine), natural vanilla flavouring, raising agents (sodium acid pyrophosphate, sodium bicarbonate).
Nutritional Information (per 100g as sold): Energy 1330kJ / 313kcal, Fat 0.24g (of which saturates 0g), Carbohydrates 75.8g (of which sugars 63.5g), Protein 1.7g, Salt 0.01g