How to make pumpkin cupcakes for babies



  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon pumpkin pie spice
  • 2+1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1+1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
  • 400g pumpkin puree
  • 4 eggs


  • 200g cream cheese, softened
  • 3/4 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 200 grams of candy sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons of milk
  • Orange food coloring
  • Orange decorative sugar
  • Biscuit sticks

Method of making pumpkin cupcake

1. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees. Prepare 3 sizes of cake paper cups


2. In a medium-sized bowl, whisk together flour, pumpkin pie spice, baking soda, baking powder and salt until well mixed.

3. Put sugar, vegetable oil, buttermilk, pumpkin puree, and eggs in a large bowl, and use an electric mixer to mix at low speed for 2 minutes. Add the flour mixture and beat for another 2 minutes until it is evenly mixed.

4. Scoop the flour mixture into paper cups of different sizes, each about 2/3 full. Bake in the oven. It takes 12 minutes for mini paper cups, 18 minutes for medium paper cups, and 26 minutes for giant paper cups.


5. In a large bowl, the electric mixer beats butter and cream cheese at high speed for 3 minutes, until it melts completely. Then add candy sugar, vanilla extract and you give, stir well.

6. Add orange food coloring to frosting and mix well. Apply frosting to the top of the cupcakes and apply rounded. Then place the cake in orange decorative sugar and roll the edges or the entire top as needed. Finally, insert the biscuit stick on top of the cake as a pumpkin stem.

Homemade baby pumpkin cupcakes

Tags: children's food, pumpkin cake, orange cake, cupcake

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