Pink Champagne Cupcakes

Wednesday, October 12th 2011, 12:09 pm
By: News 9

Pink Champagne Cupcakes


• 1 box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® white cake mix

• 1 1/4 cups champagne

• 1/3 cup vegetable oil

• 3 egg whites

• 4 to 5 drops red food color

• Champagne Frosting

• 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened

• 4 cups powdered sugar

• 1/4 cup champagne

• 1 teaspoon vanilla

• 4 to 5 drops red food color


1. Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pan). Place paper baking cup in each of 24 regular-size muffin cups.

2. In large bowl, mix dry cake mix and champagne. Add oil, egg whites and food color. Beat with electric mixer on medium speed 2 minutes. Divide batter evenly among muffin cups.

3. Bake 17 to 22 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pan to cooling rack. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.

4. In medium bowl, beat frosting ingredients with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Frost cupcakes. Sprinkle with garnishes. Store loosely covered.