Double Macchiato Cupcakes

These amazing cupcakes have great coffeehouse flavor from the McCormick® Pure Coffee Extract.

Serves: Makes 24 (1 cupcake) servings.
15 mins Prep time 20 mins Cook time
15 mins Prep time
20 mins Cook time
  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Mix cake mix, milk, oil, egg whites and 2 teaspoons of the coffee extract in large bowl with electric mixer on low speed 1 minute. Beat on medium speed 2 minutes. Spoon batter into 24 paper-lined muffin cups, filling each cup 2/3 full.

  • Bake 18 to 20 minutes or until toothpick inserted into cupcake comes out clean. Cool in pans on wire rack 5 minutes. Remove from pans; cool completely.

  • Beat butter and remaining 2 teaspoons coffee extract in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy. Gradually add confectioners' sugar, beating until well blended after each addition. Add water; beat until light and fluffy.

  • Make an indentation in the center of each cupcake using the handle of a wooden spoon or a straw, making sure not to break through bottom of cupcake. Spoon 1/2 of the frosting into resealable plastic bag. Cut a small piece off one of the bottom corners of bag. Pipe frosting into each cupcake. Spread top of cupcakes with remaining frosting.

Nutrition information

(Amount per serving)

  • 197Calories: 197Cholesterol: 11mg
  • Sodium: 189mgProtein: 2g
  • Total Fat: 9gFiber: 0g
  • Carbohydrate: 27g

Ratings & Reviews: 1

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  • bert . on 03/13/2014

    This cupcake is delish! My son & his friends politely had them after dinner, then asked as they were leaving if they could take the rest with them! Happy Mom said Yes!

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