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  • These cupcakes would make the perfect gift for baby's 1st birthday or a themed treat if you're throwing a party…

  • How cool are these bucket and spade cupcakes complete with biscuit sand and fondant sea life? Make these cakes…

  • Make your very own Despicable Me-inspired minion cupcakes with our step-by-step recipe. You can make a minion…

  • Our baking blogger Maxine Owen is baking around the world. This time she's taking a virtual trip to America and…

    Makes: 12-15

    Total time: 40 mins

  • Give your red velvet cupcakes a delicious twist by adding a secret raspberry centre. A swirl of cream-cheese…

    Makes: 16

    Total time: 1 hr 20 mins

  • These dainty birdcage cupcakes are perfect for weddings, birthday parties, baby showers or hen dos. The pretty…

  • How clever are these tropical island cupcakes? Made with crushed biscuits for the sand, a chocolate wafer for…

  • Finish light and fluffy cupcakes with an Eton Mess topping for an ingenious summer treat you won't want to stop eating.

    Serves: 12

    Total time: 45 mins

  • Tangy blueberries are mixed with light sponge and creamy white chocolate icing to make this cupcake a heavenly…

    Makes: 12

    Total time: 45 mins

    (plus cooling time)
  • These impressive Baileys cupcakes from goodtoknow's cupcake Queen, Victoria Threader, taste just as good as…

    Makes: 9

    Total time: 1 hr 25 mins

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yes i have frozen left over butter icing not sure how long you can keep it though .....


anyone know can butter icing be frozen ,just done 6 cup cakes and over done the amount .


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