Afternoon Cupcakes Recipe


Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time25 Min
Ready In35 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageCuisine


 Cake flour1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), sifted
 Cornstarch1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Baking powder1 Teaspoon
 Softened butter1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Granulated sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Egg1 , separated
 Raisins1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Nut1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), chopped
 Milk1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Salt1 Pinch

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2891 Calories from Fat 1141

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 128 g196.7%

Saturated Fat 67.3 g336.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 478.1 mg

Sodium 964.3 mg40.2%

Total Carbohydrates 403 g134.5%

Dietary Fiber 29.5 g117.8%

Sugars 166.8 g

Protein 56 g112%

Vitamin A 66.2% Vitamin C 3.4%

Calcium 93% Iron 19.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Arrange paper cake cups in muffin pans.
2. Re-sift the flour with the cornstarch and baking powder.
3. Cream the butter with the sugar until light and fluffy.
4. Beat in the egg yolk, blending well.
5. Add the flour mixture in 3 parts alternately with the fruit and nuts, and a little milk if the mixture is very stiff.
6. Beat the egg white with the salt until it holds soft peaks.
7. Fold it into the cup cake mixture.
8. Spoon the mixture into the paper cases, filling them 2/3 full.
9. Bake until springy and lightly browned for about 20 mins at 375°F.