Help..i Am In Need Of A Fall Flavor Recipe And Icinig.

Baking By Sweetgrl1963 Updated 7 Sep 2009 , 7:40pm by clarissab

Sweetgrl1963 Posted 5 Sep 2009 , 7:23pm
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I need a recipe for a good cupcake and icing . These are for a outdoor wedding rehersal dinner in TN on a farm. I was thinking carrot or spice, but those need cream cheese icing and that is not possible as these cupcakes will bw traveling 4 hours.
The cupcakes will also be decorated with a painted sugar maple leaf made of gumpaste.
Any sugestions wii be appreciated.
sweetgrl1963

21 replies
bellabiaggio Posted 5 Sep 2009 , 7:40pm
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How about buttercream, maybe with cinnamon, butterscotch or caramel flavor? You can still do the spice/apple/pumpkin/carrot type cupcake with those.

backermeister Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 1:09am
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The ideas are limitless.....caramel apple, maple pecan, sweet potato with a marshmallow icing(you can even cheat and use marsh fluff). Now I need to bake some for me icon_biggrin.gif

Sweetgrl1963 Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 12:52pm
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thanks for the input.I love the idea of cinnamon buttercream. do I just make the buttercream and then put in some spice .or is there aliquid flavoring that would do better.

Caths_Cakes Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 1:11pm
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i imagine that if you added powdered cinnamon to buttercream, it would give it a lovely flecked apperance icon_biggrin.gif i think that would look rather pretty!

dsilbern Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 1:24pm
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Oh....man...sweet potato cupcakes with marshmallow icing. icon_eek.gif Must make some now!!!!!!

bettimont Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 1:30pm
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What about pumpkin with a pumpkin spice icing. My mom is already asking when I am going to start making then this year.

briannastreats Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 1:50pm
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Last fall I used the Southern Butter Pecan coffee creamer in a yellow cake mix... It was amazing!! I also put some coconut in the buttercream and it went very well together!!

CakesByLJ Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 1:57pm
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Originally Posted by mmoseley

The ideas are limitless.....caramel apple, maple pecan, sweet potato with a marshmallow icing(you can even cheat and use marsh fluff). Now I need to bake some for me icon_biggrin.gif




Ok, mmoseley.... hand over that recipe for the sweet potato cupcakes and the marshmallow icing.... icon_biggrin.gif (pleeeze)

JoJo0855 Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 1:58pm
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If you're decorating with a maple leaf, why not maple flavouring in your icing?

all4cake Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 2:09pm
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when I think farm, i think of breakfast....grits cupcakes with sausage buttercream
cupcake shaped biscuits with ham buttercream drizzled with red-eye gravy

okay, I am kidding

apple spice cake with caramel icing

Price Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 2:18pm
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I have a really good recipe for a pumpkin cake if you would like it. Believe it or not, it uses Bisquick!

joynach Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 2:36pm
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I would like the recipe please.

sugarMomma Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 2:46pm
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I made a pumpkin spice cake with a maple cream cheese icing for Thanksgiving. Why can't you travel 4 hours with CC icing? It will hold, overnight even. The sugar acts as a preservative to keep the dairy from spoiling.

Adrienne0317 Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 3:11pm
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Maple buttercream goes over great in my area.

bobwonderbuns Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 3:28pm
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Spice cake with cream cheese icing. Always a big hit around here! icon_biggrin.gif

MORSELSBYMARK Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 3:31pm
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Pecan cake with maple frosing goes over well here

dawncr Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 3:54pm
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Spice cake with caramel buttercream

Add caramel Torani coffee flavoring to your favorite buttercream. (I like to add to cream cheese icing, too.)

Also, if you're concerned about cream cheese stability, but want that flavor, maybe consider: 1) a cream cheese sleeve filling (shelf stable), or 2) add LorAnn cream cheese flavoring to your regular buttercream.

dawncr Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 11:36pm
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I remembered this thread. Try the Chocolate Spice cake---awesome!

http://www.cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-641117-fall.html+flavors

bobwonderbuns Posted 7 Sep 2009 , 1:54pm
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Great thread!! You can also click on the link in my signature which brings you to all the google docs from all the threads that have them -- there are lots of options there!! icon_biggrin.gif

clarissab Posted 7 Sep 2009 , 7:40pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by mmoseley

The ideas are limitless.....caramel apple, maple pecan, sweet potato with a marshmallow icing(you can even cheat and use marsh fluff). Now I need to bake some for me icon_biggrin.gif




Can I have the recipe for the caramel apple cupcakes??? That would be great to make aroung harvest/halloween time.

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