Baking Cupcakes

Baking By ragu977 Updated 13 Dec 2010 , 8:18am by scp1127

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ragu977 Posted 12 Dec 2010 , 10:32pm
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Does anyone have a recommended baking temp and time for baking cupcakes? I find that mine are usually dry on the bottom.

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grandmomof1 Posted 12 Dec 2010 , 10:46pm
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Cooking times are different for each recipe and each oven has its own personality. Just check the cupcakes five minutes earlier and/or move them up to a higher rack.

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Narie Posted 12 Dec 2010 , 11:07pm
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You are slightly over baking them. Try pulling them out just a fraction before you think them done. It happens very easily because the cakes are smaller. It's like they keep baking from internal temperature after you take them out of the oven. If the center sinks slightly when they cool, you pulled them out a bit too early

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scp1127 Posted 13 Dec 2010 , 8:18am
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For a new recipe, bake one cupcake to adjust time and temp. Then write it down on the recipe for future reference. I do this for every baked recipe. Saves time later.

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