Baking cupcakes that won’t stay forever on your hips is all about replacing high-calorie ingredients with low-fat and low-calorie alternatives. In this recipe, applesauce is the trick.
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Cinnamon brings a delicate sweetness to this cupcake recipe and complements the applesauce marvelously. 1/2 cup (1 stick) sweet butter, softened 1/2 cup plus 1 tbsp. superfine sugar 1 cup self-rising flour 2 eggs 3/4 cup unsweetened applesauce 3/4 tsp cinnamon 1/2 cup (3 1/2 oz.) chopped pecans 1/2 cup (3 1/2 oz.) golden raisins [...]
Blackberry, apple, and cinnamon are a sublime combination in these pretty little cupcakes. Studded with chunks of tender apple and warmly spiced with cinnamon, their moist, crumbly, melt-in-the-mouth taste and texture are offset perfectly by the sweet, sticky soured cream frosting.