Triple Peanut Butter Cupcakes

Triple Peanut Butter Cupcake

These Triple Peanut Butter Cupcakes are absolutely full of peanut butter! A moist peanut butter cake with mini Reese’s pieces and peanut butter chips is topped with peanut butter icing. It’s a peanut butter lover’s dream cupcake!

Ingredients

PEANUT BUTTER CUPCAKES 

PEANUT BUTTER ICING

Instructions

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
2. Whisk together flour, brown sugar, sugar, baking soda and baking powder in a large mixing bowl.
3. Add butter, peanut butter, egg whites, vanilla, sour cream and milk and mix on medium speed until smooth.
4. Fold in mini reeses pieces and peanut butter chips.
5. Fill cupcake liners a little more than half way.
6. Bake 18-20 minutes.
7. Remove cupcakes from oven and allow to cool for 1-2 minutes, then remove to cooling rack to finish cooling.
8. While cupcakes cool, make icing. Mix butter and shortening together until smooth.
9. Add 2 cups of powdered sugar and mix until smooth.
10. Add peanut butter and 1 tbsp water, mix until smooth.
11. Add remaining powdered sugar and mix until smooth. Add additional water or milk until the right consistency.
12. Ice cupcakes and serve.

Notes

Shortening can be replaced with butter.

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