Banana Cupcake with Frosting

Chef Carmelo
Course Breakfast, Dessert, Snack


  • 2 very ripe bananas
  • 250 grams all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 12 tsp baking powder
  • 3/4 ts[ salt
  • 120 grams unsalted butter
  • 120 grams sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence


  • Preheat the oven to 200°C; put the cups on the cupcake tray.
  • Peel the bananas and mash them until they are very fine, leave them to cool.
  • Separate the whites from the yolks, beat the whites until stiff peaks and set aside.
  • Beat the butter and sugar until creamy, then add the yolks, one by one, add the vanilla and the banana puree, mix until everything is mixed well.
  • Alternately mix the milk and flour. Fold in the egg whites so that they don't lose their volume.
  • Fill each cup up to 3/4 full and bake in the oven at 180ºC for 20 minutes. Continue baking until a toothpick inserted in the center of the cake comes out clean. Take them out of the oven and let them rest for 10 min on a rack. Decorate each cupcake with frosting.
  • Frosting:Beat the butter with the cream cheese and mix them very well, once incorporated add little by little the icing sugar until you get a fluffy mixture, finally add the vanilla essence.
Keyword banana, cupcake

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