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Sunny Anderson's Mini Espresso Cakes Recipe

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Submitted by hulipuli

Makes 20 servings



Mini Espresso Cakes with Peanut Butter Frosting

Recipe Ingredients for Sunny Anderson's Mini Espresso Cakes

2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, plus extra for pans
1/2 heaping teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup sour cream
1/4 cup instant espresso powder
2 sticks butter, softened, plus extra for pans
1 1/2 cups sugar
2 eggs, plus 2 yolks
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

For the frosting:
1 stick butter, softened
1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
1 cup confectioners' sugar

Recipe Directions for Sunny Anderson's Mini Espresso Cakes

  1. Special equipment: Stand mixer and 4 (3/8-pound) mini loaf pans

  2. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

  3. Butter and flour mini loaf pans. In a small bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Mix together the sour cream and espresso until dissolved.

  4. In a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, cream butter and sugar on medium speed until light and fluffy. Add eggs and vanilla and mix until well incorporated. On low speed, add half the flour mixture. Mix until just combined. Add half the sour cream and mix until combined. Repeat with remaining flour and sour cream. Pour into prepared loaf pans filling halfway with batter. Bake 40 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean when inserted in the center. Cool in pans 10 minutes. Remove from pans and cool on racks.

  5. For the frosting: In stand mixer, mix together butter and peanut butter over medium high speed until smooth. Add confectioners' sugar and mix until smooth.

  6. Top mini loaves with peanut butter frosting.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 78.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
330
Calories from Fat
180
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
20.0g
31%
Saturated Fat
11.0g
55%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
60mg
20%
Sodium
204mg
8%
Potassium
99mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
34.8g
12%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
21.6g
Protein
4.3g
Vitamin A 10% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 3% Iron 6%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D-
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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