Goat Cheese, Fig, and Onion Cupcakes
- For Cupcakes
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- ½ teaspoon baking powder
- ¼ teaspoon baking soda
- 2 large eggs
- ½ cup sugar
- ¼ cup grilled onions
- ¼ cup unsalted butter, melted
- ¼ cup fig spread
- ½ cup goat cheese
- For Frosting
- 1 tablespoon unsalted butter, room temperature
- ¼ cup goat cheese
- ¾ cup powdered sugar
- 1 tablespoon fig spread
- grilled onions
- Preheat oven to 350 F.
- In a large bowl, mix the flour, baking powder, and baking soda and set aside.
- In a blender, liquefy eggs, sugar, grilled onions, butter, fig spread, and goat cheese.
- Add the wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and mix until just integrated.
- Divide batter evenly between twelve cupcake liners.
- Bake for twenty-five minutes or until the tops bounce back when lightly touched.
- Mix the butter and goat cheese until creamy.
- Mix in the powdered sugar until incorporated.
- Mix in the fig spread.
- Spread on cupcakes.
- Optionally, top with grilled onions.
- Desserts, Cupcakes
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