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Apple Pie Honey Cupcakes

Apple Pie Honey Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting


  • Author: Dalya Rubin
  • Prep Time: 60 minutes
  • Cook Time: 45 minutes
  • Total Time: 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Yield: 32 cupcakes 1x
  • Diet: Gluten Free

Description

Sweet and fluffy, these Apple Pie Honey Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting will make the perfect addition to your Rosh Hashanah meal! 


Ingredients

Scale

For the Cupcakes-

  • 1 cup boiling water
  • 1 tablespoon instant espresso coffee granules
  • 3 ½ cups Gluten Free 1 to 1 Baking Flour or All Purpose Flour (if not gluten free)
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon salt (fine sea salt or table salt)
  • 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon ground allspice 
  • ½ teaspoon ground cloves (optional)
  • 1½ cups granulated sugar
  • ½ cup dark or light brown sugar, packed
  • 1 cup vegetable oil or canola oil
  • 1 cup honey
  • 3 large eggs, at room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ½ cup orange juice

For the Apple Pie Filling -

  • ¼ cup dark or light brown sugar, packed
  • 3 medium apples, cored, peeled and diced small
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter (dairy or plant-based)
  • 2 teaspoons Gluten Free 1 to 1 Baking Flour or All Purpose Flour (if not gluten free)

For the Frosting-

  • 12 ounces unsalted dairy or vegan butter sticks, room temperature (1 ½ sticks)
  • 12 ounces cream cheese block(s) (dairy or non-dairy), softened (Approx. 2, 8 oz blocks)
  • 6 - 7 ½ cups confectioners sugar
  • 5 tablespoons honey

Instructions

Make the Cupcakes: 

Make the Apple Pie Filling: 

Make the Frosting: 

Decorate the Cupcakes: 

Notes

You can freeze the baked cupcakes for later and fill and decorate when ready to serve!

  • Category: Cupcakes

Keywords: Apple Pie Honey Cupcakes