Have a good time Eid with a Drool-Worthy Falooda-Infused Cupcake Recipe

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Eid Mubarak to everybody celebrating! I’ve a confession to make, I’m obsessive about creating fusion-flavored desserts. These cupcakes are impressed by the beloved South Asian Falooda drink (assume South Asian flavors meet an ice cream float).

Celebrate Eid with Falooda Cupcakes

The bottom of the cupcake is a primary white cake, made utilizing a boxed cake combine.  I selected to not spike the bottom of the cupcake with any further flavors as a result of I felt that it might be competing with the frosting, however in the event you’d like you’ll be able to add a contact of floor cardamom to it.

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The frosting is drool-worthy rose water infused mascarpone whipped cream, which is a tribute to the creamy texture of Falooda, and the quintessential splash of rose syrup that Falooda is incomplete with out.  The cupcake is topped with candied fruit (completely non-compulsory), which I feel is a cute nod to the small chunks of jello discovered interspersed all through the drink.

Celebrate Eid with Falooda CupcakesCelebrate Eid with Falooda Cupcakes

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Serves 24 cupcakes

1 field white cake combine (sufficient to provide 24 cupcakes)


1 (eight ounce) package deal mascarpone cheese, chilly
2 tablespoons Rooh Afza syrup
1 teaspoon rose water
1 ¼ cups heavy whipping cream
½ cup powdered sugar

Use cake combine to organize cupcakes in keeping with field directions. Cool utterly and put aside.

Put together Frosting

In a big bowl, whip mascarpone cheese on medium-high velocity, utilizing a whisk attachment, till clean, about 1 minute.  Add Rooh Afza syrup and rose water and whip till integrated.  Wipe down sides of the bowl as wanted.

With the mixer working on medium velocity, slowly drizzle in heavy whipping cream.  Wipe down the edges of the bowl as wanted, and whip till comfortable peaks kind.

Cut back velocity to low and add powdered sugar.  As soon as the sugar is integrated, improve velocity to medium-high and whisk till stiff peaks kind.

Pipe or frost cupcakes as desired.  Garnish with candied fruit if desired.

Rooh Afza is a concentrated syrup made up of candy floral notes. It may be present in most South Asian grocery shops.
Candied fruit might be present in most main grocery shops of their baking aisle. They can be discovered at South Asian grocery shops, bought as tutti frutti or ashrafiyaan.

We all know that this Eid will not be the identical with out the abundance of family and friends, however we hope you might be surrounded by those you like, secure, and wholesome.

This recipe was first posted on Chai and Churros and reposted right here with permission.



Henna is the face behind ChaiAndChurros.com. She’s been a blogger for the previous eight years and has a ardour for recipe growth and meals pictures.

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