Saturday, April 13, 2013

Tutorial - How to Make Lady Grey Tea Cupcakes

Little sugar teapots decorate the tops of these cakes

Cupcake Tutorial at Emily Kate Makes Blog

"My all-time favourite drink is Twinings Lady Grey tea. For anyone who's never heard of it, it's similar to Earl Grey tea but with lovely citrus flavours. Unfortunately it's not all that cheap, and I drink a LOT of tea, so Tesco's own brand often has to do. So when I was standing in a shop on Valentine's day with my boyfriend offering to buy me something as a present, I went for some Lady Grey teabags.  I've heard about the Earl Grey tea cupcakes sold at The Hummingbird bakery, but shock horror, I've never actually tried one. So I made my own :) I just used my basic no-mucking-about cupcake recipe, and added some tea. The tea has strong citrus flavours so I experimented with some orange zest in the icing to compliment it".... Read more

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