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White chocolate and Macadamia Cupcakes

Delicious White chocolate and Macadamia Cupcakes – a nutty recipe, combined with a sweet hint of white creamy chocolate….yum!!
When I saw this post on dailydelicious I knew I had to share it on my blog!! The recipe looks and sounds so tempting!! Plus the great pictures makes it easy to follow!! I love a recipe book with lots of pictures, that way you can see how the recipe should look and what the finish result is ;-)

White chocolate and Macadamia Cupcakes Ingredients:

  • 65g Butter
  • 65g Granulated sugar
  • A pinch of salt
  • 1 Egg
  • 1tsp Vanilla extract
  • 65g Plain flour
  • 1tsp Baking powder
  • 1tbsp Milk
  • 2tbsp Whipping cream
  • 40g White chocolate, chopped
  • 30g Macadamia nut, roasted and chopped


  • 150g Whipping cream
  • 15g Icing sugar
  • White chocolate, shaved


  • Preheat the oven to 180°C.
  • Line cupcake tin with paper cup.
  • Sift the cake flour with the baking powder.
  • Mix the milk and the whipping cream together.
  • Beat the butter, sugar, and salt together until light in color, beat in the egg, and vanilla extract.
    Pour half of the flour mixture into the bowl, fold to combine.
  • Pour the milk mixture into the bowl, fold to combine, the add the rest of the flour with the macadamia nut and white chocolate, and fold to combine.
  • Scoop the batter into the prepared cup and bake for 20-25 minutes, or until the top of the cake spring back when touch lightly.
  • Let the cake cool completely on the wire racks.

For topping:

  • Whip the whipping cream with the icing sugar until firm peaks form.
  • Pipe the whipped cream on the top of the cake and sprinkle the white chocolate over the cake.

If you try to make your own White chocolate and Macadamia Cupcakes — please send me some pictures!!



  1. I enjoyed this recipe! Being a guy who doesn’t cook meals like this often, I did find it pretty easy. I used farm fresh Hawaii Macadamia Nuts from a local farm here in Hawaii, and other fresh ingredients. Great post, and great recipe! Mahalo.

  2. Kira

    How many cupcakes does this make? :)

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