A peppermint infused cake with candy cane cups leads me to share this delicious, moist Candy Cane Cup Bundt Cake for the holiday season!
Pictures coming soon I promise!
#BundtBakers is back and bringing you a mint theme suitable for the holidays of course! When I was out shopping at a local store I ran into these Candy Cane Cups… what are they you’re wondering? Well, they’re basically the same thing as a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup except these are dark chocolate outsides with a candy cane creme filling. Absolutely delicious. I was shocked to see them as I had never found them before, but I chalked it up to yet another new candy to help aid me being fat. Ha. Joking.
In deciding what I wanted to do for this month, I didn’t know if I should go a chocolate cake with the cups inside or a white cake… as you can tell I made up my mind because I wanted the cups to be more visible. Don’t you just love it?? Tastes delicious as well. The cake is made with oil so it’s very moist and minty. Fits the bill for any holiday table around here.
- 1 3/4 cups sugar
- 1 1/2 cups oil
- 3 eggs
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract
- 1 cup milk
- 3 cups flour
- 2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 15-20 Candy Cane Cups, quartered
- 3/4 cup white chocolate
- 3 tablespoons milk
- 3/4 cup powdered sugar
- Candy Cane Cups, rough chopped
- Preheat oven to 350*F and prepare bundt pan by generously greasing and flouring. Set aside.
- In a large bowl, beat together oil and sugar until combined.
- Add eggs, one at a time, thoroughly incorporated after each addition.
- Add both flavorings and beat well.
- Gradually add sifted dry ingredients and beat on medium for 2 minutes.
- Pour half of the batter into the prepared bundt pan.
- Sprinkle with quartered Candy Cane Cups.
- Pour over remaining batter.
- Bake at 350*F for 50-55 minutes or until tests done.
- Cool cake for 5 minutes before inverting onto a cooling rack.
- Glaze Directions
- Melt the chocolate with the milk and let cool slightly.
- Mix in the powdered sugar.
- Drizzle glaze over cake and sprinkle with chopped Candy Cane Cups.
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