Sprinkles triple cinnamon cupcakes {copycat}

It’s the weekend! And that calls for cupcakes! Copycat Sprinkles Triple Cinnamon Cupcakes to be precise. Healthy banana bread recipe yogurt These beauties have a lightly spiced, moist buttermilk cake with a cinnamon cream cheese icing that you will want to eat straight out of the bowl with a spoon!

I love Sprinkles Cupcakes. Banana bread recipe with greek yogurt I’m not going to bore you again with my Sprinkles Cupcake Obsession, but the infatuation continues. Banana bread with sour cream recipe My Husband and I always get three different flavors and then split them, because that way it’s like we each only ate 1.5 cupcakes. Buttermilk banana bread recipe Which doesn’t sound so bad, right? It’s practically like we’re on a diet.

The two flavors that we get every single time, without fail, are Vanilla and Triple Cinnamon.


Banana bread food network They are non-negotiable. Banana bread donuts The third is a toss up.

This copycat madness all started with my Copycat Sprinkles Vanilla Cupcake, which was, arguably, better than the original. Banana bread recipe using sour cream Then I just couldn’t help myself from trying to replicate the Triple Cinnamon Cupcakes, and they are a show stopper! I can promise you that the only thing better than a Sprinkles Cupcake is a homemade cupcake that tastes like a Sprinkles Cupcake.

Like the vanilla ones, these Triple Cinnamon Cupcakes have a tender, moist cake with a large crumb. Banana bread with sour cream and oil They are so soft they practically melt in your mouth. Original betty crocker banana bread recipe Buttermilk has a way of doing this.

And this cream cheese cinnamon frosting…ohmigawd…it’s so rich and creamy, but not too sweet. Banana bread 1 egg The perfect amount of cinnamon in the frosting compliments the cinnamon in the cake without competing with it. 4 ingredient banana bread {Sigh}

And then you roll the whole thing in cinnamon sugar. Moist banana bread recipe with sour cream I don’t know what it is about cinnamon sugar but it makes everything better. Banana bread sour cream recipe These cupcakes are no exception.

Because cinnamon is the main flavor in these cupcakes you will want to use the highest quality Vietnamese cinnamon that you can find. Chocolate banana bread pudding It will make all the difference. Banana bread recipe taste If you use standard cinnamon, you should use more than I do below. Betty crocker banana nut bread recipe You will have to add to taste. Banana bread recipe buttermilk Regular cinnamon is actually a different variety and lacks the power and complexity of Saigon cinnamon. Best moist banana bread #funfact

You will love these subtly cinnamon cupcakes! No need to pay $5 for a cupcake every again! ??

I got a lot of questions on my last post about how I frosted them, so, if you are interested, I explain at the bottom of the recipe how I recreated the Sprinkles’ frosted top.

Make the Cupcakes:• Preheat the oven 350°. Banana bread muffins with applesauce Line standard muffin tins with cupcake liners.

• Whisk flour, baking powder, cinnamon and salt together in a medium bowl and set aside.

• Beat together the butter and sugar on medium-high speed until thick. Banana bread with 2 bananas Add the eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition. Banana bread and butter pudding Add the vanilla with the last egg. Banana bread recipe without baking soda Scrape down the sides of the bowl between each addition.

• Alternately add flour and buttermilk in three additions on low speed beginning and ending with flour, scraping down the sides of the bowl as needed. Banana chocolate bread pudding You want to stop mixing as soon as the last flour has disappeared.

• Scoop or pour the batter into the liners ? full. Banana bread with chocolate chips recipe I use a large cookie scoop for this task and it works beautifully. Super slice banana bread Bake in preheated oven for 15-20 minutes. Frozen bananas for banana bread I always start checking at 12 because I’m not a fan of dry baked goods. Whole wheat banana bread muffins The cupcakes are done when a toothpick, inserted into the center, comes out with a few clinging crumbs but no wet smears!

• Remove from tins immediately and let cool on a wire rack. Banana bread with applesauce and honey They must be completely cool before frosting.

Make the Frosting:• Using the paddle attachment of your stand mixer, beat cream cheese, butter, salt and cinnamon on medium-low speed until smooth and creamy, approximately 2-3 minutes.

• Reduce speed to low and gradually add the powdered sugar, mixing until incorporated. Banana bread with applesauce recipe Add the vanilla after the last addition and mix until incorporated.

• Be careful not to over beat this frosting, because you want it to be thick and creamy like ice cream.

• Add heavy cream in 1 teaspoon increments until it is a spreadable consistency.

To Frost Your Cupcakes like Sprinkles:• Place a large dollop in the center of the cupcake and then used a small offset spatula to flatten it out on top while pushing the frosting to the edges. Banana bread without baking soda Add more as you spread if the frosting doesn’t reach the edges.

• Scrape all the excess frosting off the spatula onto the edge of the bowl before starting on the sides.

• I hold the cupcake by the base in my left hand, but you could also set it on the counter or other flat surface. Banana bread no baking soda Place the offset spatula on a slight angle (towards the cupcake center) on the edge of the frosting. Easy banana bread recipe without baking soda Hold the spatula steady with your right hand while slowly rotating the cupcake with your left hand until you have gone all the way around. Hawaiian banana bread recipe The key is a light touch because otherwise too much frosting will come off and you will be left with a bare cake!

• Scrape off any excess frosting from the spatula onto the rim of the frosting bowl again and repeat to adjust any imperfections. Banana bread with coconut oil You can add more frosting if you take off too much as to spin, but it is not advisable to adjust the top after you start the sides. Banana bread with honey I obsessively scrape off my spatula on the side of the bowl as I work, because it creates a smoother finish.

• Using more frosting on each cupcake makes it easier but my husband doesn’t like a lot! Fortunately this type of frosting technique is very forgiving, so you can add more or take off excess as you go!

• Gently roll each cupcake in the cinnamon sugar mixture, dipping the top and the rolling the sides. Banana bread with brown sugar It’s all about finesse.

• You can either frost it this way or use a standard piping bag with your favorite tip. Chocolate chip banana bread muffins Honestly, you could also just slap a generous portion on top, because it will taste amazing no matter what!

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Wow! These are just absolutely perfect sounding! One of the great perks of being married is splitting sweets, we do that all the time with donuts. Easy banana bread without baking soda : ) Thanks for sharing, definitely gonna give this a try!

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I’m a huge fan of the vanilla cupcake at sprinkles– I love the moist but dense and buttery cake. Calories in slice of banana bread I’ll have to try these triple cinnamon, and certainly making them at home is even sweeter.

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Best copycat everrrrrrrrrr. Banana bread yogurt These look so good that I might or might not have spend the past ten minutes staring at them whishing they were in front of me! ?? They sound amaaaaazing! And that vietnamese cinnamon has to be da bomb!

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You should totally have a copycat fondant decoration thingy on your cupcakes too! Maybe ones with an “L” for Lindsey lol. How ripe should bananas be for banana bread I like Sprinkles, but always thought they were overly hyped and definitely too pricy. How to ripen bananas for banana bread Homemade ones definitely sound more appealing. Can you use frozen bananas for banana bread Do you watch those reality cupcake shows? Pretty impressive what people can do with cupcakes.

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Aughhhhh!!! Lindsey. How many calories in a slice of banana bread Banging head on wall. Calories in a slice of banana bread I’ve never had Sprinkles Cupcakes in my life, but now you are making me crave them. Banana bread no eggs Cinnamon? One of my favs. Banana bread without eggs Cupcakes? Yes. Banana bread recipe no baking soda Delivery? Hopeful. Banana bread oil ??

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That is one good looking cupcake! It looks like the real thing, Im surprised you ever even need to go to Sprinkle Cupcakes now! So awesome to know we can indulge anytime ??

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I’ve read all the comments and while I agree, the photos are oustanding, I was hoping to see feedback from reviewers who have actually tried the recipe. Best chocolate chip banana bread recipe With that said, I am here to deliver just that! I made these a couple of weeks ago and they are truly amazing! Vanilla cupcakes are one of the the most bland flavor ever, but I feel like this could be my go to cupcake for vanilla requesters….my thought? Just eliminate the cinnamon, or simply reduce it, as I believe the cinnamon adds a touch of flavor to an otherwise ordinary cupcake. Banana bread with oil instead of butter I have never had the triple cinnamon at Sprinkles, but I have had her cinnamon sugar cupcakes and those are actually my favorite. Banana bread recipe using oil This cupcake recipe falls in line well. Easy chocolate chip banana bread recipe Great job, and thanks for sharing!

Hi Wendy. Easy banana bread recipe with oil It usually takes some time for people to try recipes and then only a small portion come back and review them. Banana bread recipe no eggs I love feedback! I made a Sprinkles Vanilla copycat cupcake too. Best chocolate chip banana bread recipe ever You can see that here . Best chocolate chip banana bread I agree that you could substantially reduce (or eliminate the cinnamon) in this cupcake and add vanilla extract or even some vanilla bean seeds! That would make a heavenly vanilla cupcake.

Hi there! I, too, am obsessed with all things cupcakes AND Cupcake Wars. Banana bread These look and sound amazing, and I can’t wait to make them!

I do have a question, though — is that the correct number of eggs? Four seems like a LOT for the amount of flour. Banana bread recipe with brown sugar I wouldn’t question it, but your vanilla copycat recipe only calls for 3 eggs to 2 1/2 cups of flour. Banana bread recipe without eggs Plus, I’m not all that confident when it comes to my baking knowledge, so I just wanted to check before making them. Banana bread recipe with honey ??

Hi Penny! Never hesitate to ask anything! 4 is the correct number of eggs and it is more than a traditional cupcake recipe calls for. Receta de banana bread It is part of what makes these cupcakes more dense with a larger crumb. Banana bread for toddlers I’ve adapted this recipe as a base for several other cupcakes and always use 4. Banana bread recipe uk ?? Happy baking!

I tried these and I was a bit shocked when it said 4 eggs, they did come out a bit dense. Better homes banana bread Do you think it might help to either add less eggs or maybe an egg and 3 egg whites or something? They are very good, but maybe this would help? Idk what do you think? Triple cinnamon are my all time faves at sprinkles.

HI Javana. Banana bread with cream cheese filling It’s not necessarily just about the number of eggs in a cake that make it dense. Banana bread recipe brown sugar There are cakes that have a much higer ratio of eggs to other ingredients that are light and airy. 5 ingredient banana bread Beyond comepletely changing the ration of eggs to sugar to flour to butter, you can add a 1/2 teaspoon more baking powder or 1/4 teaspoon baking soda, which is more powerful. Company’s coming banana bread You can make sure that you really cream your butter and sugar and then beat well after the addition of each egg. Banana bread with walnuts This process traps air in the batter which expands when you bake it. Banana bread with yogurt Also you can use room temperature butter rather than melted butter and this will trap even more air. Banana bread with oil Hope that helps!

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