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Calling all cupcake lovers: These utterly buttery and creamy Gulkand cupcakes topped with buttercream and infused with Gulkand are the stuff dreams are made of. Treat yourself with this delicious recipe.
Gulkand Cupcakes Recipe by Chef Maria Goretti

- Indian


- 2

Cooking Time

-20-25 Min


- Medium

Preparation Time

- 15-17 Min


  • For Gulkand Cupcakes: 100 gm melted butter
  • 100 gm castor sugar
  • 100 ml milk
  • 200 gm all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • ½ tsp cardamom powder
  • 75 gm milk powder
  • 150 gm unsalted butter
  • 100 gm icing sugar
  • ¼ edible food colour
  • 100 gm gulkand
  • whipped cream
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  1. 1

    Procedure to make Gulkand cupcakes: In a bowl add melted butter, castor sugar and whisk it.
  2. 2

    Add milk.
  3. 3

    In another bowl add refined flour, baking powder, baking soda, cardamom powder and stir it.
  4. 4

    Add the dry ingredients, milk powder in the butter and mix it well.
  5. 5

    Using an ice cream scoop add the mixture in the cupcake moulds.
  6. 6

    Place the moulds in a baking tray and bake it in a preheated oven at 180' C for 20 - 25 minutes.
  7. 7

    In a bowl add unsalted butter, icing sugar and mix it well.
  8. 8

    Divide the mixture into two and add edible food colour in one.
  9. 9

    Add the frosting in a piping bag, use a star nozzle.
  10. 10

    Cut the ends of piping bags.
  11. 11

    Put both the colours of piping bag in one piping bag.
  12. 12

    Using a small scoop, scoop out a small portion of cake, fill it with gulkand.
  13. 13

    Seal the gulkand with scooped out cake.
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Maria Goretti


Maria Goretti dons many hats – TV anchor, model, dancer, chef and an award-winning author. She kickstarted her career as a VJ and toured with musicians around the world, while audiences came to love her as a warm and friendly face on TV. In 2011, she pursued her passion for baking and cleared a Cordon Bleu certificate course in food and baking at the Tante Marie School of Cookery, UK, run by Gordon Ramsay, with top honours. Soon after, she dabbled with writing and published a cookbook ‘From My Kitchen To Yours’ that was recognised as the best television chef book in English by a popular chef at the Gourmand World Cookbook in 2017. With television being one of her foremost passions, she has hosted several food shows that explore the intricacies of cooking. On Living Foodz, Maria’s show ‘I Love Cooking’ garnered high praise, and more recently ‘I Want To Bake Free’ is dedicated to those who love breads, cakes, cookies, savouries and everything else in the universe of baking.

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