Mini Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

 

Wahoo! Time for the holidays... er... I mean next month, time for the holidays! My favorite time of year is the holidays. Why? All the food of course =)! T

What you will need

1 cup all-purpose flour

1 tsp baking powder

1/2 tsp baking soda

1/4 tsp salt

1 tsp cinnamon

1/4 tsp nutmeg

1/4 tsp ginger

1/2 cup packed light-brown sugar

1/3 cup granulated sugar

1/3 cup butter , melted and whisked to cool slightly

1/3 cup applesauce , at room temperature

1 large egg

1 large egg yolk

1 tsp vanilla extract

3/4 cup + 2 Tbsp canned pumpkin puree

2 1/2 Tbsp buttermilk

1 recipe Cream Cheese Frosting , recipe follows

44 pumpkin candies , optional

4 oz . cream cheese , softenend

1/4 cup butter , softened

2 cups powdered sugar

1/2 tsp vanilla extract

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