Recipe courtesy of Susan Catron
Show: Cupcake Wars
Peanut Butter and Jelly Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Buttercream Frosting
Total:
35 min
Active:
20 min
Yield:
24 cupcakes
Level:
Easy
Total:
35 min
Active:
20 min
Yield:
24 cupcakes
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Cupcakes:
Peanut Butter Buttercream:
Marshmallow Worms:
Jelly Filling:

Directions

For the cupcakes: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Cream the granulated sugar and the butter until thoroughly mixed. Add the eggs one at a time. Add the oil and vanilla. Cream the batter until fluffy.

Combine the flour, baking powder and salt in a separate bowl. Alternate mixing in the flour mixture and the buttermilk into the creamed mixture, until completely mixed. Distribute the batter into the cupcake liners. Bake the cupcakes, about 12 minutes.

For the peanut butter buttercream: Mix the butter on high speed for 3 minutes. Add the vanilla flavoring on low speed. Slowly add the confectioners' sugar on low speed. Mix in the peanut butter.

Grease a microwave-safe bowl with the shortening. Add the marshmallows and microwave on high for 30 second increments. Stir the marshmallows with a spatula between the time increments. Mix in the confectioners' sugar until the consistency you desire is reached. Shape the marshmallow mixture into the desired shape using your hands.

Squirt the jelly filling into the center of each cupcake. Pipe the peanut butter buttercream in a ring onto the top of each cupcake. Fill the center of each peanut butter buttercream ring with more jelly filling. Place the chopped peanuts on the outside ring of the peanut butter buttercream. Garnish each cupcake with the marshmallow worms.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Peanut Butter-Chocolate No-Bake Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Peanut Butter Balls

Recipe courtesy of Gale Gand

Peanut Butter Mousse

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Peanut Butter Bars with Salted Chocolate Ganache

Recipe courtesy of Nancy Fuller

Peanut Butter Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Nancy Fuller

Peanut Butter Split Smoothie

Recipe courtesy of Ellie Krieger

Peanut Butter Espresso Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Peanut Butter Dog Bone Treats

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Butterscotch Peanut Butter Bars

Recipe courtesy of Trisha Yearwood

Craveworthy Eats 3 Videos

Crave-Worthy Egg Sandwich 03:24

Claire puts her own spin on a bacon, egg and cheese breakfast sandwich.

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          On TV

          The Pioneer Woman

          9:30am | 8:30c

          Giada at Home

          10am | 9c

          Giada at Home

          10:30am | 9:30c

          Giada at Home

          11am | 10c

          Giada Entertains

          11:30am | 10:30c

          The Pioneer Woman

          1:30pm | 12:30c
          On Tonight
          On Tonight

          Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives

          8pm | 7c

          Burgers, Brew & 'Que

          4:30am | 3:30c

          Get Cooking