Dulce de Leche Filled Basketball Cupcakes

Dulce de Leche-Filled Basketball Cupcakes

11 ingredients
131 calories
15 min cook time


11 total
Black decorator gel or icing
1 can (14 ounces) Nestlé® La Lechera® Dulce de Leche
Orange food coloring
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
5 tablespoons Nestlé® Carnation® Evaporated Lowfat 2% Milk
3 cups powdered sugar, sifted
6 tablespoons butter, softened
3 large eggs
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1 cup water
1 package (15.25 ounces) chocolate cake mix


Prep: 50
Cook: 15
Wait: 30
Serving: 48
Step 1
Prepare cake mix according to package directions with water, oil and eggs. Line 48 mini muffin cups with paper or foil liners. Spoon cake batter into cups.
Preparation: 10 min
Step 4
Beat butter in mixer bowl until creamy. Gradually beat in powdered sugar alternately with evaporated milk. Beat in vanilla extract. Add a few drops of orange food coloring. Continue to beat until light and fluffy.
Preparation: 10 min
Step 5
With sharp knife, remove small portion from top of cupcakes. Place some dulce de leche in heavy-duty plastic bag; snip tiny corner from bag and pipe about ½ teaspoon dulce de leche into each cupcake. Place cake pieces that were removed over top of dulce de leche if desired.
Preparation: 15 min
Step 6
Frost tops of cupcakes in a round shape to look like basketballs. With black get or icing, draw stripes onto ball.
Preparation: 15 min
Step 2
Bake at 350° F for 15 to 20 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in cupcake comes out clean.
Cooking: 15 min
Step 3
Cool completely.
Waiting: 30 min

Nutrition Information

131 calories per serving
Serving size: 48
5.74g fat
19.32g carbs
1.50g protein
% DV*
Total Fat 6g
Saturated Fat 4g
Cholesterol 18mg
Sodium 98mg
Carbohydrates 19g
Dietary Fiber 0g
Sugars 16g
Protein 2g
* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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