Dude Cupcakes

Dude Cupcakes

Beer and bacon make great savory cupcakes--especially when topped with a sweet cream cheese frosting flavored with beer!

Prep Time

25

Minutes

Total Time

55

Minutes

Makes

10

servings

Cupcakes
2 1/4
cups Original Bisquick® mix
1
cup shredded Cheddar cheese (4 oz)
3
slices bacon, crisply cooked, crumbled
3/4
cup brown ale beer
3
tablespoons butter, melted
Frosting
8
oz cream cheese, softened
2
tablespoons butter, softened
1/4
cup powdered sugar
2
tablespoons brown ale beer
2
slices bacon, crisply cooked, crumbled
Ground red pepper (cayenne)
  1. Heat oven to 425°F. Place foil baking cup in each of 10 regular-size muffin cups. Lightly spray foil cups with cooking spray.
  2. In large bowl, stir together Bisquick mix, Cheddar cheese and 3 slices crumbled bacon. Stir in 3/4 cup beer and the melted butter until dry ingredients are moistened. Divide batter evenly among muffin cups.
  3. Bake 10 to 15 minutes or until golden brown. Remove from pan; cool 15 minutes.
  4. Meanwhile, in small bowl, mix cream cheese and softened butter. Stir in powdered sugar and 2 tablespoons beer until smooth. Spread frosting on each cupcake; top each with bacon. Sprinkle with red pepper.
Makes 10 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Substitution
Don’t like brown ale beer? Substitute your favorite beer for a little different flavor.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 320
    • (Calories from Fat 200),
  • Total Fat 22g
    • (Saturated Fat 12g,
    • Trans Fat 1 1/2g),
  • Cholesterol 55mg;
  • Sodium 620mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 22g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 5g),
  • Protein 7g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 0 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 1/2 High-Fat Meat;
    • 3 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1 1/2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.