DIY Girl Scout Cookie CUPCAKES!

Hey guys it's Ro! For those of you who don't know, it is girl scout cookie season! One of the most wonderful times of the year, so i wanted to make some themed treats! based on some of their classic flavors, these are three of the flavors that i love! They did come out with a bunch of new flavors this year so i'm excited to try those! But! I wanted to make something new! So today we are going to be making cupcakes that are themed for the girl scout Samoa cookies! Thin Mint cookies! Peanut Butter Tagalong cookies! Let me know in the comments down below what your favorite girl scout cookie flavor is! Mine are the Samoas! I love em' because i love coconut, i love caramel, i love chocolate, i love biscuts, and this is everything all together! Side note! Fun Fact! Girl Scouts and Girl Scout cookies a special place in my heart because my sister was a girl scout, and my mom was a girl scout troop leader! My sister even saved her vest! These are all the patches that she earned! And then on the front, these are all of the badges that she earned! I wasn't a girl scout but i did like to sell cookies and eat em'! All Right! Lets get started! We're gonna start with Samoas! Yeah! To make these Samoa cupcakes, the things you will need will be: (Ingredients listed above) Then, for the caramel frosting you will need! (Ingredients listed above!) And some Girl Scout Samoas cookies! My favorite! the first step is mixing our dry ingredients together in a medium mixing size bowl Add in your flour, cake four, baking powder, and salt! Then whisk together until its well combined! Next, cream together your butter and sugar in a large bowl! Using an electric mixer, mix together until it's light and fluffy! Next add your egg and vanilla extract to your butter mixture Mix it up and scrape down the sides! All of our mixtures are ready and now it is time to combine everything! We are going to alternate adding our dry and coconut milk our large mixing bowl with our butter mixture Starting and ending with our dry ingredients! Its gonna be three parts dry to two parts coconut milk! Last step to making the batter is gently folding in our coconut flakes! If you've never folded something before just try to go under the mixture, over, and turn! our coconut cupcake batter is ready to scoop into the trays! In front of me i've lined a cupcake tray with a bunch of these purple silicone cupcake liners! I like these because they are reusable, and they are a bright color! they look just like the box color! Look it! Fill each cupcake cavity about 2/3 full i'm using an ice cream scoop, just to make it a little bit easier This recipe makes 12 cupcakes Our coconut cupcakes are ready to bake! Heat your oven to 350 degrees and bake for about 14-16 minutes! While our cupcakes are baking, we will make caramel frosting! In a large mixing bowl beat your butter until smooth, then add the caramel! Ooooh Yum! And mix until it's well combined! then mix in your powdered sugar I like to add half at a time Now add : Vanilla extract and salt! Mix together till well combined! Lastly, beat in the cream until our frosting is smooth and fluffy! I have scooped the frosting into a piping bag with a number 829 tip! Our cupcakes have baked, i gave them plenty of time to cool, you don't want to frost em' while they are still hot cause it will melt your frosting and now for my favorite part, we're gonna frost and decorate! Im just gonna give it a double swirl One swirl around, and then a second! Boop! To make our cupcakes look like the Samoa cookies, drizzle a little of melted chocolate over the top I've got melted chocolate in a piping bag with a number 2 tip for a little bit more control! Final decoration step: cut your Samoa cookies in half and place em' on top of your cupcake! This one's for me Mmm! I would work as a taste tester a Girl Scout

(pauses) Company (Coughing) Oh god, i just choked on a coconut flake Worth it! Dedooo! Here are all the Girl Scout Samoa themed cupcakes that we made today! I really love this recipe because it's coconut, so if you love coconut, you may love this recipe too! the next cupcake we are going to be making is my second favorite Girl Scout cookie! Thin Mint cupcakes! To make these thin mint cupcakes, the things you will need will be! (Ingredients listed above!) then for the mint frosting, you will need: Ingredients listed above First step to making these Thin Mint cupcakes is to make our chocolate cake batter! The recipe i am going to be using is the one from the Nerdy Nummies cookbook! it is my favorite, but you can use WHATEVER chocolate cake batter recipe you want to! In a large bowl, add in your flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, baking powder, cinnamon, and salt! Whisk together until well combined! Once those ingredients are mixed, add both your regular, and your brown sugar! whisk again till there well combined and then set it off to the side! now in a medium-sized bowl combine your wet ingredients and four eggs and water and vanilla after your eggs are whisked up add your oil and sour cream and whisk it up again! we have our wet ingredients dry ingredients the part i really really like I think it's fun using your hands make a well in your dry ingredients ya just big like a little mole! Meep meep meep! now pour your wet ingredients into the middle of the whole! i love this! then mixed together until there's no more dry streak when you're making a chocolate cake you really don't want to overmix the batter so as soon as its combined stop it is time to our batter into our cupcake tray in front of me I have a cupcake tray lined with a bunch of a green silicone liners to match the thin mint box you want to felt each cavity about two-thirds full once you're done scooping these cupcakes that this chocolate batter off to the side for the next cupcake before we bought these cupcakes in the oven sprinkle in some chopped chocolate mint candies, i'm using the Andes candies cause love those! bloop bloop bloop bloop bloop then using a toothpick, give a little swirl it makes its way into the batter now pop these in the oven at 325 degrees and bake for about 18 to 20 minutes while our chocolate cupcakes are baking we will make a mint frosting to compliment them first step in a large bowl, beat your butter until it's nice and smooth and creamy, then have your powdered sugar mixed together on a low speed until it's well combined add your peppermint extract salt and a little bit of food coloring i'm adding one drop and give it another mix that minty! Last we add the cream and beat until its smooth and fluffy i scooped the mint frosting into a piping bag with our large open star tip at the end our cupcakes are fresh out of the oven give them plenty of time to cool before you frost and just like before we are going to frost starting in the center and getting in a double swirl now it's time to decorate with some girl scout cookies crumbled a thin mint cookie just sprinkle it on top you can do then cut a thin mint cookie in half and place it right on top DeDoo! there you have it thin mint cupcakes we have each chocolate cupcake topped with mint frosting and sprinkles with our thin mint girl scout cookies yum yum last but not least we're going to be making our tagalong cupcakes! tagalong let me show you how! for the tagalong cupcakes the things you'll need will be : (Ingredients listed above) then to decorate will we will need (Ingredients listed above) and some Girl Scout tagalong cookies! the first step to making our tag along cupcake is scooping chocolate cake batter from before! fill each cupcake cavity two-thirds full when you fill all of your cupcake trays sprinkle in a few peanut butter chips! just put a little bit in each one use a toothpick to mix them into the batter cupcakes are ready to bake you're gonna pop these in the oven at 325 degrees and bake for about 18 to 20 minutes while the cupcakes are making we will make our peanut butter buttercream frosting in a larger bowl beat your butter now add the peanut butter and mix together till well combined next add powdered sugar and mix together! add in your vanilla extract and salt! last but not least add cream and mix together until smooth over here ive scoop our peanut butter buttercream frosting into a piping bag with an open circle tip similar to before starting the middle Piper round to the edge of the cupcake and then a second

then to decorate take your Girl Scout Tagalong cookies cut them in half and place them on top Ta Da! here all the girl scout cookie cupcakes that we made today Samoas, Thin Mint, and Tagalong cupcakes yum yum yum i hope you guys enjoyed the recipes i absolutely love girl scout cookies and Girl Scout cookie season and I thought these recipes would be really fun i'll be posting a bunch of pictures and the recipes on RossannaPansinocom, twitter, instagram, and facebook! you can check them out there and if any of you guys make these cupcakes please take a picture and send it to me i love seeing your baking creations it just makes me happy it makes my day! especially when they are Girl Scout themed anything, that really makes my day !you know i know when girls scouts whenever you complete a task or you learn new skills you get a badge I don't have a badge and we have a sticker i thought i could give myself a baking Badge today, so I got this little cookie sticker he's my little badge anyways I'm glad you guys could tag along! me and these cupcakes were mint to be together i'm going to have one but maybe i'll have Samoa i hope you guys enjoyed the video , Bye Bye! and if you would like to watch any other fun videos you can click up here or up here

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