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Lemon & poppyseed cupcakes

Ingredients 225g self-raising flour 175g golden caster sugar zest 2 lemons 1 tbsp poppy seeds, toasted 3 eggs 100g natural yogurt 175g butter, melted and cooled a little For the icing 225g butter, softened…

Who invented the cupcake?

Cupcakes seem uniquely suited to our modern sensibilities. They're portion-controlled, portable, easy to make in batches, open to lots of decorating strategies, tasty and can be inexpensive to make. To explore the murky history of the…