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UK Scrappers Christmas Countdown - 13th Day

Cakes - well cupcakes to be exact are my thing - I'm sure I could make much more than just cupcakes but I just do not have the time.  I love making cupcakes and I do make lots at Christmas as I give them away as gifts to friends, family and staff that teach Sam at school.  I like to try new recipes from time to time and sometimes they require 'tweaking'. Christmas is all about comfort foods and spices and just lots of yumminess! So look no further than these 'Ginger Cupcakes with Butterscotch Frosting' My 'go to' cupcake recipe books are the Hummingbird Bakery - they are my favourite and this is where the Ginger recipe came from, however they topped them with a lemon frosting which I didn't want. I chose to go with a Butterscotch frosting. The trick of these is to use stem ginger soaked in syrup - do not use fresh ginger.  Fresh ginger will probably give a very harsh taste if you use it raw. The Ginger Cupcakes are made with stem ginger soaked in syru…

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