From cupcakes with liquor-infused icing to wine or beer in the cake itself to seductive soft centers oozing with delightful cocktail ingredients, Cupcakes with a Kick is sure to provide many delicious and decadent treats for fans alcohol-infused foods. Step-by-step instructions explain clearly how the cupcakes are made. Gorgeous full-page photographs of every cupcake will inspire even the most reluctant cook to try them and helpful hints and tips throughout will help ensure success. Conversion tables and basic facts about alcohol and how it reacts in batter and icing complete the information you need to replicate the scrumptious cupcakes. While this book is not about cupcake decorating, the author includes fabulous ideas for making the cakes reflect something of their special nature. There are also lots of suggested alternatives and recommendations for substitutions. Whether your favorite drink is a stout, a margarita, or pink champagne, this book has something for you!