Cupcakes – gorgeous bite-sized versions of a traditional cake – never fail to mesmerize me. Ever the gloomiest of my days can take a turn at the sight of a freshly baked chocolate cupcake. And then, there is no end to the plethora of different frostings you can use to adorn these sweet treats. However, the territory of cupcake recipes is hugely unexplored. We tend to stick to the classic vanilla or chocolate cupcakes and experiment with the icing.

What we don’t understand is that the cupcake batter has a lot of scope for experimentation as well. Let’s take a look at some very unique cupcake recipes.