STREAMING NOW: Feast with Friends

Chai Coconut Banana Cupcakes

sparkle sparkle

Want more from Genius Kitchen?

Watch on your Apple TV, Roku, or Fire TV and your iOS, Fire, or Android device.

Learn More
“Moist banana cupcakes infused with chai tea milk and topped with coconut chai frosting”
24 cupcakes

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. In a small saucepan combine 1 cup milk and 3 chai tea bags. Let sit over low heat for 15-20 minutes.
  3. Cream 2 sticks butter and 1 cup sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs and continue to beat 3-4 minutes on medium speed. Mix in mashed bananas.
  4. Add sifted cake flour, baking soda, salt, ginger and cinnamon and mix until blended. Stir in vanilla and 2/3 cup chai infused milk. Pour cupcake batter into cupcake pans. Bake for 18-20 minutes until golden brown.
  5. To prepare frosting, cream 1 stick butter. Add 5 cups powered sugar (1 cup at a time). Slowly add in 1/3-1/2 cup chai milk. Beat until smooth. Stir in chopped coconut.
  6. Allow cupcakes to fully cool before topping with frosting.
  7. Makes 24 cupcakes.

Watch more

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a