A simple, delicious and easy chocolate cupcake recipe! This is what I kept searching for it for long time. My children are completely fond of eating chocolate cupcakes since they ate such cupcakes at a birthday party. I used to buy chocolate cupcakes for some time then I decided to make my perfect chocolate cupcake at home after finding the best and easiest chocolate cupcake recipe ever!
This is my chocolate cupcake recipe which I rely on for making chocolate cupcakes…
Chocolate cupcake recipe
This chocolate cupcake recipe can be made in 30 minutes; 15 minutes for preparation and the same for cooking. For making this chocolate cupcake recipe, you will need these following ingredients:
1 ½ cups of flour
½ tea spoon of baking soda
1 table spoon of baking powder
1 cup of unsweetened cocoa powder
¼ tea spoon of salt
4 table spoons of butter, softened
2 cups of sugar
1 tea spoon of vanilla extract
1 cup of milk
Follow this chocolate cupcake recipe step by step
Preheat the oven to 180 degrees C.
Prepare 12 hole muffin pan or 24 hole mini muffin pan.
Line the muffin pan with foil liners.
Sift the flour, baking soda, salt, baking powder and cocoa into a large mixing bowl.
Set this mixture aside.
In another bowl, mix butter softened and sugar well until they get light and fluffy.
Add the eggs to the mixture one by one, and keep beating with each addition.
Add the vanilla extract to the bowl and stir well.
Add the flour mixture and the milk alternately to the bowl and beat well.
Put two table spoons of the mixture in the muffin cups until they get 2/3 full.
Bake cupcakes for 15 to 20 minutes in the oven or till a toothpick inserted into a cupcake comes out clean.
Cup cakes have been widely considered as one of the most common desserts that children and even their parents get excited by such tasty cup cakes. I really enjoy making cupcakes at home for my children. Here is my recipe for cup cakes that can help you learn how to make cup cakes easily at your home.
How to make cup cakes?
Before talking about how to make cup cakes, you should get these following ingredients that you will use in making your cup cakes.
250 grams of flour
250 grams of sugar
250 grams of unsalted butter, softened
1 table spoon of vanilla extract
4 table spoons of milk
1 packet of instant icing
This is all what you will need to make your cup cakes, let’s move now to how to make cup cakes…
Learn how to make cup cakes step by step
Preheat your oven to 180°C.
Put paper cases in a muffin tin.
Put the butter and sugar in a large bowl.
Use your electric whisk to mix the butter and the sugar well until they become very fluffy and light.
Add the eggs one by one; keep beating well before adding the second egg.
Add the flour to the bowl and mix it well with the previous ingredients using a food processor.
Add the vanilla extract to the mixture.
Add the milk gradually until you get the suitable consistency.
Fill the bun cases with this mixture equally as much as you can.
Put cupcakes in the oven.
Bake cupcakes for 20 minutes or until they are done; you can check cupcakes by inserting a cocktail stick in one of them. When it comes out dry, then cup cakes are well cooked.
Get the cupcakes out of the oven and lift them out of the muffin tin.
Leave the cupcakes for 15 minutes to chill on a wire rack.
How to make cup cakes frosting
Personally, I prefer icing or frosting cupcakes. Frosting for cupcakes is one of the best and easiest ways that you can rely on for decorating your cupcakes.
Frosting for cupcakes is one of the best and easiest ways that you can depend on for decorating your cupcakes. In addition, frosting for cupcakes gives you unlimited options and flavors to choose from. However, I think the most common options are vanilla or chocolate frosting for cupcakes. Let’s see how to make frosting for cupcakes:
Vanilla frosting for cupcakes
Chocolate frosting for cupcake
Let’s start with my recipe to make vanilla frosting for cupcakes
· Vanilla frosting for cupcakes
For making a vanilla frosting for cupcakes, you will need these following ingredients:
2 cups of softened butter
4 cups of confectioners’ sugar
1 table spoon of milk
1 table spoon of pure vanilla extract
¼ table spoon of salt
· How to make vanilla frosting for cupcakes
Add butter in a large bowl.
Add sugar and salt to the bowl.
Mix butter, salt and sugar well till blended.
Add the vanilla and milk to the bowl.
Keep beating for 5 minutes or until you get a very light and smooth vanilla frosting for cupcakes.
Now, you get your vanilla frosting for cupcakes. Use it for decorating your cupcakes. Read my post about frosting cupcakes to know how to make piping for frosting cupcakes. Let’s move to my recipe for making chocolate frosting for cupcakes…
· Chocolate frosting for cupcakes
To make chocolate frosting for cupcakes, you will need:
3 cups of confectioners’ sugar
6 table spoons of cocoa powder
6 table spoons of butter
5 table spoons of milk
1 tea spoon of pure vanilla extract
· How to make chocolate frosting for cupcakes
Put the confectioner’ sugar and the cocoa powder in a bowl.
Mix them well and set the mixture aside.
In a separate bowl, cream the butter till it become smooth.
Add the butter to the sugar and cocoa mixture gradually.
Add the milk to the mixture and beat.
Add the vanilla extract and keep beating till it becomes fluffy and light.
Now, your chocolate frosting for cupcakes is ready to be used for decorating your cupcakes. These two recipes of frosting for cupcakes are my favorite recipes ever! Just try them. You will really like them!
Cupcakes are delicious and tasty; you probably like eating these tasty cupcakes so here’s a simple and quick recipe for cupcakes in order to make them at home. This perfect recipe for cupcakes will help you make delicious cupcakes yourself. I used to follow this recipe for cupcakes for long and it’s really easy. Let’s start from scratch …
Ingredients of my recipe for cupcakes
You’ll need these following ingredients to make cupcakes:
3 cups of flour
2 cups of sugar
3 tea spoons of baking powder
½ tea spoon of salt
½ cup of shortening
1 ½ cup of milk
1 tea spoon of vanilla
That’s all what you need for this recipe for cupcakes. Now, let’s see this recipe for cupcakes’ directions. It won’t take more than an hour for making the cupcakes.
My recipe for cupcakes’ directions
Heat your oven to 360 degrees before starting cooking.
Line your cupcakes pans with your paper liners.
Add flour and sugar in a bowl.
Mix the flour and sugar in the bowl, adding the baking powder and the salt till all ingredients are mixed well.
Add milk to the bowl.
Add vanilla and shortening to the bowl and mix them all well.
Mix eggs in the same bowl and beat for a minute.
Use a spatula to scrape the side of the bowl.
Beat this mixture on high speed for two minutes till all ingredients are mixed well.
Spoon the cupcake batter into your paper liners till they become 2/3 full.
Put them into the oven for 30 minutes or till the toothpick which is inserted in the center comes out from the cupcakes clean.
Leave cupcakes them in pans for 10 minutes till they chill.
Remove cupcakes them from pans and put them on wire racks so that they completely cool down.
Voilà! Your cupcakes are now ready. As they are now cooled, you can decorate them or make your frosting cupcakes as you desire. For me, I prefer frosting cupcakes; you can read my post about frosting cupcakes and the best recipe for cupcakes’ piping that will help you easily make your delicious frosting cupcakes.
How to make a cupcake in a cup? This is a question which is frequently asked by many people who like to make a cupcake in a cup. Basically, let’s say that it is not difficult to make a cupcake in a cup, it is very easy and you can make it in just five minutes. Even kids can make it without any efforts.
You won’t believe that I made the best chocolate cupcake in a cup in the microwave and just in a few minutes. Years ago, I never tried to make any kind of desserts at home, and I tended to buy them done. One day I searched for a quick and easy way to make any kind of desserts. I found a chocolate cupcake in a cup recipe. I was from the people who use the microwave for heating purposes only. However, I made in an amazing chocolate cupcake in a cup in minutes and I was really surprised of the result I got!
Here I’m going to tell you how to make such chocolate cupcake in a cup. Let’s start …
How to make a chocolate cupcake in a cup?
To make a chocolate cupcake in a cup, you will need the following ingredients:
Four table spoons of flour
Four table spoons of sugar
Two table spoons of cocoa
Three table spoons of milk
Three table spoons of oil
One tea spoon of chocolate chips
One tea spoon of vanilla
One large cup or mug
Chocolate cupcake in a cup recipe
Add the flour and the sugar to the mug.
Add the cocoa to the mug and mix them all well.
Add the egg to the mixture and stir thoroughly.
Pour the milk and the oil in the mug and again mix it altogether.
Mix it well with the vanilla extract and the chocolate chips.
Put the mug in your microwave on high temperature for 3-5 minutes.
The cupcake in a cup will rise over the cup’s top, but don’t worry.
Leave it for a while until it chills.
Now, you have a chocolate cupcake in a cup which is made in just few minutes. Let’s see how we can serve it…
How to serve a chocolate cupcake in a cup?
Use your potholder in order to remove your mug from the microwave.
Put your cupcake in a plate.
To allow the steam inside it to escape, break the cupcake into quarter using a fork. Try to make it well arranged.
You can add some whipped cream or ice cream.
It’s very easy to make a cupcake in a cup, and it won’t cost you that much. Even your children can make it themselves and they will really like it.