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Chocolate cupcake recipe

6th September 2012

Chocolate cupcake recipe

posted in Cakes |

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 flourHow to follow a chocolate cupcake recipe
  • 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
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tea spoon of vanilla extract
  • 1 cup of milk

Follow this chocolate cupcake recipe step by step

  1. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees C.
  2. Prepare 12 hole muffin pan or 24 hole mini muffin pan.
  3. Line the muffin pan with foil liners.
  4. Sift the flour, baking soda, salt, baking powder and cocoa into a large mixing bowl.Simple chocolate cupcake recipe
  5. Set this mixture aside.
  6. In another bowl, mix butter softened and sugar well until they get light and fluffy.
  7. Add the eggs to the mixture one by one, and keep beating with each addition.
  8. Add the vanilla extract to the bowl and stir well.
  9. Add the flour mixture and the milk alternately to the bowl and beat well.
  10. Put two table spoons of the mixture in the muffin cups until they get 2/3 full.
  11. Bake cupcakes for 15 to 20 minutes in the oven or till a toothpick inserted into a cupcake comes out clean.
  12. Leave cupcakes for 10 minutes in order to chill.

Now, you have your chocolate cupcakes. You can leave them plain or you can also try making frosting cupcakes. Just read my post about how to make frosting for cupcakes.

If you want to make your best cupcakes, I advise you to make fondant frosting. You can know more about how to make fondant by reading my fondant recipe as well.

Happy cooking :)

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