Chocolate Cupcake

2/26/2015 07:09:00 pm 0 Comments A+ a-


A cupcake is a small cake designed for one serving with frosting . I was always confused with cupcakes and muffins and can't understand the difference till today.I guess it's something about the icing and batter , if anyone know , please do clear it to me. Now the question arises Can you have Cupcakes in breakfast and the answer to that is , You may have cupcakes for breakfast when healthy breakfast is present in your cupcake .  So let's start the recipe .yum


Chocolate cupcake
Chocolate cupcake


Chocolate cupcake
Chocolate cupcake
Ingredients:
1/2 cup cake flour
1/2 cup whole wheat flour
125g butter, chopped
3/4 cup water
1 cup brown sugar
100g Cadbury dark chocolate , coarsely chopped
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 /2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 cup cocoa powder
1/4 cup almond meal
1/4 cup raisins


For serving:
1/4 cup chopped nuts
Chocolate syrup


Method:
Preheat oven to 180°C. Line twelve muffin pans with paper cases.
Combine the butter, water, sugar and chocolate in a microwave bowl . Cook for 2 minutes or until butter and chocolate melt and mixture is smooth.


Wet ingredients
Wet ingredients
Remove from microwave and set aside to cool slightly.


Warm and cooled
Warm and cooled
Sift the flours , baking powder , baking soda and cocoa powder in a bowl.
Add the almond meal and use a balloon whisk to stir until combined.




Flours
Flours
Make a well in the center and add wet ingredients mixture in it.
Whisk gently , add raisins till mixture combined.




Dry+wet
Dry+wet


Raisins added
Raisins added
Pour evenly among the lined pans. Bake in preheated oven for 30-35 minutes or until cooked through. Remove from oven and set aside to cool completely.


Baked
Baked
Serve with chocolate sauce and chopped nuts.


Chocolate cupcake

Enjoy!!
Chocolate cupcake



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