Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

  • 130g Plain flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 120 ml hot water
  • 40g cocoa powder
  • 115g butter
  • 150g caster sugar
  • 1 large egg
For topping:
  • Whipped cream
  • Mini marshmallows
  1. Mix together hot water and sifted cocoa powder.
  2. When powder has dissolved, with an electric whisk, beat in butter and sugar. Then add the egg.
  3. Sift in remaining dry ingredients.
  4. Mix together until well blended.
  5. Spoon into cupcake cases and bake for 12-15 mins on 200oC.
  6. When cupcakes come out the oven, leave for a minute, then place mini marshmallows on top.
  7. When cupcakes have cooled completely have fun squirting whipped cream on top for a real indulgence!
Enjoy with a cup of tea… or even a hot chocolate!

Posted on January 21, 2012, in Uncategorized and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Loving your baking posts. I need to get in the kitchen but have two little people hindering me at the moment 😀

  2. Thanks, trust me they don't get any better when they get older! I have to hide everything!! x

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