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Chocolate Cupcakes With Fluffy Peanut Butter Frosting: Cupcake Show #8

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These are rich chocolate cupcakes topped with fluffy peanut butter frosting!
Ingredients
  Unsweetened chocolate 2 Ounce
  Butter 4 Tablespoon
  Brown sugar 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Eggs 2
  Buttermilk 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Boiling water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
For dry ingredients
  Cake flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Baking soda 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Cocoa powder 3 Tablespoon
For frosting
  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Creamy peanut butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Powdered sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Vanilla 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Milk 1 Tablespoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat the oven to 325 F.
2. Line the cupcake tin with cupcake liners.
3. In a microwave proof bowl, melt chocolate in microwave for 30 second bursts.

4. In a bowl, put all the dry ingredients together stir to mix and set aside.

MAKING
5. In a mixer bowl, beat together butter and brown sugar until fluffy.
6. Put in the vanilla and mix..
7. In a bowl, break the eggs and add one at a time to the butter mixture beat well after each addition.
8. Add in melted chocolate and mix.
9. Sprinkle in the dry ingredients, in 2 batches alternating it with the buttermilk.
10. Pour boiling water in, and mix until just combined.
11. Scoop the batter into cupcake wells using a large ice cream scoop and bake for 20 minutes, or until the toothpick inserted comes out clean.

FINALIZING
12. Remove the pan and let it cool on cooling rack for 5 minutes.
13. Lift the cupcakes using a fork and place over a cooling rack and let it cool completely.
For Peanut Butter Frosting:
14. In a mixer bowl, cream the butter and add in the peanut butter.
15. Put it in powdered sugar, vanilla and milk and beat until fluffy, for about 5 minutes.

SERVING
16. Pile the frosting on the cupcake and serve as desired.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Chocolate
Interest: 
Everyday
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