Chocolate and Strawberry Cupcake Recipe

Chocolate and Strawberry Cupcake Recipe

Have you ever tried Strawberries dipped in Chocolate? If you have you’d know just how truly divine they actually are. We have put together something similar and that’s our Chocolate and Strawberry Cupcake Recipe. You can enjoy the same delicious taste in the form of cupcakes, Yummy!.

 




 

Now we know what your probably thinking? “There is no way that cupcakes will taste as good as melted chocolate on strawberries”, ohhhhhhh but they do. Personally I think they are better, but don’t take my word for it try them out for yourselves and feel free to let us know what you think.

 




 

Check out our delicious recipe below:

 




 

Chocolate and Strawberry Cupcake Recipe

 



 

Chocolate and Strawberry Cupcake Recipe

Chocolate and Strawberry Cupcake Recipe

Rita's Lil Sweeties
Chocolate Cupcakes topped with strawberries
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Servings 24 Cupcakes

Ingredients
  

Ingredients

  • ½ Cup self-raising flour sifted
  • ¼ Cup unsweetened cocoa powder sifted
  • ½ Cup caster sugar
  • ½ Cup strawberry jam
  • 2 eggs

Decoration

  • ½ Cup butter softened
  • 2 Cups icing sugar
  • pink food colouring
  • cut up strawberries OR sprinkles

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 190°C (170° fan).
  • Line a 12 hole cupcake tin with patty pans.
  • Combine the flour, cocoa powder, sugar, butter and eggs in a bowl and whisk together for 2 minutes.
  • Divide half the mixture evenly across the 12 patty pans, then add 1tsp of strawberry jam in the centre of each one.
  • Top with the rest of the cake mixture, then place in oven and bake for 15-20 minutes.
  • Remove and leave to cool.
  • To make the buttercream, beat the butter with a wooden spoon until until light and fluffy, then beat in the icing sugar a quarter at a time.
  • Use a whisk to incorporate the strawberry syrup, then whisk for 2 minutes.
  • Spoon the buttercream into a piping bag (we recommend using the star piping tip), then pipe a swirl on top of each cupcake.
  • Sprinkle with coloured sprinkles or place a cut up strawberry on top.
  • Enjoy!

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Chocolate and Strawberry Cupcakes