Spooky Halloween Cupcakes

Spooky Halloween Cupcakes
I know I accept a “perfect” chocolate cupcake recipe on the blog, but I accept to say… I similar these chocolate cupcakes fifty-fifty better! I’ve posted them earlier inwards around dissimilar forms (chocolate covered strawberry cupcakes, bee cupcakes) too they are consistently the best chocolate cupcakes I’ve ever made. They’re ever moist too tender, without falling apart. They tin stand upwards up to a practiced amount of frosting too accept the perfect rich chocolate flavor. They are precisely the best!

This was my commencement fourth dimension adapting my favorite marshmallow frosting to brand a chocolate version, too it was fantastic! These cupcakes are pretty much precisely perfect too cute to boot!
Ingredients :
for the cupcakes:

3/4 loving cup sugar
1/2 loving cup flour
1/4 loving cup cake flour
1/2 loving cup cocoa powder
3/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 loving cup (4 ounces) mutual depression temperature butter, cutting into pieces
ii eggs
1/2 loving cup sour cream
1 teaspoon vanilla

for the frosting:

1/2 loving cup (4 ounces) butter
3.5 ounces (1/2 tub) marshmallow cream
1 1/2 – ii cups powdered sugar
1/4 loving cup cocoa powder
1 teaspoon vanilla
1-2 tablespoons one-half too one-half or heavy cream
12 tombstone shaped Peeps marshmallows
24 os candies (I constitute mine at Target)
v Oreo cookies, crushed


  • Preheat the oven to 350.
  • Line 12 wells of a muffin tin amongst newspaper liners. In a large bowl or the bowl of a stand upwards mixer, whisk together the sugar, flour, cake flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda, too salt.
  • Add the butter too mix until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
  • Add the eggs i at a time, mixing good subsequently each addition.
  • Add the greek yogurt too vanilla, too mix well.
  • Scoop the batter into the prepared muffin tin, filling wells 1/2 – 2/3 full.
  • Bake fifteen minutes, or until the tops saltation dorsum when touched too a toothpick inserted inwards the pump comes out clean.
  • Remove too permit cool completely.
  • To brand the frosting, shell together the butter too marshmallow cream until low-cal too fluffy.
  • Add the powdered sugar, cocoa powder, too vanilla, too shell until low-cal too fluffy.
  • Add additional powdered saccharide or one-half too one-half equally needed to brand a smooth, pipeable frosting.
  • Pipe onto cooled cupcakes too transcend amongst Peeps marshmallows too os candies.
  • Sprinkle amongst crushed Oreos.
  • To assistance the marshmallows stand upwards up a lilliputian better, I added a toothpick behind each marshmallow equally a support.
  • precisely hold upwards certain to withdraw them earlier eating! 🙂
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