Stephanie Jaworski of Joyofbaking.com demonstrates how to make Banana Chocolate Cupcakes.
Banana Chocolate Cupcakes covered with lovely swirls of Chocolate Fudge Frosting give us a double dose of chocolate. You will love these tender and moist cupcakes that are oh so sweet. They go perfectly with the silky smooth texture of the chocolate frosting. Not only do they taste divine, but as you can see, they are a feast for the eyes.
This Banana Chocolate Cupcake recipe makes 12 regular-sized cupcakes.
Banana Chocolate Cupcakes Ingredients:
Banana Chocolate Cupcakes
1 cup (200 grams) granulated white sugar
1 cup (130 grams) all-purpose flour
1/3 cup (35 grams) unsweetened cocoa powder (regular or Dutch-processed)
3/4 teaspoons baking powder
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 large egg
1/2 cup mashed ripe bananas (about 1 medium sized banana)
1/2 cup (120 ml) warm water
1/4 cup (60 ml) milk
1/4 cup (60 ml) canola, corn, or vegetable oil
3/4 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
Chocolate Fudge Frosting
3 ounces (90 grams) unsweetened chocolate, coarsely chopped
1/2 cup (113 grams) unsalted butter, room temperature
1 cup (120 grams) confectioners (powdered or icing) sugar, sifted
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
How To Make Banana Chocolate Cupcakes:
Image and recipe credits: Joyofbaking.com