Halloween cupcakes with chocolate frosting and candy eyes

Halloween cupcakes with chocolate frosting and candy eyes

Portions: 12 persons | Preparation: 70 minutes

They look very cute with their bulging eyes. The basis of the pastries are the chocolate muffins, which are given a perfect topping for Halloween with chocolate frosting.

Please review recipe:

Ø 5 out of 5 stars ( 4 votes )
Halloween cupcakes with chocolate frosting and candy eyes
Halloween cupcakes with chocolate frosting and candy eyes

Portions: 12 persons | Preparation: 70 minutes

They look very cute with their bulging eyes. The basis of the pastries are the chocolate muffins, which are given a perfect topping for Halloween with chocolate frosting.

Please review recipe:

Ø 5 out of 5 stars ( 4 votes )

Season: Halloween | Region: North America | Preparation: Bake | Menu: Pastries | Cuisine: American recipes

Ingredients

Dough

  • 80 g sugar
  • 150 g butter, softened
  • 250 ml milk
  • 100 g dark chocolate
  • 300 g flour
  • ½ tsp baking soda
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • pinch salt

Frosting

  • 80 g butter
  • 50 g sugar
  • 30 g cocoa
  • sugar eyes, for topping
  • Fondant, red, for topping

Instructions

Prepare the dough

  1. Chop the chocolate into small pieces.
  2. In a bowl, using a hand mixer, beat the softened butter, sugar and eggs until fluffy.
  3. Mix the flour with the baking powder, baking soda and salt and add to the egg mixture.
  4. The Stir in the chopped chocolate and the milk and mix everything well.
  5. Line the paper cups in the muffin tin and pour the batter into the cups.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven at 200 degrees for about 20-30 minutes on the middle rack, pouring a glass of water in put in the oven.

prepare the frosting

  1. Hit the butter for the frosting and stir in the sugar and cocoa.
  2. Pour the frosting cream into a piping bag with a jagged nozzle.
  3. Apply the frosting to the cooled muffins.
  4. With Decorate the sugar eyes and red mouth with fondant.
  5. Halloween chocolate cupcakes and put them in the fridge until ready to eat.

Utensils

  • bowl
  • hand mixer
  • muffin tin
  • paper cups
  • spoon
  • piping bag