Mocha Crunch Chocolate Cupcakes

Image: mystoryinrecipes.blogspot.com
Image: mystoryinrecipes.blogspot.com

We are delighted to feature these deep, dark, rich, coffee infused chocolate cupcakes which are topped with a generous swirl of (your favorite) chocolate buttercream … a drizzle of chocolate sauce and a sprinkling of crushed Whoppers® candies.

What you’ll need for the cupcakes:

1 cup flour
1 cup plus 2 Tablespoons sugar
1/3 cup plus 2 Tablespoons cocoa
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup butter. melted
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 Tablespoons instant coffee
1/2 cup hot coffee

What you’ll need for the buttercream:

Use your favorite chocolate buttercream recipe (or try this recipe)

What you’ll need for the chocolate sauce and garnish:

2/3 cup dark chocolate
2 Tablespoons heavy cream
4 Tablespoons powdered sugar
2 Tablespoons water

Whoppers® candies

Step-by-step photo instructions ===> HERE

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