Get your

inspiration 

from 

EsmeSalon Recipes

Get access to 1000+ homemade tried and tested recipes by home chefs

By subscribing, I agree to receive a newsletter, exclusive content and free gifts, and declare that I have read the privacy policy and terms and conditions.

Softest Easiest Chocolate Cup Cakes

Please Spread the love, Sharing is Caring!

As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases.
Please note that EsmeSalon may have a financial relationship with some of the vendors we mention in this post which means we may get compensated financially or in kind, at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase through any link in this post. Please refer to our Affiliate Disclosure and Privacy Policy should you require any additional information.


The Softest Easiest Chocolate Cup Cakes Ever

Ingredients:

  1. 1½ cups Castor sugar
  2. 1¾ cups Cake flour
  3. 1½ tsp baking powder
  4. 1½ tsp Bicarbonate
  5. ½ cup of cocoa
  6. 1 level tsp salt
  7. 2 eggs (separated)
  8. ½ cup oil
  9. 1 Tblsp Vanilla essence
  10. 1 cup boiling water
  11. ½ cup buttermilk
  12. ½ cup milk 

Method:

  • Mix cocoa in boiling water and set aside
  • Beat egg whites stiff and set aside
  • Sift all dry ingredients except the salt and set them aside
  • Whisk egg yolks sugar and salt till creamy
  • Add Vanilla, Milk, Buttermilk, Oil, Cocoa, and water then mix well.
  • Add the sifted dry ingredients and mix by hand
  • Fold in the egg whites and mix by hand until just mixed. **Consistency should be runny.
  • Pour contents into a jug and pour into cupcake cases ⅔ way full or as in this case mini bundt pans.
  • Bake at 170 C / 340 F for 15 – 20 minutes or till the skewer comes out clean

You can use whipped cream as a topping, but here we opted for a chocolate ganache

Ganache for the Softest Easiest Chocolate Cup Cakes

Melt 1½ big slabs of Cadbury milk chocolate.
Add about ½ of a big can of Nestlé cream or enough to make a thick ganache
Pour over cupcakes/bundt cakes.

Prepared, tried, and tested  Feriel Sonday 

Hi, looking for another chocolate cake

Thanks for dropping in and checking out the recipes and what’s on offer.

If you whip up this delightful recipe, drop me a line, rate it, and don’t forget to tag me on @_esmesalon on Instagram. I will be looking for your amazing recreations, and I can’t get enough of those mouthwatering pics!

And guess what? If you’re looking for a fantastic tried-and-true recipe book, swing by the shop and feast on our collection of excellent Recipe eBooks. They make for a perfect treat for yourself or a food-loving friend!

We happily share our awesome recipes and are excited to sprinkle some love by sharing our posts at these awesome Linkup Parties.

Copyright © 2024 esmesalon.com – All rights reserved.

  • Make tomorrow more amazing than today!
  • Just believe in yourself and dream big.
  • Do not give up on your hopes. Take care always.

COPYRIGHT STATEMENT

I, Esme Slabbert, am the author and creator of this site, EsmeSalon. It is unlawful to re-use any content from this blog, without my written permission. Please contact me should you wish to discuss it further.

MISSION STATEMENT

My goal is to provide the best homemade recipes that are healthy for all families to enjoy. I also endeavor to showcase and share other bloggers and promote them on my Blog. You will also find Resources and Courses and Services for Bloggers which I promote from time to time.

10 thoughts on “Softest Easiest Chocolate Cup Cakes”

    • Hi Latisha. Thank you so much for popping in. This is for sure an easy and wonderful one to try and you need not be a baker to make it. All required would be to try and voila you have made yourself a wonderful treat and your family will love you for it.

      Reply

Leave a Comment