Mini Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Mint Frosting – Mini Chokladmuffins med Mintchoklad Frosting

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These cupcakes are small yet delicious, and yet again combines my favorite ingredient combo; mint and chocolate. These particular mint chocolate cupcakes are topped with the Swedish candy Marianne – but any type of mint chocolate candies will do. Prepare to eat them all…. Because they’re just THAT good!

Recipe / Recept 

Muffins

3 eggs / 3 ägg

125 g of butter / 125 g smör 

2.4 cups of sugar / 3 dl socker 

2.4 cups of flour / 3 dl mjöl

0.3 cups of water / 3/4 dl vatten

1.5 teaspoons of baking powder / 1.5 tsk bakpulver

1 teaspoon of vanilla extract / 1 tsk vaniljsocker

2 tbsp of cacao powder / 2 msk kakao

Frosting

150 g of butter / 150 g smör 

2 cups of powdered sugar / 5 dl florsocker

100 g of mint chocolate / 100 g mintchoklad 

2 tbsp of cacao powder / 2 msk kakao 

Mint chocolate candies / Marianne

1. Preheat the oven to 350 F. / Sätt ugnen på 175 grader.

2. Whisk sugar and eggs fluffy and almost white, melt the butter. / Vispa socker och ägg pösigt och nästan vitt, smält smöret.

3. Mix all the dry ingredients together separately. Add the flour mix to the egg and sugar mix, be careful and add a little at a time./ Blanda alla torra ingredienser i en bunke. Tillsätt mjölblandningen försiktigt till ägg och socker mixen.

4. Add melted butter and water. / Tillsätt smält smör och vatten.

5. Add to the batter. / Blanda ner i smeten.

6. Put down muffin-thins in a muffin-pan, and fill 3/4 with batter. / Sätt formar i en muffinplåt, fyll till 3/4 med smet.

7. Bake for about 15 min. / Grädda i ca 15 min.

8. Let cool completely. / Låt svalna helt.

9. Make sure the butter is room temperatured. / Se till att smöret är rumsvarmt.

10. Melt the chocolate carefully. / Smält chokladen försiktigt.

11. Whisk together all the ingredients for the frosting. / Blanda samman alla ingredienser till frostingen.

12. Frost the cupcakes. / Spritsa på frostingen.

13. Top with chopped mint chocolates. / Toppa med hackad Marianne.

14. Done! / Klart!

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