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Jimmy Only Likes Chocolate Cupcakes

Apr 18 2007 - 3:58pm

Jimmy Only Likes Chocolate Cupcakes
Barely adapted from Chocolate-Covered Mint Meltaway Cupcakes in Cupcakes by Elinor Klivans [1] (a highly recommend book!)

These measurements should make 28-32 normal sized cupcakes.

[2]For Chocolate Sour Cream Cupcakes
6 oz unsweetened chocolate - chopped
2 cup unbleached all-purpose flour
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter - at room temp
2 1/2 cups sugar
4 large eggs
1 cup sour cream
1 cup water

[3]For Chocolate Fudge Filling
1 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
4 tbsp unsalted butter (1/2 stick) - cut into pieces
18 oz (3 cups) semisweet chocolate chips
1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract

For Chocolate Fudge Glaze
2 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream
5 tbsp unsalted butter - cut into pieces
7 1/2 tbsp light corn syrup
4 cups semisweet chocolate chips
1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
2 tbsp cinnamon schnapps - *see note

Make the Fudge Filling

Make the Cupcakes

Make Glaze - sorry no pics, but it's really similar to the filling steps

Cupcake Assembly






































































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