Chocolate Cupcakes With Buttercream Frosting ^^

Ingredients

1/4 teaspoon baking soda
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon butter, softened
3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup milk
125 grams (4 oz) butter
1 teaspoon of vanilla
2 tablespoons milk

Preparation

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Chocolate cupcakes
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Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
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For Turbo Broiler: 150 degrees C
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Line a muffin pan with paper or foil liners. Sift together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, cocoa and salt. Set aside.
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In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add the eggs one at a time, beating well with each addition, then stir in the vanilla. Add the flour mixture alternately with the milk; beat well. Fill the muffin cups 3/4 full.
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Bake for 15 minutes in the preheated oven, or until a toothpick inserted into the cake comes out clean. Frost with your favorite frosting when cool.
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Buttercream frosting
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Have butter, vanilla and milk at room temperature.
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Place butter in small bowl of electric mixer and beat until butter is as white as possible.
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Gradually add about half the sifted icing sugar, beating constantly.
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Beat in the remaining icing sugar.
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Mixture should be smooth and easy to spread with a spatula. Add extra milk or icing sugar until cupcake frosting is of a spreadable consistency.
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Coloured: add a drop of food colouring to frosting until you reach the desired colour.

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Baked these lovely cupcakes for my daughter's first birthday. ^^

For turbo broiler: Adjust the temperature to 150 degrees and baked it for 15 minutes.

Yield:

24.0

Added:

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 2:29am

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