Black Forest Cupcake | How to make Black Forest Cupcake

By Deviyani Srivastava  |  30th Dec 2015  |  
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About Black Forest Cupcake Recipe

A classic flavour in the form of cupcakes. A yummy delight.

Black Forest Cupcake

Ingredients to make Black Forest Cupcake

  • 85 grams Chocolate compound
  • 1/3 cup unsweetend cocoa powder
  • 3/4 cup hot water
  • 3/4 cup flour
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • A pinch of salt
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 cup + 2 tbsp refined oil
  • 2 tsp white vinegar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • For Garnishing:
  • 1 1/2 cups heavy cream
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • Finely chopped chocolate or real chocolate shavings

How to make Black Forest Cupcake

  1. Preheat oven to 180 degrees. Place the chopped chocolate and cocoa powder in a bowl, pour hot water over chocolate mixture and whisk until smooth. Chill it in the refrigerator.
  2. In a mixing bowl, whisk together flour, sugar, salt and baking soda.
  3. In another mixing bowl, whisk together oil, eggs, vinegar and vanilla.
  4. Pour the chocolate mixture into the oil mixture and stir well, add in the flour mixture and whisk until smooth.
  5. Paper line muffin tin. Pour the batter till 3/4 full and bake in a preheated oven until toothpick inserted into center comes out clean.
  6. Allow cupcakes to cool in the baking tin several minutes before transferring to a wire rack to cool completely.
  7. Using an electric hand mixer, whip heavy cream and sugar on high speed until soft peaks form.
  8. Pipe the whipped cream over cupcakes then top each with a cherry and garnish with fine chocolate shavings.

Reviews for Black Forest Cupcake (7)

avneet singh2 years ago


Naushaba Nadim2 years ago


Ruksana Oriff2 years ago

Wat is chocolate compound

aqueena wilson3 years ago


samina khan3 years ago

which brand of Cocoa powder you used in this recipe ?? I have hintz

nasira shereef3 years ago

wow....yummy recipe...

Arti Gupta4 years ago

Any alternative for eggs. They look delicious.

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