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Eggless chocolate coffee cupcakes

Kaveri Obhan
25 minutes
Prep Time
22 minutes
Cook Time
10 People
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ABOUT Eggless chocolate coffee cupcakes RECIPE

Rich chocolate cupcakes topped with coffee buttercream swirls.

Recipe Tags

  • Valentine's Day
  • Egg-free
  • Easy
  • Baking
  • Dessert
  • Egg Free

Ingredients Serving: 10

  1. For the cupcakes :
  2. 1.5 cups All Purpose Flour
  3. 1 cup caster sugar
  4. 1 tsp baking soda
  5. 5 tbsp cocoa powder
  6. 1/2 tsp Salt
  7. 1 tsp coffee granules
  8. 2 tsp vanilla
  9. 1/2 cup oil
  10. 1 cup hot water
  11. 2 tbsp Vinegar
  12. For the buttercream :
  13. 1 cup Butter
  14. 3 cups icing sugar
  15. 1.5 tsp coffee dissolved in 1 tbsp warm water or milk
  16. 1 tsp vanilla


  1. For the cupcakes :
  2. Preheat oven to 160°C.
  3. Combine all dry ingredients.
  4. Combine all wet ingredients.
  5. Mix the wet and dry ingredients with a spatula until combined, do not overmix.
  6. Line a muffin tray with paper liners or use direct baking cups and fill them wit the batter 2/3 full.
  7. Bake for 18-20 minutes until toothpick comes out clean.
  8. Cool completely before frosting. Will make 12 cupcakes.
  9. For the buttercream :
  10. Combine warm water, coffee and vanilla until coffee is dissolved.
  11. In a bowl beat the butter using hand mixer until light and fluffly for 5-6 minutes.
  12. Add the sugar one cup at a time and beat for 7-8 minutes until all is mixed and frosting is fluffy.
  13. Add the cooled coffee water mixture to this and beat for another 2 minutes.. this can frost upto 12 cupcakes .
  14. Use your favourite nozzle and a piping bag to frost cupcakes or just spoon them on top ! Decorate with heart sprinkles to make them colorful and apt for Valentine's day !

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Sandhya Desai Naik
Sandhya Desai Naik   Oct-03-2016

Deviyani Srivastava
Deviyani Srivastava   Mar-17-2016

So beautiful they look!

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