Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes


Planning time

Cook time
22 mins

Absolute time
60 minutes

Grasp the Christmas season with these happy chocolate peppermint cupcakes. They're finished with ganache, peppermint buttercream and pounded sweet stick.


1 formula Chocolate Cupcakes

For the ganache:

1 c. semi-sweet chocolate chips

½ c. drain chocolate chips

½ c. overwhelming cream

For the peppermint icing:

1 c. (2 sticks) spread, room temperature

1 tsp. vanilla concentrate

1½ tsp. peppermint remove

squeeze of salt

4 c. powdered sugar

3-4 tbsp. substantial cream

Red gel sustenance shading

¼ c. squashed sweet stick


Heat cupcakes as per the bearings, enable them to cool totally.

To set up the ganache, in a 2 c. glass estimating container, join chocolate chips and overwhelming cream. Microwave on half powder (mine is normally control 10, so I completed 5) for one moment, blend, at that point rehash. Mix chocolate until the majority of the chips are softened and it ends up smooth. Beat for 1 moment and after that spoon over the cupcakes.

To set up the vanilla buttercream, in the bowl of a stand blender fitted with the whisk connection, beat margarine until smooth, around 1 minute. With blending speed on low, include the vanilla concentrate, peppermint concentrate, salt, and powdered sugar. The blend will look clumpy, that is alright. Include the substantial cream and step by step increment blending rate to high. Beat for 2-3 minutes or until the icing is light and soft. Evacuate and place into a substantial funneling pack fitted with an expansive round tip, twirled with red gel nourishment shading (simply take a tooth pick and whirl it all around inside the sack, it'll resemble a wreck yet it works), pipe onto the cupcakes. Sprinkle with smashed sweet stick.


- Feel allowed to utilize your most loved chocolate boxed blend for the base of this formula.
Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes Reviewed by Admin on February 10, 2019 Rating: 5