Makes: 24 cakes
These 5-ingredient chocolate cupcakes are super easy to make and perfect for chocolate lovers. Top with choppped crÃ¨me de menthe mints for pretty presentation and fantastic flavor.
Veg cooking spray
German choco cake mix
1. Beat first 5 ingredients at low speed with an electric mixer just until dry ingredients are moistened. Increase speed to medium, and beat 3 to 4 minutes or until smooth, stopping to scrape bowl as needed.
2. Place paper baking cups in muffin pans, and coat with cooking spray; spoon batter evenly into baking cups, filling each two-thirds full.
3. Bake at 350Â° for 25 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pans on wire racks 10 minutes; remove cupcakes from pans to wire racks, and cool 1 hour or until completely cool.
Chocolate-Mint Cupcakes: Prepare Moist Chocolate Cupcakes as directed. Prepare Chocolate Buttercream as directed, stirring in 1/4 cup finely chopped thin crÃ¨me de menthe chocolate mints. Spread cupcakes evenly with Chocolate Buttercream. Garnish with shaved or chopped thin crÃ¨me de menthe chocolate mints, if desired. Note: For testing purposes only, we used Andes Creme de Menthe Thins.