Saturday, 7 June 2014
COCA COLA CUPCAKES WITH AWESOME CHOCOLATE ICING
Preheat oven to 180C (350 F)
line 2 muffin tins with pattypans. makes 24
1 cup Coca-cola
1/2 cup canola oil
113 gm butter
3 tablespoon cocoa
2 cup sugar
2 cup plain flour
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 cup milk
1 teaspoon bicarb soda
1 teaspoon vanilla
In a small saucepan, combine Coca-Cola, oil, butter, and cocoa. Bring to a boil, over medium heat, stirring constantly.
In a large bowl, mix together sugar, flour and salt.
Add mixture from saucepan and using an electric mixer, beat well.
Add eggs, milk, soda, and vanilla and beat well.
this is a very thin mixture, so i used a jug and poured into the pattypans. much easier.
cook 15 - 20 mins till a skewer comes out clean. don't over cook.
AWESOME CHOC ICING
340 gm dark cooking chocolate
255 gm butter very soft
1/4 cup cocoa
1/4 cup + 1/2 tablespoon boiling water
2 1/2 cups icing sugar
melt chocolate in heat proof bowl over a pot of boiling water. cool
dissolve cocoa in boiling water.
beat butter and salt by hand until smooth ( i used a whisk.)
stir in chocolate till well combined.
stir in cocoa mix till well combined.
stir in icing sugar a bit at a time till icing is at a spreading / piping consistency.