Chocolate Chip And Mascarpone Cupcakes Recipe

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Chocolate Chip and Mascarpone Cupcakes

Lana Bade

By
@Sunflowercooks

A little work but SO worth it,better than bakery!


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Serves:
24
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

5 ounces unsweetened chocolate/chopped
1 cup water
1/3 cup mascarpone cheese/room temperature
2 1/4 cups sugar
1 cup vegetable oil
3 large eggs
1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract
3 cups all-purpose flour
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. fine sea salt
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1 cup(6 ounces0semisweet chocolate chips(nestles morsels best for this one)
ganache:
1 cup(8 ounces)semisweet chocolate chips
2/3 cup heavy whipping cream.
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
2 12 count muffin pans with paper liners

Step-By-Step

1CUPCAKES:

2Place oven rack in center of oven,PREHEAT to 325 degrees.

3Combine unsweetened chocolate and water in a small saucepan over medium low heat.Stir constantly until the chocolate is melted.About 2 minutes.
Cool 2 minutes.

4Whisk mascarpone cheese until the mixture is smooth

5beat the sugar,oil,eggs,and vanilla in a large bowl for 30 seconds.
Stir in the mascarpone mixture,
Whisk the flour,baking soda,salt,baking powder;add chocolate chips in a medium bowl.

6Add the dry ingrediants to the chocolate mixture,stir just till blended.

7divide the batter among the prepared muffin pans.bake for 20-25 minutes or till a tester inserted into center os a cupcake,comes out clean.

8COOL CoMPLETELY,about 1 hour,before dipping.

9GANACHE:

10place chocolate chips into a bowl.Combine the heavy cream and vanilla extract in a small saucepan over medium-low heat.
Cook until small bubbles appear on outside edge of cream.
pour the hot cream mixture over the chocolate chips.
Using a fork,gently stir until all the chocolate is melted and completely smooth.

11DIP: tops of each cupcake into the ganache and transfer to baking sheet.
Place the dipped cupcakes into the refrigerator to set about 15-20 minutes.

12Allow cupcakes to return to room temperature before serving.

13NOTE:For puffier cupcakes allow batter to rest in the muffin pans for 20 minutes,before baking.

14NOTE:Nestle morsals reccommended for ganache and cupcakes.Will turn out best if used.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate