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german chocolate cupcakes

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Sarah Deliciosa
Chicago, IL

My friends loved these cupcakes…a winner!

(1 rating)
yield 12 serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
cook time 30 Min

Ingredients For german chocolate cupcakes

  • 1 box
    german chocolate cake mix (mix ingredients and bake in papercup-lined muffin pans according to directions at back of the box)
  • 3
  • 1 can
    (14 oz) sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 stick
  • 1 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 1 c
    shredded coconut or coconut flakes
  • 1/2 c
    coarsely chopped walnuts or pecans
  • 1/2 c
    semi-sweet chocolate chips (optional, for garnish on top)

How To Make german chocolate cupcakes

  • 1
    Stir together sweetened condensed milk, egg yolks and butter in a medium saucepan. Cook over low heat, stirring constantly, until mixture is thickened and bubbly
  • 2
    Remove from heat; stir in vanilla, coconut and walnuts. Cool to room temperature.
  • 3
    Frost cupcakes!