Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

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Autumn Gill


Being a wife and mother with a full time job I love finding quick easy recipes. Adding a few small ingredients to boxed cake mixes can go a long way. :)


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  • 1 box
    dark chocolate cake mix prepared according to directions on the box
  • 1/4 tsp
    chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    cinnamon, ground
  • 1 can(s)
    whipped white icing
  • 1/2 tsp
    cinnamon, ground
  • 1 pkg
    hot tamales candy

How to Make Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes


  1. Prepare cake mix according to the directions on the box, adding chili powder and 1/2 tsp. cinnamon to the mixture. Fill cupcake pan and bake according to the directions.
  2. Mix icing and 1/2 tsp. cinnamon together. Pipe onto cupcakes. Top each cupcake with a hot tamales candy.

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About Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

Course/Dish: Cakes Chocolate

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