Delicious and Decadent Milky Way Cupcakes

Delicious and Decadent Milky Way Cupcakes

Prep Time 1 hr
Cook Time 21 mins
Total Time 1 hr 21 mins

Servings: 24

Ingredients

Cupcakes

  • 1 1/2 C flour
  • 3/4 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 cup Ghirardelli cocoa
  • 3/4 tsp salt
  • 3/4 TBS unsalted sweet cream butter
  • 3/4 C sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 3/4 C milk
  • 2 tsp caramel

Frosting

  • 1 C unsalted butter
  • 1/2 C cocoa powder
  • 3 C powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp Caramel
  • 5 TBS heavy whipping cream

Topping

  • Ghirardelli Chocolate Sauce
  • Ghirardelli Caramel Sauce
  • 4 Milky Way bars

Instructions

Cupcakes

  1. Preheat oven 350 degrees
  2. line cupcake pan with liners and set aside.
  3. In a medium bowl, whisk flour, baking powder, cocoa and salt together and set aside.
  4. In standing mixer, cream butter and sugar.
  5. Add in eggs, 1 at a time and mix until fully mixed before adding the second one.
  6. Add in vanilla and caramel.
  7. Add in flour mixture and milk, alternating between the two.
  8. fill cupcake liner 3/4 of the way with batter and bake for 21 minutes.

Frosting

  1. Combine all ingredients in the standing mixer and combine until stiff peaks form.
  2. If frosting looks like pebbles, add in more heavy whipping cream.
  3. If frosting is frosting is too thin, add in 1/4 C powder sugar
  4. How to test if frosting is done: Scoop some frosting with a spoon and tilt it upside down. If it doesn't fall off then the frosting is ready.
  5. Pipe on the frosting using a star tip and drizzle caramel and chocolate sauce and top with a milky way.

Source : https://kellystilwell.com/delicious-and-decadent-milky-way-cupcakes/

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