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Chocolate Honey Cupcakes

Chocolate Honey Cupcakes

We’ve been having so many rainy days lately that the grandkids and I decided to do a little baking. I’m using these silicone cupcake forms,  I must say I was very skeptical that you could actually bake in something that seems like rubber. When we put them in the hot oven I kept peeking to see if they were melting! But no, they did not melt. The cupcakes popped right out of the molds and were baked absolutely perfect. I love them!  Katie loves them because they are so colorful 🙂 I think they are great because I can use them over and over again.

We made a yummy recipe for chocolate honey cupcakes and we frosted them with of course homemade chocolate icing. Katie’s favorite.

You’ll Need:
3/4 cup milk
1/3 cup oil I used expeller pressed coconut oil
1 egg
1/3 cup sugar I used sucanat
1/3 cup honey
1 tablespoon vanilla
1 1/4 cup freshly milled whole wheat flour
1/3 cup cocoa powder
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon baking powder aluminum free

In a large bowl combine flour, cocoa powder, baking soda and baking powder.

In another bowl add milk, oil, egg, sugar, honey and vanilla.

Mix well with a whisk.

Slowly add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients,

Mix until combined completely.

Using a cupcake tin either line the tin or spray with oil to keep from sticking. I sprayed the silicone forms with oil before using them. They said you only need to do that the first time or two.

 

Bake at 325 F for about 15 – 18 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean. Look at those faces… the kids loved them.

 

19 thoughts on “Chocolate Honey Cupcakes”

  1. debra @ homespun says:

    The kids are adorable and now you have me craving something sweet for my lunch dessert! 🙂

  2. Grandma Kc says:

    Just love the pictures! Thank you for sharing them and like Deb — I now want something yummy!

  3. Zannie says:

    Ohhhh those look so yummy, Diane!!

  4. Joyce says:

    I see we have a lot in common! I was very nervous about those silicon cups too – but everything pops out of them so nicely.
    Your grandchildren are adorable – I’ll be back to keep up with the fun via Bloglovin from now on!

  5. Sara Howe says:

    These look great!!! Thank you for linking up this morning at Random Recipe Round Up!! Hope to see you back next week.

    http://sarahowe.blogspot.com>Sara Howe

  6. Cathy says:

    I would love for you to share and link up at my weekly TGIF Link Party if you haven’t already this week. Your favorite posts, most popular, recent or new! The party is open every Thursday night and closes Wednesday’s at midnight. Followed by (Not SO) Wordless Wednesday! http://apeekintomyparadise.blogspot.com/. I would be honored if you join us! Have a wonderful week!

    Hugs, Cathy

  7. San says:

    Looks very delicious! Thanks for sharing this recipe.

  8. Judy Haughton-James says:

    Your cupcakes look great Diane and your grandchildren are adorable. Have a wonderful week.

  9. chelesa sims says:

    These look yummy . Little lady looks like she wants to eat both. LOL

  10. Cynthia Landrie says:

    I have some silicone cupcake holders and I have never used them! These looks so good perhaps I will have to geive them a try!

    Thank you for linking to the In and Out of the Kitchen Link Party.

  11. Lisa G. says:

    These look devilishly good! I’ll have to make them next time I’m baking!

  12. Krystal V. says:

    looks delicious!

  13. Cindi Thornton says:

    I have also been wondering how the rubber type thingies could possibly work! Glad to know they do! I came over from The Grand Social at Grandma’s Briefs!

  14. veronica lee says:

    Yummo!!! And what adorable kiddos!

  15. Connie says:

    I just bought some baking molds, I plan to use them for soap or lotion bar molds though, not cupcakes 🙂 Love little ones in the kitchen! Thanks for linking with me.

  16. Mary@Back to the Basics! says:

    I love silicone baking molds. They clean up easily as well.
    Thanks for sharing at Tuesdays with a Twist!
    Hope to see you again this week.

    http://back2basichealth.blogspot.com/2013/07/tuesdays-with-twist-15.html

  17. April @ The 21st Century Housewife says:

    What lovely wholesome cupcakes, and they sound delicious too. It looks like your grandchildren loved them 🙂 Thank you for sharing this recipe with the Hearth and Soul hop.

  18. Donna Martin says:

    i just love chocolate..nice for dessert

  19. diwali corporate gifts ludhiana says:

    I like the spirit and dedication of your grandchildren. It shows their true love for chocolate cup cakes. This post is full of inspiration….love to see all the pics.

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