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Brownie Cupcakes with Whipped Peanut Butter Frosting

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: brownie cupcakes
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Servings: 18 cupcakes
Calories: 226kcal
Author: Jessica Formicola
Delicious Brownie Cupcakes topped with whipped peanut butter frosting because chocolate and peanut butter are a match made in heaven!
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Ingredients

Brownie Cupcakes:

  • 3/4 cup semi sweet chocolate chips divided
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1 teaspoon fine sea salt

Whipped Peanut Butter Frosting:

  • 1/2 cup butter room temperature
  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 2 cup powdered sugar
  • 2-3 teaspoons milk

Garnish:

  • Chocolate chips

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Melt 1/4 cup chocolate chips with butter in the microwave, stir to mix.
  • In a medium mixing bowl, beat together egg and sugar. Add melted chocolate, butter and vanilla, then slowly incorporate flour and fine sea salt until just mixed. Fold in remaining chocolate chips by hand.
  • Line cupcake tin with cupcake liners. Fill each 2/3 full. Bake for 20-25 minutes or until tops crack. Remove and cool.
  • Meanwhile, in a medium mixing bowl using an electric beater with a whisk attachment, blend together all ingredients for whipped peanut butter frosting. Set aside at room temperature until ready to frost.
  • Frost and garnish with a few extra chocolate chips. Enjoy your Brownie Cupcakes with Whipped Peanut Butter Frosting!
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Nutrition

Calories: 226kcal | Carbohydrates: 22g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 14g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 29mg | Sodium: 234mg | Potassium: 92mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 19g | Vitamin A: 255IU | Calcium: 12mg | Iron: 0.7mg