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    Dark chocolate cupcakes topped with dark chocolate frosting. Chocolate lovers only! Yield: 12 cupcakes

    Ingredients

    • 1/2 cup (1 stick or 115g) unsalted butter
    • 2 ounces semi-sweet baking chocolate
    • 1/2 cup (42g) unsweetened cocoa powder (not Dutch processed)
    • 3/4 cup (95g) all-purpose flour* (measured correctly)
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 2 large eggs, at room temperature*
    • 1/2 cup (100g) granulated sugar
    • 1/4 cup (50g) packed light brown sugar
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 1/2 cup (120ml) buttermilk*
    • 2 and 3/4 cup (330g) confectioners' sugar
    • 2/3 cup (60g) unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 6 Tablespoons (90g) unsalted butter, softened to room temperature
    • 6 Tablespoons (95ml) heavy cream
    • 1/3 cup (60g) semi-sweet chocolate chips for decoration, optional

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    Nutritional Info
    ESHA
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 4033 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 252 g 388.08%
    • Saturated Fat: 152 g 759.05%
    • Trans Fat: 8 g %
    • Cholesterol: 884 mg 294.63%
    • Sodium: 2052 mg 85.51%
    • Calcium: 485 mg 48.53%
    • Potassium: 2160 mg 61.72%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 24 mg 135.72%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 445 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 44 g 176.92%
    • Sugar: 309 g
    • Protein: 56 g
    • Alcohol: 1 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 3 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 7 g
    • Vitamin A 146.97%
    • Vitamin C 2.95%
    • Vitamin D 54.48%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat48
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs20
    • Exchange - Starch9
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total6 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total2 oz-eq