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The Best Moist Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

The Best Moist Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

These are the absolute best chocolate cupcakes! Super moist while being light and fluffy at the same time. The texture is absolutely perfect with a great chocolate flavor. Topped with a silky chocolate buttercream. I've been making these to rave reviews for years and finally sharing the recipe now!

Recipe and more at The Alchemist.

Twinkie Cupcakes

I'm going to my boyfriend's cousin's wedding shower later this evening. I knew it was this weekend, but up until yesterday afternoon, I had completely forgotten that it was potluck/that I had volunteered to bake something. Since it was so last minute, I wanted to work with stuff I already had, even if it wasn't from scratch.

I was bouncing ideas off a coworker, who said that subbing a can of soda for the eggs/oil/water with a box of cake mix makes it really fluffy and delicious. As she said this, I realized I had a box of yellow cake mix and that I had to go to the store for a few other items, anyway.

As it turns out, 1 box of yellow cake mix + 1 can of Sprite + Betty Crocker Whipped Cream Frosting makes Collapse )