Bailey’s Mint Chocolate Chip Cupcakes


These cupcakes are a riff on mint chocolate chip ice cream, which is typically colored green, with a generous amount of Bailey’s for character. Perfect for St. Patrick’s Day festivities, even if you don’t choose to go green! Chocolate chip cupcakes featuring chocolate mint Irish cream and topped with mint frosting, and a recipe that works for regular or mini … [Read more...]

Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cupcakes


Every Saturday is a day of celebration, and this one is no different. We’ve settled on these strawberry chocolate chip cupcakes, originally created for a proposal, to sweeten up this Saturday morning, afternoon, evening or all three…in case you need a little extra today. Bitter dark chocolate is perfectly balanced with strawberry flavor, including fresh strawberry … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cupcakes with Cinnamon Sugared Chip Frosting


We don’t think it’s possible to have too much of a good thing, but if it is, we’ll go down in flames with this cupcake recipe including all that is worthy in life. Beginning with chocolate chip oatmeal cupcakes, these babies are off to a running start on the delicious meter, and topped with what essentially amounts to homemade, eggless cookie dough, … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Chip Brownie Cupcakes


The only thing we can think of that’s better than chocolate, is a date with chocolate and peanut butter, and these yummy cupcakes deliver. These goodies are so scrumptious they don’t even need frosting! Of course, a little frosting never hurts… It’s worth noting that these cupcakes aim for a higher density, like brownies, but with a handful of peanut … [Read more...]

Banana Chocolate Chip Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting


There’s something incredibly comforting and scrumptious about throwing bananas and chocolate chips into a baking bowl together, which makes this cupcake recipe a sure bet for winding down after a busy Monday. The perfect combination of mashed bananas and semi-sweet chocolate, all topped with the cream cheese frosting so many of us love, these cupcakes are an easy route to … [Read more...]

Mini Chocolate Chip Maple Pancakes Cupcakes


Mini chocolate chips, maple syrup and vanilla extract are what give these mini chocolate chip maple pancake cupcakes their flavor. The cupcakes also contain cake flour, sugar, baking powder, butter, salt, milk and eggs. The results are a series of tiny, mini cupcakes that practically melt in your mouth – especially once they have been frosted with maple buttercream … [Read more...]

Banana Chocolate Chip Coffee Cupcakes

Overripe bananas are nothing to cry over. Instead of throwing them out, turn them into cupcakes! These banana chocolate chip coffee cupcakes contain mashed bananas and chocolate chips, like the name implies. However, they also have chopped walnuts, cinnamon, sour cream, flour, sugar, and several other things. Since they are “coffee cupcakes” (similar to coffee cake) … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Cookie dough (even though some say that it is not safe to eat thanks to the raw eggs included in it) is quite tasty. And when it is added to cupcakes, like these, it becomes even better. However, since the cookie dough is baked into the center of each cupcake, that makes it a bit more safe than simply scooping it up and eating it by itself. However, there is also cookie dough … [Read more...]


Sometimes you need a cupcake with a little “pick me up,” like these mocha chip cupcakes. These chocolate confections are made from a combination of chopped chocolate, flour, salt, baking soda, unsalted butter, sugar, eggs, chocolate chips, vanilla extract and dissolved espresso powder (hence the “pick me up.” As if that weren’t enough chocolate, … [Read more...]


The trick to making these chocolate chip cookie dough cupcakes great lies in the use of frozen cookie dough. A small ball of it placed at the bottom of the cupcake liner becomes an easy way to add filling once the rest of the batter is poured around it. Baking these takes care of not only the dough, but the cookie as well, making this addition a pleasant surprise. Once these … [Read more...]