CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER CUPCAKES

CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER CUPCAKES

CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER CUPCAKES

INGREDIENTS:

CUPCAKE INGREDIENTS:

1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened
1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
2 eggs
2 tsp. vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour (I used Gold Medal)
1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder (I used dark chocolate cocoa powder)
1 tsp. baking soda
1/4 tsp. salt
1/2 cup buttermilk
1/2 cup coffee, lukewarm (you can use decaf coffee if desired!)
24 mini peanut butter cups, unwrapped (I used Reese’s)
(optional: melted chocolate for drizzling)
PEANUT BUTTER FROSTING INGREDIENTS:

2 cups creamy peanut butter
1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, at room temperature
2 tsp. vanilla extract
2 cups powdered sugar
1/4 tsp. salt
1/4 cup heavy cream

See full instructions : www.gimmesomeoven.com

Chocolate Eclair Cake

Chocolate Eclair Cake

 

Chocolate Eclair Cake

Ingredients
Crust:
1 cup water
1/2 cup butter
1 cup all-purpose flour
4 large eggs
Filling:
1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 large box (5.1 ounces) vanilla instant pudding
3 cups milk
Topping:
1 8 oz. container cool whip (just enough for a thin layer. I don’t use the whole container) or one batch of homemade whipped cream
chocolate syrup or homemade chocolate sauce

Instructions
See full instructions on : the-girl-who-ate-everything.com

Bite-Sized Peanut Butter Pies with Chocolate Crust

Bite-Sized Peanut Butter Pies with Chocolate Crust

 

Bite-Sized Peanut Butter Pies with Chocolate Crust

Ingredient
Chocolate Crust:

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 4 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 4 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 stick unsalted butter, cold
  • 4 tablespoons Crisco
  • Yolk from 2 large eggs
  • 6 – 8 tablespoons iced coffee (Ice water will work as well.)

Peanut Butter Filling:

  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1 package (8 ounce) cream cheese, softened
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 1/4 cup confectioners’ sugar
  • 1 package (8 ounce) Cool Whip, thawed

Chocolate Drizzle:

  • 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 tablespoon Crisco
  • Chopped peanuts (optional)

Instructions
For full recipes please visit: www.inspiredbycharm.com