Perfectly Moist Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe | Yummly

Perfectly Moist Chocolate Cupcakes

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  • 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 large eggs (room temperature)
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 3/4 cup buttermilk (room temperature)
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup coffee (or boiling water)
  • 1 chocolate buttercream frosting (recipe of my Dreamy)
  • chocolate sprinkles (for decorating, optional)
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium5% DV125mg
    Fat9% DV6g
    Protein4% DV2g
    Carbs7% DV22g
    Fiber4% DV1g
    Calories140Calories from Fat50
    Total Fat6g9%
    Saturated Fat1g5%
    Trans Fat0g
    Calories from Fat50
    Total Carbohydrate22g7%
    Dietary Fiber1g4%
    Vitamin A2%
    Vitamin C0%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Jill a month ago
    Delicious! I also added milk and bitter chocolate chunks.
    🌹 Genevieve 🌹 2 months ago
    YES!!! Everyone thought they were the most moist cupcakes they ever tasted. I recommend! I found nothing wrong with the recipe, the cupcakes were moist and delicious, and the frosting came out wonderful as well.
    Chante Hanna 2 months ago
    It came out absolutely great and everybody loved them🥰
    Suha Patrawala 3 months ago
    It’s perfect! Literal heaven😋
    Natasha Pratt 4 months ago
    Great recipe. I ended up doing half cake flour and half AP, to make them lighter. Still came out moist AF.
    Kakwanzi Belinda 5 months ago
    Cup cakes turned out beautifully! Very happy with the recipe!
    Amy Brunet 6 months ago
    Amazing! The most moist, chocolatey cupcakes I’ve ever made. Easy to follow instructions! Yum!!
    Katharine C. 6 months ago
    Delicious moist perfect
    Yocheved 7 months ago
    I made these cupcakes and filled them with chocolate orange pudding. They were great but it only made 14 cupcakes
    Fatooma 8 months ago
    These cupcakes turned out absolutely beautiful! They truly were perfectly moist and were also the perfect level of chocolatey. Super easy to make even though I’m only 13. I will be making these again!
    Anne 10 months ago
    The cupcakes were delicious!!
    Elizabeth Chinea 10 months ago
    Awesome! They came up perfect nice and flat and ready for pipping.
    Harris a year ago
    Amazing!! Really Moist!! Delicious!!
    Skeels a year ago
    These cupcakes are so moist and delicious! I used a strawberry cream cheese icing instead of chocolate, and they were very tasty!
    El Conquistador a year ago
    Fantastic! My grandmother added a pinch of clove to the batter and the icing. I followed her lead and wow, just like grandma use to make!
    Lebogang Moerane a year ago
    I made a chocolate cake instead of cupcakes. Used milk instead of buttermilk and it was still great. Light and fluffy.
    Sofie's Bakery a year ago
    Was not very good baked. The batter was really good though.
    Trina Gunn a year ago
    Very good cupcake. I would recommend adding melted chocolate chips if you really enjoy a strong chocolate taste.
    Lanza 2 years ago
    Very tasty!! I would try another recipe, in search of perfection but it’s still very good. I used cream cheese frosting.
    Patton 2 years ago
    This was really good. I used a different frosting, but the cupcake part was really good. I would definitely make these again. My family loved them.
    Elyse Othieno 2 years ago
    Really moist turn out perfect
    Diane R. 2 years ago
    They were really good.
    Rebecca Santhosh 2 years ago
    It was really moist and it tasted good
    Raheem 2 years ago
    Yummly!!!!! Definitely going to make these again.
    Chuck J. 2 years ago
    The kids approve, would definitely make again.
    Amy O Connor 2 years ago
    Really moist lodes of compliments on them
    Thea Rohlwing 2 years ago
    AMAZING!!!! Definitely will make again.
    Hernene d. 2 years ago
    Cupcakes are delicious. Moist with a rich chocolate taste.
    Ella Foster 2 years ago
    They were great. I however used self raising flour instead of the plain and omitted the baking powder and baking soda. Haven't sampled them myself but the neighbors thought they were yummy. My 2 year old grand daughter helped frost them. lol We will sample after dinner.
    they are amazing very rich and moist