Quadruple Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe


Preparation Time20 MinCooking Time20 Min
Ready In40 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexJust EnjoyServings4
Main IngredientInterest Group


 All purpose flour1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Unsweetened cocoa powder3 Tablespoon
 Salt1 Pinch
 Butter/Margarine1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Unsweetened chocolate square2 Ounce
 Semisweet chocolate square2 Ounce
 Sugar1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
 Eggs4 , beaten
 Vanilla1 Teaspoon
 Almond extract1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Semisweet chocolate pieces12 Ounce (1 Package)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1536 Calories from Fat 810

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 92 g142.1%

Saturated Fat 56 g279.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 332.4 mg

Sodium 149.8 mg6.2%

Total Carbohydrates 182 g60.7%

Dietary Fiber 8.6 g34.5%

Sugars 139.5 g

Protein 15 g30.5%

Vitamin A 33% Vitamin C

Calcium 8.3% Iron 40.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Preheat the oven to 350°F.
2. Line a 12-muffin mould tray with foil-lined paper cups.

3. In a large bowl, sift flour, cocoa powder, and salt.
4. In a small heavy bottomed saucepan, combine butter, unsweetened chocolate, and semisweet chocolate.
5. Place on a low flame and stir until butter and chocolates have melted to form a smooth velvet sauce.
6. Take pan off the heat and stand for 5 minutes.
7. Stir sugar, eggs, vanilla, and almond extract into chocolate and blend well.
8. Pour chocolate mixture into dry sifted ingredients and stir to get a smooth thick batter.
9. Fold in chocolate pieces.
10. Spoon batter into muffin cups filling only half the cup.
11. Place muffin tray on the middle level of the preheated oven
12. Bake muffins for 12 to 15 minutes spring to touch or until a skewer comes out clean.
13. Remove from oven and invert from muffin tray onto a wire rack.
14. Allow to cool.

15. Serve warm or
16. Frost the muffins to make cupcakes and decorate as desired.