• prep: 1 hr
  • cook: 15 min
  • total: 1 hr 15 min
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  • Summary

    Rich, decadent chocolate cupcakes topped with a sweet vanilla buttercream frosting topped with simple to make Halloween decorations.

    Ingredients

    • Cupcakes:
    • 1 cup + 2 tbsp. all-purpose flour
    • ½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 1 ¼ tsp. baking soda
    • ½ tsp. salt
    • ¾ cups Dixie Crystals Pure Cane Sugar
    • 1 egg
    • 2 tsp. vanilla extract
    • ¾ cup milk (I used non-fat)
    • ½ cup unsalted butter, melted and cooled
    • 12 black cupcake liners
    • Frosting:
    • 2 sticks (1 cup) butter, room temperature
    • 3 ½ cups Dixie Crystals Powdered Sugar
    • 1 tbsp. vanilla extract
    • 3 - 5 drops green food coloring
    • Decorations:
    • 12 pumpkin candies or 12 Gummy Skulls
    • 9 chocolate sandwich cookies, with center frosting removed
    • 12 oblong cookies to make tombstone (I used Milano’s)
    • 1 black frosting pen to write RIP on cookie
    • 12 Halloween Signs (optional)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 6126 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 307 g 472.86%
    • Saturated Fat: 187 g 935.5%
    • Trans Fat: 11 g %
    • Cholesterol: 757 mg 252.49%
    • Sodium: 3170 mg 132.1%
    • Calcium: 371 mg 37.07%
    • Potassium: 1323 mg 37.79%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 12 mg 68.61%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 853 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 22 g 88.84%
    • Sugar: 667 g
    • Protein: 36 g
    • Alcohol: 7 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 9 g
    • Vitamin A 176.27%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 23.33%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat60
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk1
    • Exchange - Other Carbs47
    • Exchange - Starch9
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total9 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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