Matcha Cocoa Cupcakes

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  • Summary

    Matcha and chocolate-swirled cupcakes with chocolate ganache glaze and matcha swiss meringue buttercream

    Ingredients

    • For the cupcakes:
    • 8 Tbsp butter, melted (1 stick)
    • 3 oz dark chocolate, melted
    • 3 eggs, large
    • ¾ cup sugar
    • ¾ teaspoon vanilla extract
    • ¾ + ? cups flour, sifted
    • 1 tsp baking powder
    • Pinch of salt
    • 1.5 tsp sifted unsweetened cocoa, diluted with 2 Tbsp whole milk
    • 1.5 tsp Matcha powder
    • Chocolate ganache glaze:
    • 3oz dark chocolate
    • 3oz heavy whipping cream
    • Matcha swiss meringue buttercream:
    • 2.4oz egg whites
    • 4.8oz sugar
    • 5.3oz unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 1.5 tablespoons matcha (use more or less to suit your taste)

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 348 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 23 g 36.13%
    • Saturated Fat: 14 g 71.84%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 98 mg 32.78%
    • Sodium: 327 mg 13.61%
    • Calcium: 21 mg 2.07%
    • Potassium: 31 mg 0.9%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.13%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 35 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.61%
    • Sugar: 26 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 15.21%
    • Vitamin C 0.07%
    • Vitamin D 6.12%
    • * 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 - Fat5
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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