Bring the magic of camping home with these gooey and delicious S'Mores Cupcakes!
Cupcake, cupcakes, Smores
Stacey aka the Soccer Mom
Disposable piping bag
Large ice cream scooper
Chocolate cake mix
large, room temp
Marshmallow frosting Ingredients
large egg whites
cream of tartar
heavy whipping cream
semi-sweet chocolate chips
Preheat the oven to 350°F and prepare a muffin tin with cupcake liners.
In a large mixing bowl, add the cake mix, butter, milk and stir until combined.
Scoop batter into cupcake liners until they are 3/4 of the way full.
Bake for 20 minutes.
Remove from oven and allow to cool completely before frosting.
Chocolate Ganache Directions
Bring the heavy cream to a slow boil in a small ssaucepan.
Place the chocolate chips into a heat-safe bowl, then pour the hot cream over the chocolate chips.
Allow to sit for a minute to melt the chocolate, then whisk until fully melted and smooth.
Marshmallow Frosting Directions
Prepare a double broiler and in a separate bowl, mix all ingredients except the vanilla.
Combine all marshmallow frosting ingredients except vanilla in the bowl of a stand mixer.
Place the bowl over the prepared double broiler.
Start to simmer the water and heat the mixture until a candy thermometer reaches 165℉ and all the sugar has dissolved (about 5-10 minutes after the water begins to simmer).
Stir as you heat mixture for even cooking.
Once all the sugar has dissolved and the mix is 165℉, remove from heat and place the bowl in a standing mixer
Mix on medium-high for 5-7 minutes until the egg whites stiffen up and the mixture starts to cool.
As the mixture begins to stiffen, add the vanilla extract.
First, use a large ice cream scoop to place a mound of chocolate ganache onto each cupcake.
Scoop the marshmallow frosting into a frosting bag, then pipe a layer of marshmallow on top of the ganache.
If you have a kitchen torch, use it to toast the marshmallow frosting. You could also use a multi-purpose lighter.
Place a cookie on top of the marshmallow frosting and press it gently to set.
Note: Nutrition information is a rough estimate only; actual values will vary based on the exact ingredients used and amount of recipe prepared.
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