Chestnut Fudge Cupcakes


Chestnut Fudge Cupcakes
This recipe allows you to enjoy a delicious brownie-style combination of melting fudgy texture and cake, with the distinct flavours of chocolate and chestnut purée.
30,4114.7/5 for 6 ratings
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Last modified on: January 31th 2016

For 6 pieces, you will need:

Change these quantities to make: 2 pieces 3 pieces 6 pieces 12 pieces 18 pieces

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13 min.40 min.53 min.
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Keeping:

Several days in an airtight tin.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 4 min.
Chestnut Fudge Cupcakes : Photo of step #1
Put 300 g sweet chestnut purée (crème de marrons) and 2 eggs into a mixing bowl.

Stage 2 - 1 min.
Chestnut Fudge Cupcakes : Photo of step #2
Mix thoroughly with a whisk.

Stage 3 - 3 min.
Chestnut Fudge Cupcakes : Photo of step #3
Add 30 g flour and mix again.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
Chestnut Fudge Cupcakes : Photo of step #4
Melt 50 g butter and 50 g chocolate in a bain-marie and mix well.

Stage 5 - 1 min.
Chestnut Fudge Cupcakes : Photo of step #5
Pour the melted butter and chocolate into the bowl and mix well.

Stage 6 - 4 min.
Chestnut Fudge Cupcakes : Photo of step #6
Preheat the oven to 360°F (180°C).

Divide the mixture between individual cupcake (or muffin) moulds or tins.

Stage 7 - 35 min.
Chestnut Fudge Cupcakes : Photo of step #7
Bake for about 30 to 40 minutes (check to see if it is cooked ).

Eat cold or warm, if you prefer.

Remarks

For a more luxurious version, add broken pieces of marrons glacés and a tablespoonful of whisky to the mixture.

You can bake this in a single spring-form tin instead of as small cakes.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,724 Kcal or 7,218 Kj20 gr255 gr70 gr
86 %8 %24 %11 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
325 Kcal or 1,361 Kj4 gr48 gr13 gr
16 %1 %5 %2 %
Per piece
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
287 Kcal or 1,202 Kj3 gr43 gr12 gr
14 %1 %4 %2 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
Sweet chestnut purée (crème de marrons)Sweet chestnut purée (crème de marrons): You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Chestnut cake, Mini Mont-Blanc choux puffs, Chestnut moelleux, Little vanilla, clementine and chestnut verrines, ... All
ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Spaghetti with mussels and basil, Eggs Benedict , Tart Tatin, Fillet of pollack cooked in two stages, Flaky chocolate brioche, ... All
ChocolateChocolate: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Half-cooked chocolate cake with raspberry coulis, Millefeuille, Chocolate cream with a crunch, irish coffee mousse, Chocolate mug cake, "BN style" chocolate-filled biscuits, ... All
FlourFlour: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Spring veal sauté , Almond mug cake for Mary, Cherry clafoutis, Grapefruit moelleux, Almond macaroon cake, ... All

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