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.
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Last modified on: January 31th 2016

Keywords for this recipe:CakeSmallSoftChestnut puréePastry
For 6 pieces, you will need:

Change these quantities to make: 2 pieces 3 pieces 6 pieces 12 pieces 18 pieces
How long does it take?
Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
13 min.40 min.53 min.
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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 dark chocolate in a bain-marie and mix well.

Stage 5 - 1 min.
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Pour the melted butter and chocolate into the bowl and mix well.

Stage 6 - 4 min.
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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.
Keeping
Several days in an airtight tin.
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).
How much will it cost?
  • For 6 pieces : 4.02 €
  • Per piece : 0.67 €

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Note : These prices are only approximate.
Source
Home made.
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: Little vanilla, clementine and chestnut verrines, Chestnut and hazelnut biscuits, Mini Mont-Blanc choux puffs, Chestnut cake, Chestnut moelleux, ... All
ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Sauce Normande (for fish), Spinach Mornay, Fruit crémeux, Warm salad of potatoes and purple artichokes, Moist cereal bars, ... All
Dark chocolateDark chocolate: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Chocolate mug cake, Chocolate mousse, Paris flan filling, Chocolate ganache, Chocolate Chantilly , ... All
FlourFlour: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Puff or flaky pastry (pâte feuilletée), Saucipain, Gâteau Breton (Brittany butter cake), Nantes Tourton, Cheese Soufflé, ... All
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