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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

For 18 pieces, you will need:

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PreparationCookingStart to finish
13 min.40 min.53 min.
Keeping:
Several days in an airtight tin.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 4 min.
Chestnut Fudge Cupcakes : Photo of step #1
Put 900 g sweet chestnut purée (crème de marrons) and 6 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 90 g flour and mix again.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
Chestnut Fudge Cupcakes : Photo of step #4
Melt 150 g butter and 150 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

% 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.

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