Chocolate Bottom Banana Cupcakes


Finally I baked this popular Chocolate Bottom Banana Squares, there are two versions of the cake, butter version by Hearty Bakes and oil version by Cook.Love.Bake. Since left with only 2 ripe bananas on my kitchen, then I baked half recipe in cupcakes using the oil version. Texture was soft & fluffy, however I found lack of chocolate taste here maybe due to too much batter I took to mix with the chocolate powder.




Source : Cook.Bake.Love

Ingredients:
A.
35 gr castor sugar
1 large egg

B.
40 gr Oil
2 medium-sized bananas, mashed with a fork (about 110gr)
pinch of salt
20 gr milk
1 tsp rum (or ¼ tsp vanilla extract)

C.
65 gr plain flour
¼  tsp baking powder
¼  tsp baking soda

D. 1 tbsp cocoa powder ( can add upto 25 gr)

Topping : Chocolate rice / Chocolate chips.

Method:
- Preheat oven at 180C.
- Beat (A) till light and creamy.
- Add (B) and combine.
- Sieve in (C), mix till just incorporated. Stop once there is no traces of flour remain.
- Divide the batter into half. Sieve in cocoa powder to one portion of the batter and mix well. Add the cocoa batter to cupcake cases.
- Add the remaining plain batter on top of the cocoa batter. Sprinkle top generously with chocolate rice.
- Bake for 15-20 mins or until a skewer inserted in the centre and come out clean.


14 comments:

  1. Chocolate and banana , perfect combination.yummy:)

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  2. chocolate, banana and chocolate rice! i think i will definitely be liking this!

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  3. Mmmm... looks so good! I've bookmarked this too. Will make them soon :)

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  4. The banana topping is so cute. Seeing ur creation I want to make this cake again.

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  5. Baked this too, but it didn't quite work for me too. :P I would say an OK cake, not great. :P

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  6. I miss this cake.. yummy yummy ^_^

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  7. Eileen@Hundred Eighty DegreesOctober 19, 2011 at 9:01 PM

    Looks soft and fluffy.

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  8. I also baked this before - very nice cake.

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  9. afternoon DG, this cake is resurfacing!! so popular at a time, seeing it almost every week! Must be yummy yummy good!!

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  10. mmm!! looks very yummy and easy to make! Thanks for sharing DG!!

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  11. Seen this somewhere before. Must taste fabulous, certainly a must try!

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  12. This is new for me but it does sound delicious and love the little banana on top!

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  13. 100% agree that banana and chocolate are great combination. Sound like this is a great recipe. Got to bookmark this recipe too.

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