Chocolate and Strawberry Cupcakes

Chocolate and Strawberry Cupcakes

These cupcakes were to match my mum’s birthday cake.

Preheat oven at 180°C/ 350°F/ Gas Mark 4

Base:
125g butter
125g caster sugar
125g self raising flour
2 medium eggs
50ml strawberry syrup
2 drops vanilla essence

Icing:
150g unsalted butter
225g icing sugar
2tbsp warm milk
1 drop vanilla essence
1tsp drinking chocolate powder
1tbsp chocolate base liquor

Decoration:
Half a strawberry on each cupcake

Serves 12

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