Banana Chocolate Chip Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

Banana Chocolate Chip Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream

Banana brown sugar cupcakes with dark chocolate chunks and vanilla buttercream frosting ~

These cupcakes make me happy, if you like banana, chocolate and vanilla I think they would make you happy too! The cupcakes themselves are like little banana muffins (so totally justifiable to have for breakfast), studded with dark chocolate chunks and then topped with a luxurious vanilla buttercream.

Banana and Chocolate Chip Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream

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Vanilla Spice Latte Cupcakes

Vanilla Spice Latte Cupcakes

Vanilla coffee cupcakes spiced with cinnamon and nutmeg and topped with a silky buttercream frosting ~

Ingredients –
For the cupcakes –
40g/ 1 1/2oz/ 3 tbsp unsalted butter, at room temperature
120/ 4 1/4oz/ 3/4 cup soft brown sugar
1 egg
120g/ 4 1/4oz/ 1 cup plain flour
1 1/2 tsp baking powder
pinch salt
1 tsp ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp ground nutmeg
3 tbsp strong black coffee
60ml/ 2fl oz/ 1/4 cup whole milk
2 tsp vanilla extract

For the icing –
200g/ 7oz/ 1 1/2 cup icing sugar/ powdered sugar
50g/ 2oz/ 1/2 stick unsalted butter, at room temperature
1 tbsp whole milk
1 tbsp strong black coffee
1 tsp vanilla extract
1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
1/4 tsp ground nutmeg

makes 5-6 cupcakes

Vanilla Spice Latte Cupcakes by Blueberry Kitchen

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