Guest Post: Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cupcakes
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Serves: 6
 
Ingredients
For the cupcakes
  • 1¾ cup almond flour
  • 1 tablespoon raw cacao powder
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • ¼ cup chocolate chips (Enjoy Life Chocolate Chips)
  • 1egg
  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil, melted
  • ⅓ cup coconut milk
  • 1 tablespoon raw honey (add more if you like it sweeter)
  • fresh strawberries
For the frosting
  • ¾ cup chocolate chips (Enjoy Life Chocolate Chips)
  • 6 tbs coconut milk
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl mix the almond flour, cacao powder and baking soda
  2. Melt the chocolate chips in a bowl over simmering water and let it cool for 5 minutes
  3. Whisk in the egg, coconut oil, coconut milk and honey until smooth
  4. Gently fold the almond flour mixture into the chocolate to form a batter
  5. Spoon batter into prepared muffin cups, filling each to the top. I used a silicon muffin pan. but you can use any regular pan and paper liners if you wish.
  6. Cut the tops off of 6 strawberries and insert one in each cupcake, pointy side down
  7. Bake at 350°F until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean, approximately 22 minutes
  8. Allow muffins to cool on a wire rack before frosting
Chocolate Frosting:
  1. Melt the chocolate chips in a double boiler and mix the coconut milk until smooth
  2. Top each cupcake with the frosting, then place a fresh strawberries on top
Notes
Yields: 6 cupcakes
Recipe by PaleOMG - Paleo Recipes at http://paleomg.com/guest-post-chocolate-covered-strawberry-cupcakes/