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Chocolate Chip Cookie Walnut Cupcakes | Josh Pan

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What do you get when you cross a yummy chocolate chip cookie with a classic cupcake (p.s. not a trick question)? A CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE CUPCAKE!!! And yes, it is as delicious as it sounds. I got some very good reviews on this one; I've been told that it is a "must try." Just keep in mind, in the video, I used double the amount of buttercream called for in my recipe to create those beautiful swirls. However, that makes it too sweet. If you follow the ingredients list listed below, it should come out to just the right amount. Just keep in mind while you pipe your buttercream to not pipe as much as I did. Happy baking!

P.S. This recipe makes 24 cupcakes.

 
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Step 1: Gather the Ingredients

This is a no brainer. How do you make cake without any stuff?

For the cookie dough portion of this recipe, you're going to need...

  • 3/4 Cup Granulated Sugar
  • 3/4 Cup Brown Sugar
  • 1 Cup Butter
  • 1 Tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1 Egg
  • 2 1/4 Cup Flour
  • 1 Tsp Baking Soda
  • 1/2 Tsp Salt
  • 2 Cups Chocolate Chips

And for the actual cake part...

  • 2 Tbsp Butter
  • 2 Large Eggs
  • 1 Cup Brown Sugar
  • 1/4 Cup Granulated Sugar
  • 1 1/2+ Cup Flour
  • 1 Tsp Baking Soda
  • 1/2 Tsp Baking Powder
  • 1/2 Tsp Salt
  • 1/4 Cup Heavy Cream
  • 1/4 Cup Whole Milk
  • 1/4 Cup Water
  • 1/8 Cup Vegetable Oil
  • 1 Tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1/2 Cup Chopped Nuts (Walnuts or Pecans)
  • 1/2 Cup Chocolate Chips

And for the buttercream topping...

  • 2 Bars Butter
  • 4 Cups Powdered Sugar
  • 2 Tsp Vanilla Extract
  • Up to 2 Tbsp Heavy Cream
  • Red/Green Food Coloring or Cocoa Powder (Opt.)
tofu9113 months ago
Looking tasty!
joshpancooking (author)  tofu9113 months ago

Thank you!

Bhawya3 months ago

Looks so inviting.. Super cool :)

joshpancooking (author)  Bhawya3 months ago

Thanks!

Yum, these look amazing!

Thanks!