What was I thinking you ask? Don't worry, you will fall in love with these sweet treats once you have tried them.
I have to pay homage to my Guru of the Kitchen, Alton Brown. He is the one who inspired me to cook years ago. This was a recipe I learned from one of his shows with just a few changes.
At the end of this Instructable you will find a helpful way to cut and clean an avocado.
Step 1: Things you will need...
This was the first time I used this cupcake recipe and it won't be the last. I don't think I will make another type of chocolate cupcake again!
Things you will need for the cupcakes:
1c. All-Purpose Flour
1/4c. Unsweetened Cocoa Powder. ( I used Ghirardelli )
1 1/4 teaspoon Baking Soda
1 1/4 teaspoon Salt
1 Large Egg
1/2c. Firmly packed Brown Sugar
1/2c. Granulated Sugar
1/2c Whole Milk
1/3c Strong Coffee
1/2c Unsalted Butter (Melted)
Things you will need for the icing:
1lb. Confectionery Sugar
1 Medium Avocado
1 Stick of Butter (unsalted)
1 teaspoon Lemon Extract
1/2 tablespoon Lemon Juice