Marble cupcakes. Lucky for both you and me, these cupcakes are a snap to make. What You're Gonna Do: First, you do NOT have to make a vanilla cupcake batter and a chocolate cupcake batter. Rather, you'll simply make my trusted vanilla cupcake recipe and add cocoa powder to part of its batter.

Marble cupcakes

We split the cake batter into four equal portions. Tint the cake batter four different colors – Pink, Yellow, Purple and Blue. To create the marble effect – use a small spoon to alternate small drops of colored cake batter into the cupcake liner. You can cook Marble cupcakes using 8 ingredients and 11 steps. Here is how you cook it.

Ingredients of Marble cupcakes

  1. It’s 1 1/2 cup of flour.
  2. Prepare 1 cup of sugar.
  3. You need 1/2 cup of butter.
  4. Prepare 1 3/4 tsp of baking powder.
  5. It’s 2 tsp of vanilla essence.
  6. It’s 1/2 cup of milk.
  7. You need 2 of eggs.
  8. Prepare 2 tbsp of cocoa powder.

Bake the cupcakes as directed on the cake mix box. The cake just doesn't taste like marble cake and it is pretty dry not moist at all and I even added some oil. I am very disappointed in this recipe I will not use it again and I will have to keep looking for a good marble cake. These chocolate and vanilla marble cupcakes are our favorite especially when they're covered in chocolate glaze made with butter, cocoa powder and chocolate chips.

Marble cupcakes step by step

  1. Preheat oven to 175C.
  2. Cream the butter and sugar.
  3. Mix the flour and baking powder.
  4. Beat the eggs and add it to the flour mixture.
  5. Mix in the butter and sugar mixture and add it to the flour.
  6. Add the milk and vanilla essence and mix the batter until well combined.
  7. Remove half of this mixture. To this, add the cocoa powder and mix well.
  8. Line the muffin tray with cupcake cases and fill in one tablespoon of the chocolate batter and one tablespoon of vanilla batter.
  9. Take a toothpick and mix these two batters gently giving a swirly appearance.
  10. Bake at 175C for 25 minutes.
  11. After bakes, cool the cupcakes and watch it getting attacked by everyone :D.

How to make marble cupcakes: Start with mixing butter, granulated sugar and vanilla until creamy and soft. Then add the eggs one by one and mix after each addition. Do you ever have a debate at your house about which is better, chocolate or vanilla? To my little man, chocolate is best all around. Chocolate is just the best thing in the world to him and nothing else compares.

By Sandra