Chocolate orange cupcakes recipes

chocolate fudge orange cupcakes.

chocolate fudge orange cupcakes.

Today, as a companion, I'm sharing with you another great summery dessert you can't ever resist -> Chocolate Fudge Orange Cupcakes
Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

Chocolate orange cupcakes are great at any time of year but they are especially good in the run up to Christmas when the Terry’s chocolate orange segments finally go on sale
Chocolate orange cupcakes

Chocolate orange cupcakes

The chocolate orange cupcakes that I made quite some time ago are by far THE most popular cupcakes on my blog
Terrys Chocolate Orange CupCakes

Terrys Chocolate Orange CupCakes

Whenever I think of Terry’s Chocolate Orange I think of Christmas, this Chocolate in my opinion has a very Christmassy feel to it – even TV adverts are only shown at Christmas time
Blood orange, bitter chocolate and honey cupcakes

Blood orange, bitter chocolate and honey cupcakes

The blood oranges offer a subtle and fragrant taste, I also made some caramelised blood orange slices to decorate which add a splash of colour along with some shavings of chocolate
Chocolate and Orange Cupcakes

Chocolate and Orange Cupcakes

Take a small saucepan and add the grated orange rind, juice and chocolate. Beat until it's all soft and smooth, and swirl over the cupcakes
Dark Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

Dark Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

These rich and velvety chocolate orange cupcakes are made with dark orange chocolate and topped with a soft, Peruvian milk chocolate and orange buttercream
Chocolate and Orange Cake/ Cupcakes

Chocolate and Orange Cake/ Cupcakes

Melt the chocolate in a bowl over a saucepan of gently simmering water and stir in the milk. Divide the mixture between a cake tin or cupcake cases on a tray and place a slice or half a slice of orange in each one
Baking with Stork – Chocolate and Orange Cupcakes

Baking with Stork – Chocolate and Orange Cupcakes

I decided on chocolate and orange cupcakes but as I have never used orange blossom water before I erred on the side of caution and so didn’t put enough in my mix so my cupcakes ended up being chocolate with only a slight hint of orange
Microwave Chocolate Orange Cake

Microwave Chocolate Orange Cake

So I had a look online for some microwave chocolate cake recipes and as usual put my own spin on it by adding some pieces of a Terry's chocolate orange that I happened to have in the cupboard
Brownie cupcakes with Orange cream cheese frosting

Brownie cupcakes with Orange cream cheese frosting

I like the combination of orange and chocolate so I made orange cream cheese frosting as well. Melt chocolate and butter over a bain marie
Baileys Chocolate Orange Cheesecake

Baileys Chocolate Orange Cheesecake

Chocolate, orange and Baileys, sounds amazing and tastes even better. When the base is thoroughly chilled, whisk together the cream cheese and icing sugar, until thoroughly mixed, then add the double cream and Baileys Orange Truffle (you could use original if that’s all you have), until the mixture is very firm
Hot Chocolate With Orange Zest

Hot Chocolate With Orange Zest

We also love chocolate in every luxurious form. Rind of one orange. Now that you've been introduced to our opulent ways, lets discuss hot chocolate during winter months