Easter chocolate bunny bottoms

Get the kids involved in the kitchen this Easter with these festive chocolate bunny bottom cupcakes. As fun to make as they are to eat, a fudgey cupcake base combines with a velvety chocolate icing to create a heavenly bite.
easter cupcakes recipes

Brought to you by CSR Sugar




1.Pre-heat oven to 170°C (150°C fan-forced). Line 12 ⅓ cup capacity muffin pans with paper cases.
2.Combine butter, sugar and chocolate in a saucepan and heat gently until melted and smooth. Allow to cool slightly.
3.Whisk the eggs into chocolate mixture one at a time, followed by vanilla. Whisking until smooth. Fold in flour and cocoa. Spoon batter between prepared paper cases.
4.Bake for 25 minutes until just cooked. Cool in pan for 5 minutes before removing to a cooling rack to cool completely.


5.Place butter in a bowl and using electric beaters, mix until smooth. Add icing mix and water, mixing well. Transfer to a piping bag with a small round nozzle. Pipe in a circular motion on the top of cupcakes and decorate to resemble bunny bottoms.

CSR Chocolate Buttercream Icing Mix is available in the sugar aisle in Woolworths and independents nationally.


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