Apr 8, 2012

Jam Filled Cupcakes with Chocolate Jam Icing


Have you made the orange jam recipe which I posted earlier, if not try it immediately..Because you need that to do this yummy filled cupcakes..Don’t worry, you can make this with any jam as you like..So Chill out..I had some leftover jam lying in the fridge for weeks, I was so bored of spreading it on toast and eating.  I wanted to make something new out of that..Hence this cupcakes were born..These are jam filled cupcakes which are covered with a jammy chocolaty frosting..It was D-E-L-I-C-I-O-U-S.

I highly recommend you are to try this recipe ASAP..Tell me how it turned out..

Recipe Source: Allrecipes.com


All Purpose Flour / Maida – 1 ¾  cup / 200 gms                  
Sugar – ½ cup / 100 gms
Baking powder – 1 tblspn
Eggs – 2
Milk – 2/3 cup / 160 ml
Butter – 100 gms melted / 4 ounces / ¼ pound
Vanilla Essence – 1 tsp
Jam as per your need ( I used Homemade Orange Jam, Click here)

For Chocolate Jam Icing:
Your Favorite Jam (any Jam) – 3 tblspn( I used Homemade Orange Jam, Click here)
Dark Chocolate – 100 gms


Take eggs, milk, vanilla,melted butter in a bowl. Mix well. Set this aside till use.

In a mixing bowl take flour, sugar and baking powder and mix well. Pour the mixed wet ingrediants in this and mix into a smooth batter.

Now line your muffin tray with liners. Scoop out some batter using a icecream scoop and fill the cases.

Top it with a tblspn of orange jam (or any jam) and pour another scoop of batter.

Now bake this in the oven for 20-25 mins.

Let it cool down before icing.

For Icing, Take jam and chocolate in a bowl. Place this bowl over another bowl of simmering water and melt it down. Mix well to form a smooth icing.

Spread this over the cooled cupcakes and serve.

Take all your ingrediants
Crack open 2 eggs along with some milk in a bowl
add some melted butter
and some good vanilla
mix it all up
Take sugar, baking powder and flour in a bowl
mix it with a spoon..I love my wooden spoon..
pour in the mixed up mixture
and mix well
scoop some out of it..Use a icecream scoop which makes life so simple
fill your cases
take some jam..I I used Homemade Orange Jam, Click here
put it right in the center
Cover it with another scoop of batter
Now Bake it
till you get nice light golden crust
Now make the frosting. Take jam and chocolate in a bowl and melt it in a double boiler
all meted and glossy
ice your cupcakes
And SERVE...


Daksha said... Best Blogger Tips

Cup cake looks so moist and perfect...

faseela said... Best Blogger Tips

yummy cup cakes....siuperb

Carolina said... Best Blogger Tips

They look so delicious

Santosh Bangar said... Best Blogger Tips

totatly wonderful

Hazel - Chicken in a Cherry Sauce said... Best Blogger Tips

Nice idea to mix the chocolate and jam together for the icing!

Angela said... Best Blogger Tips

Fantastic Easter treat. I love the jammy chocolate frosting.

VineelaSiva said... Best Blogger Tips

Awesome cupcakes aarti.It makes me drooling.

Sobha Shyam said... Best Blogger Tips

so yummilicious cupcakes dear..

Kalpana Sareesh said... Best Blogger Tips

yummiest cupcakes i guess so divine

Priti said... Best Blogger Tips

Yum ..delicious it looks

jeyashrisuresh said... Best Blogger Tips

A perfect treat for kids and nicely done

Hasna said... Best Blogger Tips

i've to rush to kitchen to try out this

Ricki Jill Treleaven said... Best Blogger Tips

I really like the sound of chocolate jam icing. I do not comment over here as much as I should, but I have tried several of your recipes, and I appreciate your posts very much.

Ricki Jill

Jay said... Best Blogger Tips

very delicious & tempting
Tasty Appetite

maha said... Best Blogger Tips

super simple... super tasty cup cakes.

the mad said... Best Blogger Tips

Looks delicious. I will definitely try them out this weekend. Thanks.

Hema said... Best Blogger Tips

They look awesome with the chocolate frosting..

FoodLover said... Best Blogger Tips

<>To make this recipe on a convection mode, should I preheat the microwave at 180 C and bake the cup cakes for 15-20 mins?<>

Aarthi said... Best Blogger Tips

@FoodLoveryes u have to preheat it for atleast 10 mins at 180 degree C, yes bake as per mentioned.

hema poosarla said... Best Blogger Tips

I should use salt or unsalted butter in this?

Aarthi said... Best Blogger Tips

@hema poosarlau have to use unsalted butter