Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

Nothing hits the sweet tooth quite like these moist chocolate cupcake recipes. We help you get your all out of a premade mix, or make your own from scratch.

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Chocolate Cream Cupcakes

1 review

My favorite hockey team the Boston Bruins inspired these cupcakes. Add a love note on top using a little white icing. —Alisa Christensen, Rancho Santa Margarita, California

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Chocolate Ganache Peanut Butter Cupcakes

15 reviews

I've been baking cakes for years and enjoy trying new combinations of flavors and textures. For this peanut butter cupcake...


Cherry Chocolate Coconut Cupcakes

15 reviews

Chocolate-covered coconut candy is tucked inside each of these morsels. The ganache frosting is complemented by coarse sugar and chocolate-covered...


Devil’s Food Cupcakes with Chocolaty Frosting

1 review

I begged my aunt for this recipe when I was 16 years old, and it's still my very favorite. The...


Chocolate-Bottom Mini-Cupcakes

14 reviews

These freeze very well. I like to keep a batch on hand for drop-in guests or for when I'm too...

Chocolate Caramel Cupcakes

3 reviews

You only need a few baking staples to throw together these gooey delights. Boxed cake mix and a can of...


Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

6 reviews

Chocolate and orange are perfect together in these fudgy morsels. To give them a moist brownie-like texture, I add mayonnaise....

Coconut-Filled Chocolate Cupcakes

1 review

If you are nuts about chocolate and coconut, this is definitely the cupcake for you. The chocolate ganache is so...


Citrus Chocolate Cupcakes

6 reviews

My mom and I first tried these moist chocolaty cupcakes at her health club's annual taste test. Not only are...


Heavenly Surprise Mini Cupcakes

2 reviews

“My grandmother was an accomplished baker, and this was one of the many special treats she liked to make. It's...


Brownie Cupcakes

40 reviews

I grew up in my parents’ bakery, which might explain why I don’t like frosting. These brownie cupcakes are just...

Special Mocha Cupcakes

33 reviews

Topped with a fluffy frosting and chocolate sprinkles, these extra-rich, extra-delicious cupcakes smell wonderful while baking and taste even better!...


Creamy Chocolate Cupcakes

2 reviews

The "surprise" inside these rich chocolate cupcakes from Mrs. Walter Jacobson of Ashland, Ohio is their smooth cream cheese filling.


Banana-Chip Mini Cupcakes

6 reviews

These cute little minis are packed with banana flavor, chocolate chips and topped off with creamy frosting. They make a...


Chocolate-Glazed Cupcakes

2 reviews

Because I have a dairy allergy, I'm always on the search for treats I can eat. I prepare these cupcakes...


Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

14 reviews

These crowd-pleasing cupcakes are quick, moist and yummy! —Paula Zsiray, Logan, Utah

Chocolate Cream Cheese Cupcakes

44 reviews

I got the recipe for these moist , filled cupcakes from a dear friend about 25 years ago. I have...


Chocolate Frosted Peanut Butter Cupcakes

16 reviews

Cupcakes aren’t just for girls! My dad and brothers love peanut butter cups—the inspiration for these goodies. —Alisa Christensen, Rancho...


Chip Lover’s Cupcakes

19 reviews

Making chocolate chip cookies is a challenge with three teenagers who are always grabbing the dough to "sample." Their love...


Cream Cheese Chocolate Cupcakes

25 reviews

Smooth cream cheese inside makes these cupcakes so rich. The classic combination of peanut butter and chocolate chips comes through...


Cookie Cupcakes

27 reviews

These cupcakes taste very similar to fluffy chocolate chip cookies and were the signature dish of my husband's Aunt Lois...


Chocolate-Dipped Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes

I created this recipe based on our family's love of chocolate-dipped ice cream cones. Red heart-shaped sprinkles make them fun...


Double Chocolate Cupcakes

30 reviews

Linda Utter of Sidney, Montana proves you don't have to fudge on chocolate to make a light and luscious treat....