Black Wood Cupcakes

These gorgeous Black Forest Cupcakes are moist chocolate cupcakes, alongside pretty swirls of the best buttercream frosting, too topped alongside juicy sugariness cherries! My Dad too I dearest chocolate too cherries, too alongside Valentine’s Day coming upward I wanted to brand something especial for him, too for you, our sugariness readers.

So, I created these beautiful too delicious Black Forest Cupcakes. And, if you lot tumble out to hold upward cutting calories (Aren’t nosotros all?) hence you’ll dearest them fifty-fifty more, because these cupcakes are likewise depression inward fat, using my helpful lilliputian tip!

Our Black Forest Cupcakes are hence pretty too would hold upward perfect for your Valentine. The combination of the rich chocolate, extra polish & creamy buttercream frosting, too the juicy cherries is but fantastic!


  • 15.25 ounces (1 box) Devil's Food Cake Mix
  • 1 loving cup water
  • 9 tablespoons low-cal mayonnaise (1/2 loving cup + 1 tablespoon)
  • 3 large eggs
  • Buttercream frosting:
  • 1 loving cup milk
  • 1/4 loving cup unbleached or all-purpose flour
  • 1 loving cup butter, softened
  • 1 loving cup white sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Topping:
  • 21 ounces (1 can) cherry pie filling


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F too describe of piece of employment 2 muffin tins alongside eighteen cupcake papers.
  2. In a large bowl add together the cake mix, water, low-cal mayonnaise too eggs, too mix according to the instructions on the cake box. Using a iii oz scooper produce amount each cupcake newspaper around 3/4 full.
  3. Bake inward a preheated oven for around 18-20 minutes. See Federal Reserve annotation for perfectly moist cupcakes when using lite mayonnaise. Remove from oven too cool v minutes earlier transferring to a cooling rack. Cool completely earlier frosting.
  4. Buttercream frosting:
  5. In a saucepan whisk together the milk too flour. Stir constantly over medium-high rut until thickened. Set aside to cool until the bottom of the pan is warm to the touch. *See notes to rapidly cooling the mixture. While the thickened milk mixture is cooling, combine too vanquish the butter, saccharide too vanilla extract inward a mixing bowl until low-cal too creamy, close a minute. Take the cooled, thickened milk mixture too hand it a stir. Adding a tablespoon at a fourth dimension to the butter too saccharide mixture, vanquish on medium-high speed until all the thickened milk mixture is added. Then vanquish an additional infinitesimal or 2 until the frosting is polish too extra creamy.
  6. Fill a Wilton Dessert Decorator Plus alongside buttercream frosting too attach the star tip. Go about the border of the cupcake to brand a pretty swirl pattern.
  7. Topping:
  8. Use a fork too house 3-4 cherries on top, making certain to tap off whatsoever excess cherry sauce on the border of the tin earlier adding them to the tops.
  9. Recipe Notes
  10. For perfectly moist cupcakes, when using low-cal mayonnaise, brand certain to depository fiscal establishment stand upward for them a few minutes earlier the instructions on the cake box recommends. Cupcakes ever bake upward faster when using low-cal mayonnaise.
  11. For the buttercream frosting: To rapidly cool the thickened milk mixture house the saucepan inward the freezer on a hot pad for 5-7 minutes. If the butter is actually soft too the frosting doesn't appear thick or strong enough, house the mixing bowl inward the refrigerator for 10 minutes too vanquish 1 time again until polish too extra creamy.
  12. I used a 3-ounce cookie scooper, for bigger cupcakes, too had some buttercream frosting too cherry pie filling leftover. Feel costless to utilisation a 2-ounce cookie scooper for the cake batter, to brand around 24 cupcakes. This agency you lot should utilisation upward all the buttercream frosting too cherry pie filling.

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Black Wood Cupcakes Rating: 4.5 Diposkan Oleh: First House