Love At The First Sight . . .

Mr Chocolate & Ms Red Wine

They are a wonderful couple and a heavenly partnership. The leftover red wine and the Sicao button chocolat in the cabinet would be the great combination dessert for tonight . . . .

Chocolat and Red Wine Cupcakes (20 medium cupcakes)

210gm butter, softened
220gm sugar
35gm cocoa powder
250gm sifted cake flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon powder
110ml red wine
1/2 vanilla pod
160gm melted Sicao bitter chocolat

1. Preheat oven to 180C and have 20 cupcake wrappers
2. Whisk butter and sugar till light and fluffy, add one egg at a time, continue whisking.
3. Add in cocoa powder, cake flour, baking powder and cinnamon powder, fold in well.
4. Scrap the vanilla seed and add into the mixture.
5. Mix in red wine. Then fold in the melted bitter choclate.
6. Pour evenly the mixture into the cupcake wrappers.
7. Bake in the oven for 20-25 minutes.
8. Remove from the oven and allow to cool.
9. Top the surrface with buttercream or chocolat ganache

A simple dessert to make with the leftovers . . . . Love Sunny Yaw


  • Girl Japan
    February 2, 2009 - 12:44 am | Permalink

    Can you ship one to Japan please?

  • The Caked Crusader
    February 2, 2009 - 5:01 am | Permalink

    What an unusual combination! I can’t quite imagine how it would taste.
    Beautiful presentation as alawys!

  • thenomadGourmand
    February 2, 2009 - 7:45 am | Permalink

    I like it! choco n red wine..sounds sooo wicked! ;p

  • veron
    February 2, 2009 - 10:32 am | Permalink

    what an interesting combination…but why not..chocolate and red wine goes so well together!

  • Andrew
    February 2, 2009 - 10:23 pm | Permalink

    wow….~ looks super yummy like dat… i wan try one!! hehe

    February 2, 2009 - 10:27 pm | Permalink

    simple for you .. hard for me! hahaha

    looks too pretty to eat la.. 😀

  • Lingzie
    February 3, 2009 - 12:51 am | Permalink

    wow! what an interesting combo! Sounds perfect for v-day leh! heeehee

  • Selba
    February 3, 2009 - 1:22 am | Permalink

    That’s so pretty!!!

  • The Malaysian Explorer
    February 3, 2009 - 2:55 am | Permalink

    wow. simply fantabulous.

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  • Lydia
    February 3, 2009 - 2:09 pm | Permalink

    Now I know what to do with leftover red wine from the house parties! I can never get my icing to look that good, that luscious :( But thanks for the recipe Sunny :)

  • Manggy
    February 3, 2009 - 3:56 pm | Permalink

    I love that you used leftovers for this. It looks so pretty, too!

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