Desserts

Black Velvet Cupcakes

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Black Velvet Cupcakes are soft, fluffy and moist, have the same flavour as red velvet but are completely black.

12
Black Velvet Cupcakes;
110g Butter, Softened
1 and 1/4 Cups Sugar
2 Eggs
1/4 Cup Cocoa
6 Tbsp Black Food Colouring
2 Tsp Vanilla Essence
1 Cup Milk
2 and 1/4 Cups Flour
1/2 Tsp Baking Powder
1/2 Tsp Baking Soda
3 Tbsp White Vinegar
Black Dark Chocolate Ganache;
150g Dark Chocolate
150mL Cream
Few drops of black food colouring gel
Black Chocolate Buttercream;
250g Icing Sugar
100g Butter, softened
1/4 cup Cocoa
2 tbsp Milk
Few drops of black gel food colouring
Preheat the oven to 180°C and line a muffin tin with cupcake cases. Mix the cocoa, black food colouring and vanilla essence together in a small bowl until it forms a thick paste and set aside. Cream the...
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Nutritions

Calories
221

Sodium
71mg
2% DV

Fat
4g
6% DV

Protein
4g
9% DV

Carbs
45g
15% DV

Fiber
2g
10% DV

Juicy, tender and flavorful Crock Pot Italian Beef is an easy dinner recipe that's perfect for busy days. Serve the shredded meat and pepperoncini on a hoagie roll with giardiniera and melted Provolone cheese for a classic Chicago Italian Beef Sandwich, or pair the roast beef with mashed potatoes, noodles, or rice for a cozy comfort food supper. You can't beat the convenience of an all-day slow cooker meal!

2 small onions
4 cloves garlic
3 lb. boneless beef chuck roast
2 T vegetable oil
14.5 oz beef broth
0.7 oz packet dry Italian salad dressing mix
1 T Worcestershire sauce
8 pepperoncini peppers
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  • Arrange the onions and garlic in the bottom of a slow cooker. Set aside.
  • Pat beef dry and season with kosher salt and black pepper on all sides.
  • Heat oil in a large pot or Dutch oven...
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Nutritions

Calories
389

Sodium
1839mg
76% DV

Fat
16g
25% DV

Protein
25g
50% DV

Carbs
37g
12% DV

Fiber
6g
24% DV