{Late Night Snack} Minty Hot Cocoa Cupcakes

Minty Hot Cocoa Cupcakes at @anightowlblog

When I think of Fall I think of boots, scarves, and hot cocoa! I think of fallen leaves and turkeys in the oven, baked goods and mashed potatoes! I thought I’d combine a couple of my fall favorites and add hot cocoa mix to a basic white cake mix with a couple of drops of mint extract for some delicious cupcakes! Let me introduce to you our Minty Hot Cocoa Cupcakes.

Minty Hot Cocoa Cupcakes
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Minty Hot Cocoa Cupcakes
Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 24
  • White cake mix (egg whites, oil, and water per the box directions)
  • 2 packets instant hot cocoa mix
  • 3 drops of mint extract
  • Chocolate frosting
  • Andes mints baking chips
  1. Pour powder cake mix into a bowl, remove 2 tablespoons and replace with 2 envelopes of intant hot cocoa mix.
  2. Make cake mix per directions and add a few drops of mint extract.
  3. Bake Cupcakes and let cool.
  4. Once cooled, frost with chocolate frosting, sprinkle with Andes mint baking chips on top.
  5. Enjoy!


Minty Hot Cocoa Cupcakes at @anightowlblog

So give these sweet treats a try and let us know what you think!

Jen of Life According to the Streets is a contributor for A Night Owl.
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Jen S
Hi, I'm Jen! Wife to a videographer named Dallas and a mom to two handsome little guys, Dallas and Griffin, who are only 14 months apart! After a long day at the office I try to savor every little moment I can with my family. When bed time for the kiddos comes I enjoy painting my nails, crafting party decor, watching reality TV, and scrolling Instagram. I blog about parties, crafts, and life at JenAStreet.com.
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