attempts at a peanut butter cupcake - I finally found one that was up to my standard of cupcake perfection. It was not without some serious chemistry work in the kitchen though. What I found out (the hard way) is that there is so much oil in the peanut butter that it really messes up the fat ratios in the rest of the cake.
Since my wife is definitely a devotee to all things chocolate, I whipped out what I knew about the chemistry of cocoa versus flour and bravely adapted the recipe to make it a mini-batch for cocoa cupcakes
Banana Cupcakeswith a PeanutButter center and a ChocolatePeanutButter icing. I know it is difficult for a peanutbutterchocolate treat to compete with Reese's peanutbutter cups but these are pretty darn close
Once your cupcakes have cooled off top with you peanutbutter frosting and enjoy. I whipped up a simple, healthy chocolate cupcake recipe withpeanutbutter topping that is sure to trick your loved one's taste buds into thinking it's a guilty pleasure