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chocolate peanut butter cake.

chocolate peanut butter cake.

this is a chocolate cake with peanut butter buttercream drizzled with chocolate ganache! YUM!

RECIPE:
for the chocolate cake:
see classic chocolate cupcake recipe

for the peanut butter buttercream:
2 sticks butter (room temperature)
1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
3 cups powdered sugar
3 tablespoons heavy cream

with an electric mixture, beat butter and peanut butter until fluffy
add powdered sugar 1 cup at at time, blending well after each addition
add vanilla extract
add heavy cream
beat for about 2 minutes until super fluffy

for the chocolate ganache:
in a small sauce pan, melt 1/2 cup chocolate chips and 2 tablespoons heavy cream
let cool and drizzle over cake!

i also coated the sides with mini chocolate chips hehe 🙂

By Gabrielle

food is my passion. i spend most of my free time looking for ways to make my recipes better, or even to think of new ones! i love making healthy (and TASTY) foods that will be an inspiration for people to get on track and start eating well and living life to the fullest!! love the life you live.

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