A collection of popular Portuguese recipes from mainland Portugal, the Azores, Madeira and around the world.
Tuesday, September 28, 2021
These mouth watering Portuguese style chocolate cupcakes with melted chocolate are delicious.
Preparation time:
15 min
Cooking Time:
20 min
Ready In:
35 min
Level of Difficulty:

Portuguese Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe - Portuguese Recipes

Portuguese Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe

Share this Recipe

Posted in: Snack Recipes
Mon, Sep 25, 2017, 22:35
4 out of 5 with 2 ratings
Views: 8324


2/3 cup of culinary chocolate1 and 1/2 cups of flour1/2 cup of brown sugar2 eggs1/3 cup of butter, softened9 tablespoons of milk3 tablespoons of cocoa powder1 teaspoon of baking powderButter, to grease
  • Get Portuguese groceries & stuff Get Portuguese groceries and other stuff at Amazon.com

  • This site uses US measurements.


    1. Preheat the oven to 180C / 355F.
    2. Grease a 12 cup muffin pan with the butter.
    3. Break the chocolate into 12 squares and set aside.
    4. Grate the rest of the chocolate.
    5. In a bowl beat the butter with the sugar until a creamy mixture is obtained, than add the eggs with the milk, add the flour with the yeast and the cocoa powder and beat well, add the grated chocolate and mix well.
    6. Place the dough into the cups in the pan.
    7. Put a square of chocolate inside the dough in each cup and bake for 20 minutes.
    8. Once it's done. remove from the oven, let them cool, unmold and serve!
    Recipe & Photo Credit: CaCau, saborintenso.com *


    (Leave a comment.)
    There are no comments for this recipe. (Be the first one to leave a comment.)
    You might also like
    Portuguese Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe
    This delicious recipe for Portuguese white bean tarts (queijadas de feijão) takes a while, but it is well worth the time.
    Portuguese Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe
    How to make Portuguese fried pumpkin dreams (sonhos de abobora).
    Portuguese Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe
    This delicious simple coconut cupcakes recipe (receita de bolinhos de coco) is so easy and quick to make.