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Gifts in a Jar: Mocha Cupcakes. Homemade chocolate cake mix recipe made with coffee make delicious moist mocha cake.

Mocha Cupcakes

Gifts in a Jar: Mocha Cupcakes. Homemade chocolate cake mix recipe made with coffee make delicious moist mocha cake. 

Ingredients

  • 1 jar homemade chocolate cake mix
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 cup very strong brewed coffee

Instructions

  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Line cupcake pans with wrappers.
  2. Stir together the ingredients of the jar. Add eggs, milk, oil and vanilla; beat on medium speed of mixer 2 minutes. Stir in hot coffee (batter will be thin). Pour batter into prepared pans.
  3. Bake 20-25 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean.

Recipe Notes

The jar of cake mix referred to in the recipe is our homemade Chocolate Cake Mix in a Jar.

To prepare the jar, layer the ingredients in order in a 1 quart mason jar and attach the baking instructions (printable version here)