Chocolate Carrot Cupcakes

 

Best Combination Recipe Winner 2019: Chocolate Carrot Cupcakes

Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Dessert
Keyword: carrot, chocolate, cupcakes
Servings: 6

Ingredients

  • 1 packet Pancake/Baking Mix Health One
  • 1 packet Chocolate Health One
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon ginger
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup carrot finely shredded
  • 2 teaspoons walnuts chopped
  • 1/2 cut water
  • 6 teaspoons light cream cheese optional

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350°. In a mixing bowl combine all ingredients except cream cheese until incorporated. Ladle batter into non-stick cupcake pan. Bake 15 minutes. Makes 6 cupcakes. Serve with cream cheese on top if desired. 
    HNT note: This recipe is also delicious with vanilla as the second packet.  You can add vanilla or other extract plus a little no calorie sweetener to the cream cheese to make the “frosting” really pop.