Dark Chocolate Cupcake with Mint Frosting
Great for satisfying Thin Mint cravings during the Girl Scouts' cookie-selling off-season, this great cupcake duo proves that mint and chocolate should always be served together. A moist, dark chocolate cupcake topped with a creamy mint frosting makes after-dinner mints look like child's play. To make this cupcake just a little more decadent, try filling it with a creamy chocolate ganache and sprinkling the frosting with chocolate shavings.
Other frostings that go great with a dark chocolate cupcake include cream cheese, peanut butter, German chocolate, white chocolate, orange and caramel. But let's face it, what doesn't go great with chocolate?