May The Force Be With You In The Kitchen With These Adorable Chewie Cake Cups!

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Chewie Cake Cups

May the force be with you in the kitchen with these Chewie Cake Cups!

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Are you a chocolate lover plus a Star Wars fan? Then this recipe is perfect for you! Learn how to make it by following these instructions from Disney Family:

CHEWIE CAKE CUPS

INGREDIENTS:

  • 1 box of chocolate cake mix + required ingredients
  • 1 box of chocolate pudding mix + required ingredients
  • 1/2 cup of semisweet chocolate chips
  • 2 sticks (1 cup) of unsalted butter at room temperature
  • 1 cup of powdered sugar, sifted
  • 1/2 tsp of vanilla extract
  • Black food coloring
  • 3″ half dome silicone baking molds
  • Hand or stand mixer
  • 6 (9oz) Solo clear cups
  • Brown and silver paint pens
  • Pastry bags
  • Scissors
  • Small, round pastry tip

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INSTRUCTIONS:

  • Prepare chocolate cake according to box instructions.
  • Fill 6 dome silicone cavities 3/4 high with cake batter. Place on baking tray. Pour remaining of batter in a sheet pan or large cake pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 16-18 minutes.
  • Prepare chocolate pudding according to instructions. Keep chilled.
  • In a microwave safe bowl, melt chocolate chips in 30 second increments until completely melted. Set aside to cool.
  • With an electric hand mixer or stand mixer, beat butter until smooth.
  • Add powdered sugar and beat on low then high for 2-3 minutes until fluffy. Next, mix in vanilla extract.
  • Reserve a small amount of frosting for the eyes, nose and teeth.
  • Add cooled chocolate and stir in until fully incorporated.
  • Using the brown and silver paint pens, draw Chewbacca’s brown leather bandolier across the front of the cup.
  • Once cake is completely cooled, drag a fork in the cake pan to create crumbs. Layer chocolate cake crumbs in cup alternating with chocolate pudding until cup is filled.
Chewie Cake Cups
  • Add a dome of cake to top of your Chewie cake cups.
  • Next, create his fur. Snip the end of a pastry bad, then add tip and fill with chocolate frosting and pipe onto the dome cake.
Chewie Cake Cups
  • Add black food coloring to some of the reserved white frosting. Then in another pastry bad, add the black frosting, snip a small amount off the tip and pipe the eyes and nose onto the cake.
  • In a third pastry bag, add the remaining reserved white frosting, snip a small amount off the tip and pipe the pupils of the eyes and teeth. Keep Chewie cake cups chilled or serve immediately.

Enjoy your Chewie cake cups!

Credit: Disney Family

May The Force Be With You In The Kitchen With These Adorable Chewie Cake Cups!

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