Nutella Cupcakes

Nutella Cupcakes

Every once in awhile I meet someone who has never tasted Nutella or even heard about it. Well, challenge accepted! Instead of just pointing them to local supermarket, I make my Nutella Cupcakes.

Sharing my moist, rich and chocolaty Nutella cupcakes is almost as a good as … well … my cupcakes!

Prep Time: 35 min
Baking Time: 40 min
Servings: 24

Additional Info

  • Ingredients
    114gSCS ® Salted Butter
    59gUnsweetened Cocoa Powder (the best you can find)
    236mlHot Black Unsweetened Coffee
    3 tbspsMilk
    225gSIS Caster Sugar
    1½ tspVanilla Extract
    192gSunshine Plain Flour
    1 tspBaking Soda
    ½ tspBaking Powder
    Nutella Buttercream ingredients:
    57gSCS® Unsalted Butter (softened)
    40gSIS Icing Sugar (sifted)
    2 tbspsHeavy Cream (optional)
  • Directions
    1. Preheat the oven to 170℃.
    2. Sift and whisk the flour, baking soda, baking powder together.
    3. In a heat-proof bowl, whisk together the coffee and cocoa powder; let this mixture cool completely.
    4. Cream the butter and sugar until pale; add the eggs one at a time and vanilla extract, scraping down after each addition.
    5. With a spatula, fold in the chocolate mixture, milk and dry ingredients, alternating between the two and mix until smooth.
    6. Bake in a lined muffin tray for 16 - 18 minutes and let the cupcakes cool completely before frosting.
    7. For Nutella Buttercream, whisk together the Nutella, SIS Icing Sugar and SCS Unsalted Butter until combined and add milk if a runnier consistency is desired.
    8. Spread or pipe the frosting on top of the cupcakes.

Baking Tips

  • About SCS

    SCS is one of the most endeared and beloved household brands in Singapore and Malaysia.


    The velvety, rich, buttery and familiar taste of SCS Butter has been savoured by families since 1905! SCS Butter is 100% pure creamery butter.


    SCS unwavering promise to consistently deliver only the best product quality even after a century, is the key reason why it remains the most sought after butter brand for top chefs and bakers alike not just in Singapore, but in Malaysia too.


    With the very same goodness of premium quality dairy products, consumers can also enjoy the SCS range of premium quality products such as SCS Spreadable Butter, SCS Portion Butter, SCS Cheese Slices and SCS Cream Cheese.