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Merlot Chocolate Cupcakes

Chocolate cake with red wine frosting? Yes, please!

By: Rebecca Hubbell from sugarandsoul.co
Merlot Chocolate Cupcakes
Merlot Chocolate Cupcakes
This image courtesy of sugarandsoul.co

These Merlot Chocolate Cupcakes are the picture of elegant, chocolatey goodness. Fudgy chocolate cupcakes form the base of this red wine recipe. A pink Merlot buttercream frosting tops the cupcakes, creating a dessert that both looks and tastes terrific. Red wine and chocolate are a classic combination for a reason, and this dessert will remind you of how delicious these flavors can be. Use any Merlot you happen to have on hand, or choose a great bottle from our wine catalog. You can certainly use the leftover wine for sipping with your cupcakes.


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Wow! I am intrigued. I bet the red wine will add the perfect flavor to these cupcakes!

Why have boring cupcakes when you can have these Merlot Chocolate Cupcakes?!? Just make sure the kids don't get their hands on them. :)

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