I have Mrs B coming for afternoon tea later so I've made some chocolate chip cupcakes, but these are no ordinary chocolate chip cupcakes, these chocolate chip cupcakes have a gorgeous icing that I'm sure I'm going to be using again and again. It's a chocolate fudge icing and it's dead easy to make
Chocolate Fudge Icing
100g/3½oz dark chocolate, chopped
50g/2oz unsalted butter
¼ tsp vanilla extract
90g/3½oz icing sugar
Melt the chocolate and butter together along with the milk and vanilla extract, beat in the sugar, smear a generous amount on the top of a cupcake and Bob's your uncle.
And in the best Blue Peter tradition, here are some I made earlier