Devil's Delites

Deneece Gursky


SInce these started with a devils food cake mix and everyone who has had them has said they were deliciously deliteful because of the unexpected burst of cherries when you bite into one, my daughter decided to name them this lol.

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1 box devils food cake
1/4 c water
3 eggs
1/3 c oil
1 container of chocolate yogurt (you can also use vanilla or cherry)
1 can cherry pie filling
your choice of topping, fluffy cherry almond frosting (recipe included) chocolate frosting or additional cherry pie filling


1 can fluffy white frosting
1/2 t almond extract
cherry juice from pie filling


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1Line muffin tins with paper liners

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2Pour cake mix into a large bowl

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3Add eggs, water, oil, and yogurt

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4Using mixer beat on medium speed until all is well blended

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5Fill paper liners half way with batter

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6Add one nice size teaspoon of pie filling to each, then top off with remaining cake batter

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7Bake in 350 degree oven for 20 to 25 minutes or until done. (cherries will sink into cupcakes but not totally disappear)

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8Allow cupcakes to cool completely

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9Remove cupcakes and frost as desired.

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10Fluffy cherry almond frosting. Add heaping spoons of cherry pie filling juice to fluffy icing in a bowl.

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11Stir until well blended, tasting for desired cherry flavor, and added more filling as needed)

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12Add almond extract and stir till blended.

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13I also topped some with a fudge frosting

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14And since the tops sink in a bit, i scooped a bit of the cake out of the center of some cupcakes and filled with additional pie filling as the topping

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