Halloween Cupcakes Recipe

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Halloween Cupcakes

Diane Boman

By
@Thegirlsmom

These have been a family favorite for years!! I had to send them UPS to my kids when they were off at college and now the grandkids love them too!


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Serves:

36 cupcakes approx

Ingredients

FILLING:

1/3 c
sugar
1
egg
1/8 tsp
salt
orange food coloring
1 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips
8 oz
cream cheese (softened)

CUPCAKES

3 c
flour
2 c
sugar
2/3 c
cocoa, unsweetened
2 tsp
baking soda
2/3 c
vegetable oil
2 c
water
2 Tbsp
vinegar
2 tsp
vanilla

Directions Step-By-Step

1
For filling:

Beat cream cheese, sugar, egg and salt until smooth. Add food coloring to make mixture a bright orange. Stir in chips then set aside.
2
For cupcakes, combine all ingreedients in order in a large bowl, blending on low. Fill cupcake cups 2/3 full then add 1 tablespoon of the orange filling to the top of the cupcake. Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes.
3
You can usually find cute Halloween or fall designed cupcake papers - adds to the festiviveness!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids