Molten Chocolate Cake w/Caramel Center
Family Tested & Approved
chocolate chips, semisweet
evaporated milk, divided
Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Grease 12 muffin cups
Combine butter and chocolate in a double boiler; cook stirring continually until chocolate is melted. let stand to cool slightly.
**NOTE: You can melt the chocolate chips and butter in the microwave using the DEFROST setting stirring occassionally for 4 minutes
Combine eggs and sugar in a large bowl. Beat with an electric mixer set at medium speed until thickened about 5 minutes.
Add flour gradually; beating at low speed.
Add chocolate mixture and beat until thick and glossy; about 3 minutes
Fill the prepared muffin cups 2/3 fill. Bake the cakes for 5 minutes.
Meanwhile, combine carmaels and 2 T evaporated milk in a double boiler. Cook, stirring continually until caramels are melted.
Spoon 2 teaspoonfuls of caramel mixture into each muffin cup; bake for 8 minutes longer.
Invert cakes onto individual serving plates
Stir remaining evaporated milk into remaining caramel mixture; serve with warm cakes.