Nutter Butter and Chocolate Overload Cupcakes

Debbie wright


My husband loves chocolate and peanut butter. I took the idea from my Death by Oreo Cupcakes and did something for him. Sometimes the simple ideas are the best.

★★★★★ 62 votes
15 Min
25 Min

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Notes from the Test Kitchen:
Oh my! How could you not fall in love with these sweeties?! The aroma of peanut butter filled the kitchen as we were prepping them... We could hardly wait for the first bite. Delicious!


1 box
cake mix, devils food..mix as directed
1 pkg
regular sized Nutter Butter cookies
1 pkg
mini Nutter Butter cookies
1 can(s)
chocolate frosting


1 c
creamy peanut butter
8 Tbsp
butter room temperature
2 c
powdered sugar
3-4 Tbsp
heavy can use milk also..until frosting is thinned a little
2 tsp
pure vanilla


1Preheat oven to 350.Take 12 Nutter Butter cookies and cut them in half. Line cupcake tins with cupcake papers and drop a half a cookie in the bottom of each.
2Mix cake mix according to directions on the box.
3Chop approx 12 cookies coarsely and mix them in the cake mix.
4Fill the cupcake tins and bake aprrox 15-18 min.
5Prepare Frosting
Cream togather peanut butter and butter. Add vanilla. Slowly add powdered sugar. Add cream or milk to thin the frosting as desirsed.
6Frost cupcake ... leave a well in the center the place a dab of chocolate frosting and place a mini Nutter Butter on top.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Recipe For: The Best Cupcake
Hashtags: #peanut, #butter, #and