Chocolate Surprise Cupcakes

Serves: 10
Total Calories: 533
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3 cups all-purpose flour
2 cups sugar
1/2 cup baking cocoa
1 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons baking soda
2/3 cup oil
2 cups water
2 tablespoons vinegar
2 teaspoons vanilla extract

1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 egg
1/3 cup sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup chocolate chips


Mix flour, sugar, cocoa, salt, and baking soda. Add oil, water, vinegar, and vanilla. Combine thoroughly; fill cupcake liners 2/3 full of mixture.

For Filling:
Mix cream cheese, egg, sugar, and salt until fluffy. Fold in chocolate chips. Drop one heaping teaspoon of Filling into muffin batter. Bake for 25 minutes at 350°. Frost, if desired.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 10
Total Calories: 533
Calories from Fat: 223

This Chocolate Surprise Cupcakes recipe is from the Recipe Hall of Fame Guilty Pleasures Cookbook Cookbook. Download this Cookbook today.

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