Black Bottom Cupcakes

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by SilentCricket

I've made these at Christmas to serve to guests or to give away on a goodie tray.

Top Review by iamisaid21

I have been making these in miniature at the holidays for years they are great.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sift dry ingredients together in large mixing bowl.
  2. Form well in center of dry ingredients and add water, oil, vinegar, and vanilla.
  3. Beat with mixer until smooth.
  4. Stir in chocolate chips.
  5. In separate bowl, cream together cream cheese and powdered sugar.
  6. Fill greased or paper-lined muffin cups 2/3 full with batter.
  7. Drop 1/2 tsp of cream cheese mixture on top.
  8. If desired, sprinkle with slivered almonds.
  9. Bake at 375 for 12-15 minutes.

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