Black Bottom Cupcakes

Total Time
30 mins
15 mins

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

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  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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Someone brought these to a party I was at last weekend and they were fantastic!!! I couldn't wait to find the recipe and I knew I would find it here! Will make them VERY soon.

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I read about Cricket when reviewing this recipe, and want to send my condolences to her family. I made these today for my husband, and he is not much of a sweets eatter..BUT, he absolutely LOVES them!! Thank you so much for sharing..God Bless...