And then this wonderful quiet woman brings a surprise to class. The cupcakes. We ate and enjoyed and tried to stay away from having a 2nd one. We were like bees and honey. Just when I thought I was over chocolate moving on to raspberries and yogurt ice cream as a favorite, these jewels to the tongue appear.
She told me I could share it so here goes.
The Best Damned Chocolate Cupcakes from an Ex Husbands Mother
Below is the recipe I mentioned in class tonight. Enjoy.
1 8 oz cream cheese, softened
1/3 cup sugar
1 6 oz. chocolate chips
1 ½ cup flour
1 cup sugar
¼ cup cocoa
1 tsp soda
1 tsp salt
1 cup water
1/3 cup oil
1 tsp vinegar
Mix filling ingredients together. Mix cake ingredients. Add cake mixture to cupcake holders, filling ½ to 1/3 full. Drop a spoonful of the filling mixture into each cupcake.
|second place cupcake is in Denver downtown at Cook's fresh market|
|The jewel of the tongue|
Bake 25 – 30 minutes at 350 degrees.