Chocolate Surprise-Filled Cupcakes
'Cake-mix-easy' chocolate cupcakes with scrumptious, chocolate chip-cream cheese centers.
1 (18.25-ounce) package chocolate cake mix
1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1 large egg
1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
- Prepare chocolate cake mix according to package directions for cupcakes.
- In separate bowl cream together cream cheese and sugar; beat in egg, mixing well. Stir in chocolate chips.
- Line a muffin pan with cupcake papers. Fill 2/3 full with chocolate cake batter. Add 1 teaspoon cream cheese mixture to center and top with more cake mix.
- Bake according to directions for cupcakes. Cool and frost with chocolate or cream cheese frosting.
Makes 24 cupcakes.