Mack’s Choco-Peanut Butter Cupcakes
Jerie Lewis, Coosa County
24 cupcake liners
1 box chocolate cake mix (Devil’s Food works well)
1 cup water
¼ cup oil
1 package prepared chocolate/peanut butter cookie dough
½ cup butter (not margarine)
1 cup peanut butter
1/3 cup heavy cream
3 cups confectioner’s sugar
Preheat oven to 350 F. Mix cake mix, water, eggs and oil and scoop into lined cupcake tin. Roll COLD cookie dough into 1-inch balls and place into center of batter. Bake for 18-20 minutes. DO NOT OVERBAKE. Cool completely before icing.
Icing: Cream butter and peanut butter. Add sugar and cream alternately. Mix icing on high speed until creamy. Spread on cooled cupcakes.