Oreo Cupcakes

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If you love chocolate and Oreos you will love these cupcakes! Courtesy of Debbie Wright, JustaPinch.com.
1 pkg Oreos
1 pkg mini Oreos, for decoration
1 pkg chocolate cake mix
1 (8oz) pkg cream cheese, room temperature
8 T butter, room temperature
3 3/4 cups powdered sugar
1 tsp vanilla extract
cupcake liners
1. Preheat oven to 350.  In a large bowl, mix packaged cake mix according to directions.  Set batter aside.  Line cupcake pan with liners.  Place a regular size oreo cookie in the bottom of each one.
2. Take 1/2 of remaining cookies, chop coarsely and add to cake mix.  Fill each cupcake liner 2/3 of the way full.  Bake for 15 min (or according to box directions).
3. For the frosting:  Cream together butter and cream cheese. Add vanilla, then add powdered sugar slowly until blended well.
4. Chop remaining regular-sized Oreos very fine.  Add to frosting.
5. After cupcakes are cool, frost and decorate with a mini Oreo on top (or half of a regular size Oreo).
Makes 24 cupcakes.
Dish   DessertCooking Method   Baked
Prep Time   15 to 30 minutesCooking Time   15 to 30 minutes
Features   Vegetarian

Rae Breeze

Member since Oct 2009

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