Christmas Season is Here! Now for Desserts…

   It’s Christmas season. My favorite cooking season. Do you know why? Because I get to make all the sweet candies and cookies and Oooo…International Delights brings back their Peppermint Mocha Creamer…yummy! 

   But because of my massive sweet tooth I love Valentines Day, Halloween and CHRISTMAS!!! Image

   When I cook for Christmas I always incorporate chocolate, cherries, mint, and more chocolate! 

   So, I want to share this recipe I just created because I love chocolate and cherries together!

 

Cherry Cordial Cupcakes

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Yummy Cherry Cordial Cupcakes!

Ingredients 

1 1/3 cups all-purpose flour

1/4 teaspoon baking soda

2 teaspoons baking powder

3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder

1/8 teaspoon salt

3 tablespoons butter, softened

1 1/2 cups white sugar

2 eggs

3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract

1 cup milk

1 can of Cherry Pie filling.

Directions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line a muffin pan with paper or foil liners. Sift together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, cocoa and salt. Set aside.

In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add the eggs one at a time, beating well with each addition, then stir in the vanilla. Add the flour mixture alternately with the milk; beat well. Fill the muffin cups 3/4 full.

Bake for 15 to 17 minutes in the preheated oven, or until a toothpick inserted into the cake comes out clean.

Cut a hole in the cupcakes. Be sure to keep the tops.  Fill each cupcake with some of the cherry pie filling.  Put the tops back onto the cupcakes.

Frost with your favorite frosting when cool. 

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About cookingwithpatt

Cooking With Patt is a site created to further her dream of publishing and sharing her recipes with the world. Patricia passed away three years ago but her torch was taken over by daughter, Donnee Padgett-Harris, the 7th of her 9 children.

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