Chocolate Peanut Butter Crackle Top Minis
1 package devil's food cake mix
1/2 cup butter, melted but cool
1 tablespoon water
2 eggs, lightly beaten
1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
1/2 cup confectioners' sugar,sifted
6 ounces cream cheese, softened
Powdered sugar for dusting(optional)
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line mini-muffin tins with papers.
In a large bowl, combine cake mix, butter, water, and eggs. Mix just until combined. Batter will be thick.
In a small bowl, cream peanut butter, confectioners' sugar, and cream cheese until smooth. Add egg and mix just until incorporated.
Fill each mini-muffin paper with about 1 Tablespoon of the chocolate mix. Top with about 1 teaspoon of the peanut butter mix.
Bake for about 14 minutes. Remove from oven and let cool on racks. Just before serving, dust mini-cups with powdered sugar.
Yield: about 60 mini-muffins
Pairs Well With
Another make and take for summer picnics.