Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Swirl Cupcakes

Dotted with chocolate chips, individual cheesecakes are a welcome sight at potlucks and picnics.

  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 1 hr 5 min
  • ingredients 13
  • servings 24

Ingredients

1/2
cup sugar
2
packages (3 oz each) cream cheese, softened
1
egg
1
bag (6 oz) semisweet chocolate chips (1 cup)
2 1/4
cups all-purpose flour
1 2/3
cups sugar
1/4
cup baking cocoa
1 1/4
cups water
1/2
cup vegetable oil
2
tablespoons white vinegar
2
teaspoons baking soda
2
teaspoons vanilla
1
teaspoon salt
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Line 24 regular-size muffin cups with paper baking cups. In medium bowl, beat 1/2 cup sugar and the cream cheese with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Beat in egg. Stir in chocolate chips; set aside.
  • 2 In large bowl, beat remaining ingredients on low speed 30 seconds, scraping bowl occasionally. Beat on high speed 3 minutes, scraping bowl occasionally. Reserve 1 1/2 cups batter.
  • 3 Fill each muffin cup one-third full (1 rounded tablespoon) with batter. Spoon 1 tablespoon cream cheese mixture onto batter in each cup. Top each with reserved batter (1/2 rounded tablespoon).
  • 4 Bake 30 to 35 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Store in refrigerator.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Cupcake
    Calories
    220
    (
    Calories from Fat
    90),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    10g
    10%
    (Saturated Fat
    3 1/2g,
    3 1/2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    15mg
    15%;
    Sodium
    230mg
    230%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    32g
    32%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    22g
    22%
    ),
    Protein
    2g
    2%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    2%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    6%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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