Devil's Food Cupcake Mix - Instructions

Devils food cupcake with chocolate frosting
Recipe makes 12 cupcakes
You will need:
1/2 cup hot water
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1/2 cup sour cream* 
1 large egg

Follow these easy steps
  1. Preheat oven to 350°F
  2. Line muffin tins with cupcake liners
  3. Add water, oil, sour cream and egg to cupcake mix
  4. Beat on medium speed for 1 minute, occasionally scraping down sides of bowl 
  5. Fill cupcake liners 3/4 full (about 1/4 cup) with batter
  6. Bake 15-18 minutes or until toothpick inserted in middle of cupcakes comes out clean 
  7. Let cupcakes cool completely before frosting

*You may substitute with whole milk - for best results, use sour cream

To make a cake instead of cupcakes, lightly grease and flour an 8-inch or 9-inch cake pan and bake for approximately 30 minutes.  Everything else is the same.