Never Fail Cupcakes (4-3-12)

Mom's Tips

April 3rd, 2012 by Jim Field

Into a bowl put:

  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup sour milk
  • 1 teaspoon soda
  • 1/2 cup hot water
  • 1/2 cup cocoa
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup sugar
  • chocolate chips (optional)

Do not mix until last has been added, then beat well.  Bake in a moderate oven (350 degrees).