Additional ingredients to prepare cake mix per package directions
1 1/2 cups cold heavy cream
1 (15 oz.) container ricotta cheese
1/2 teaspoon almond extract
Chocolate curls and chopped salted pistachios
PREPARE cake mix according to package directions to make 24 cupcakes. Cool completely. Remove paper baking cups from cupcakes. Cut each cupcake horizontally into 2 layers.
BEAT cream in large bowl with mixer on high speed until stiff peaks form. Beat in frosting, ricotta cheese and almond extract until blended.
PIPE half of ricotta mixture onto bottom halves of cupcakes. Replace cupcake tops. Pipe remaining ricotta mixture onto tops of cupcakes. Garnish with chocolate and pistachios. Chill until ready to serve.
Serving Size (1 of 24 cupcakes), Calories 210 (Calories from Fat 110), Total Fat 12g (Saturated Fat 5g, Trans Fat 1g), Cholesterol 15mg, Sodium 180mg, Total Carbohydrate 24g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 17g), Protein 3g, Potassium mg, thiamine mg, Riboflavin mg, niacin mg, Folate mg, Vitamin B6 mg, Vitamin B12 mcg, Vitamin A mg, Vitamin C mg, Vitamin D mg, Calcium mg, Iron mg.
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Ensure all recipe ingredients are gluten free by referencing the ingredient labels, as products may vary. If uncertain, contact the ingredient manufacturer.