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Black Forest Cherry Cupcake Recipe

Everything you love about black forest cake in cupcake form!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: black forest cake, black forest cupcakes, chocolate cherry cupcakes, chocolate cupcakes
Servings: 12 people
Calories: 437kcal



  • 1 devils food cake mix
  • cups water
  • ½ cup vegetable oil
  • 3 eggs


  • 8 ounces cream cheese softened
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 8 ounces cool whip
  • 1 can cherry pie filling


  • Make the cupcakes as directed on the box and let them cool completely.
  • Mix 8 oz. cream cheese (softened), 1 cup powdered sugar, 1 tsp vanilla. Then fold in Cool Whip. Mix until well blended. Spread on cooled cupcakes. Top with cherry pie filling. Keep in the fridge until ready to serve. Quick, easy, and delicious.


Calories: 437kcal | Carbohydrates: 56g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 23g | Saturated Fat: 13g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 65mg | Sodium: 397mg | Potassium: 233mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 27g | Vitamin A: 449IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 105mg | Iron: 2mg