Technically, it’s not actually a cupcake, but it is awesome and delicious!

It’s a muffin with mini pepperonis and mozzarella cheese inside. You're welcome.

Pizza cupcakes

Yield: 12

Ingredients:

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
2 tablespoons white sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/3 cup vegetable oil
1 egg
1/3 cup milk
1 cup mini pepperonis
1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
Additional 1 cup of mozzarella cheese and 1 cup of mini pepperonis for topping

Directions:

1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Line a 12 cupcake pan with liners.

2. Mix 1 1/2 cups flour, sugar, salt and baking powder. Add in vegetable oil, egg and milk into flour mixture and stir until batter is smooth. It will be sticky. Fold in cheese and pepperoni. Fill muffin cups about 2/3 full.

3. Bake for about 18 minutes until muffins turn out golden and knife inserted comes out clean. Right before eating, top muffins with more cheese and about five slices of mini pepperoni and bake for 4 to 5 minutes at 350 degrees until cheese is melted. Serve immediately.