Pumpkin Filled Spice Cupcakes

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1-1/2 cups flour
1-1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1-1/2 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp ginger
1/2 tsp nutmeg
1/8 tsp cloves

Mix all the above together.

In a mixer bowl, beat

1 stick room softened butter
3/4 cup sugar
1 tsp vanilla

Add 2 eggs
1/2 cup milk

Add dry ingredients to the butter mixture.

Mix well. Fill cupcake tins 3/4 full and bake at 350 degrees for about 18 minutes.

Filling – Mix together:

2 tbsps soft butter
4 oz. cream cheese
1 tsp vanilla
1/2 cup conf sugar
2 tbsps pumpkin puree

When cupcakes are completely cool, hollow out centers and fill with pumpkin filling.

Frost with:

1 stick butter softened
4 cups confectioners sugar
1/4 cup milk
1/2 tsp vanilla

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