This is a great recipe to use if you just want a small number of cupcakes. It yields 12, which is a nice amount to take to a small get-together or just to have around the house. Or even to work, if you really really like your coworkers (or want them to really really like you).… Continue reading Ginger lemon cupcakes.
So I mentioned that I made fruitcake for a family holiday gathering. At the last minute I decided to take another dessert along just in case there were some who really really just did not care for fruitcake (which would have been fine…it’s not everyone’s bag). I decided to do a chocolate cupcake with pink… Continue reading Pink peppermint cupcakes.
Last night after dinner I pulled a chocolate mint cupcake out of the freezer and let it thaw for about 30 minutes, after which it was perfect. Freezing cupcakes is brilliant. Sometimes I have more cupcakes than frosting so I put them in a large Ziploc or rigid container and save them for a rainy… Continue reading Chocolate mint and more.
I made these for a coworker’s birthday using a recipe from Your Cup of Cake. They were surprisingly easy. I thought the frosting would plop off into the chocolate but it never happened. Just make sure the cake is completely cool before you frost it, and give the frosting a chance to hang out for… Continue reading Almond Joy Cupcakes.
Tomorrow’s cupcakes are vanilla yogurt cake with peanut butter buttercream frosting and topped with salted caramel. You can find the recipe here. I used Maldon flaked sea salt to top the cupcakes.
I’ve loosely instituted Cupcake Monday at work, which means, essentially, that I will bring cupcakes to work on Monday when I feel like it. I mentioned I was having a cupcake moment recently, and I know this seems annoyingly behind the times. I just really like making them, I don’t know why. I guess because… Continue reading Oreo Cupcakes with Brownie Frosting.
Yeah I know. Me and every other lady on the planet. I saw the recipe for orange creamsicle cupcakes on What Megan’s Making and I really really really had to try making them. I had a family get-together over the weekend and though I was already planning on making a pound cake, I decided to… Continue reading I’m having a cupcake moment.