Archive for Cupcakes

30 Dec 2013

Chocolate Courgette Cupcakes

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Two baking related XMas gifts I couldn’t wait to try were a new mixer and a a tub of chocolate popping candy. It’s not really something which you can ‘bake into’ a cake, but in the frosting for these chocolate courgette cupcakes it’s fairly explosive.

Chocolate Zucchini Cupcakes
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21 Dec 2013

Cream Cheese Chocolate Brownies

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I’ve never tried cream cheese in a brownie before, but these were really good. The cheese took the edge off the sweetness of the chocolate.

Cream Cheese Brownies
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01 Dec 2013

North Pole Chocolate Cupcakes

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With Advent starting tomorrow, I wanted to do something Christmas themed: Peppermint buttercream filled chocolate cupcakes with peppermint cream cheese frosting.
Tripple Peppermint Chocolate Cupcake
Each one comes with an edible flagpole, but don’t try to eat the label! Makes 10 cupcakes
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28 Nov 2013

Maple Syrup and Blueberry Cupcakes

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Blueberries are good any time of the year, and maple syrup was a great compliment.


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10 Nov 2013

Chocolate Muffins with Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

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These muffins are very chocolatey without being too sweet. You can also use any combination of standard drinking chocolate/unsweetened chocolate for both the frosting and the muffins.

Chocomuffins with label

Chocolate muffins with label

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