Last week, I posted a cute Valentine’s Day cupcake that is perfect for kids, the Shirley Temple Cupcake. This week, I present you with a sexy Valentine’s Day cupcake, the chocolate dulce de leche cupcake.
What Makes this Valentine’s Day Cupcake Sexy?
I think just saying the word dulce de leche is sexy. Am I alone in this? It’s even more sexy if you say “cho-co-lat” with a French accent and then go all Latin with “dulce de leche.” You combine two extremely sexy cultures into one cupcake.
I make no promises. However, it certainly can’t hurt your chances, especially if you are particularly good at licking dripping dulce de leche off [insert body part here].
Chocolate Dulce de Leche Cupcake Reviews
Everyone enjoyed these cupcakes. My favorite review, however, was from my friend and massage therapist, Hao. Hao said that they were the best cupcakes she ever had. She is clearly a cupcake connoisseur. She also works across the street from Jilly’s Cupcake Bar. If you need a massage, check out Studio Hao and then have a cupcake. Ah, bliss.
Chocolate Dulce de Leche Cupcake Recipe
What is the Red Stuff?
To give the cupcake a bit more of a romantic feel, I put some red sugar on top of the cupcake. There is no need to buy red sugar – simply put some sugar in a bowl, add some red food coloring to it, and stir. I then used my culinary torch to brûlée the top of the cupcake. This is something you could do table side to really get the fire going for the evening.
If Fire is Your Thing…
You may also want to check out my coffee cupcakes with meringue. Those would also be perfect for a table side cupcake preparation.