Blog | Cupcake Project - Part 129

Mango Lemonade: A Toast to Coconut & Lime

Rachel of Coconut & Lime is celebrating her four year blogoversary! I not only love her blog, but I’ve gotten to know her a little bit through email, twitter, and the co-baking project we did together. She seems like a super nice person who I’ll hopefully get to meet one day. To celebrate her blogoversy, [...]

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Tres Leches Cupcakes: An Ode to Venezuela and Beautiful Bones

► Skip to the recipe Tres Leches means three milks. I made my tres leches cupcakes for two reasons. I tried to come up with tres reasons, but decided that dos would be fine! Tres leches is a speciality in Venezuela and other parts of South America. I just had some amazing Amano chocolate from [...]

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Amano Chocolate: What a Difference a Bean Makes

Back in March, I wrote about the TCHO beta bars I received through Blake Makes. I commented on how TCHO used a flavor wheel to describe all of the different flavors in the bars: chocolatey, citrus, fruity, floral, nutty, and earthy. I wasn’t sold on that method and I’m still not. However, after receiving three [...]

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Snickerdoodle Cupcakes: Cupcakes with a Surprise Inside

► Skip to the recipe Snickerdoodle cupcakes were on my to-bake list as soon as I found out that the snickerdoodle was Bride 2.0′s favorite cookie. I’m by no means the first person to make a snickerdoodle cupcake. Among many others: Culinary Concoctions by Peabody made snickerdoodle cupcakes (well, really muffins) that I’ve been told [...]

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Snickerdoodle Cookies

Simple Snickerdoodle Cookies Recipe

► Skip to the recipe Snickerdoodle cookies are the happiest of all cookies.  Try saying the word snickerdoodle ten times fast without smiling!  Such a happy cookie deserves a simple recipe, and this snickerdoodle cookie recipe fits the bill.  These snickerdoodle cookies take five minutes to prep, just ten minutes to bake, and they are [...]

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Snickerdoodles Are Not Related to Snickers: Why Did I Not Know This?

I can’t be the only one who thought that snickerdoodles were connected to Snickers bars. All of my life, I’ve been avoiding snickerdoodles because I thought that they were peanut butter cookies – darn that deceiving Snickers in the name! All of my life, I’ve been missing out! What is a Snickerdoodle? In case others [...]

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