Blog | Cupcake Project - Part 133

Patric Chocolate: A Chocolate Tasting Experience

Patric Chocolate is one of only 5 or 6 companies in the United States that makes chocolate from bean to bar. Bean to bar means that the one company, in this case one person, is responsible for every step of the chocolate making process. Last night, I had the privilege of attending a Slow Food [...]

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Chocolate Doughnut Cupcakes: Yeast is a Beast

As this is a cupcake blog, doughnut cupcakes were my only choice if I wanted to participate in the Time to Make Doughnuts event by Peabody and Tartlette. I definitely wanted to play, so the chocolate doughnut cupcake was born. Doughnut Cupcakes are Harder Than Cupcake Cupcakes It typically takes me about two hours to [...]

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Mimosa Cupcakes: The Best Sunday Brunch Cupcakes

Mimosa cupcake update, 7/10/2010: This post is about mimosa cupcakes that I made in 2008.  They were delicious, but very dense.  Recently, I’ve been using a lighter orange cupcake for my mimosa cupcakes which has been a huge hit (I still use the frosting from this post and I don’t use any syrup at all).  [...]

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An Experiment in Crockpot Cupcakes

When I posted about how to make cupcakes in a steamer, Michelle from Michelle and Corey’s Recipe Book commented and asked if cupcakes could be made in a crockpot. I decided this was worth a crockpot cupcake experiment! Crockpot Inspiration For inspiration, I checked out A Year of Crockpotting. This blog is run by yet [...]

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Steamed Salted Caramel Cupcakes, or Salted Apam Gula Hangus, or Werther’s Original Cupcakes: How to Make Cupcakes in a Steamer

Q: What do you do if your oven is broken and you need to make cupcakes? A: Steam cupcakes, of course. My oven was not broken, however I decided that it would be fun to try to make cupcakes in the steamer. For those who might be interested in trying alternative ways of making cupcakes, [...]

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Beer Cheese Cupcakes with Bacon Cheddar Cream Cheese Frosting: The Ultimate Super Bowl Cupcake

Beer and cheese dip show up at every Super Bowl party. Beer cheese Super Bowl cupcakes are sure to be a new and unique (to say the least) addition to the same old thing. Oh, and let’s not forget that these Super Bowl cupcakes are topped with bacon and cheddar cream cheese frosting. Can you [...]

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