Blog | Cupcake Project - Part 138

Orange Cupcakes: Cupcakes Grilled in an Orange

Orange Cupcakes on the Grill? Were They Any Good? Before you think my orange cupcakes grilled in an orange were just another kooky failed experiment, I want to say right up front that these were delicious. I made plain vanilla cupcakes but because they were grilled in the orange, they took on an orange flavor […]

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Buttercream Frosting Recipe – Orange Frosting

This buttercream frosting recipe for orange buttercream frosting is sweet and tangy. I love how the little orange bits look in the buttercream frosting swirl. Orange buttercream frosting would be a great way to fancy up a plain vanilla cupcake. I sort of did that on my next cupcake, but with a surprising twist – […]

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Microwave Cupcakes: About What You Would Expect

Microwave cupcakes were the obvious choice when browsing the site of my June Taste & Create partner, Tangerine’s Kitchen. Why not try microwave cupcakes? I have already made crockpot cupcakes and steamed cupcakes. Why Not Try Microwave Cupcakes? After making microwave cupcakes, I now have a good answer to the question, “Why not try microwave […]

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Honey Meringue Frosting Recipe: You’d Better Eat It Quickly

I decided on a honey frosting for upcoming cupcakes when I received honey in my CSA package last week. I had made a honey frosting before. The problem, however, is that I don’t like using both honey and powdered sugar in honey frosting recipes – way, way too sweet. Last time, I ended up using […]

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Final Vere Chocolate Winner

Friday’s Vere chocolate winner was Bldrnrpdx. Congrats! Please be sure to email me with your contact info. I hope everyone enjoyed Vere week as much as I did. Thanks again to Kathy for making it all happen! More cupcakes are coming soon!

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Raspberry Cupcakes with Lemon and Chocolate: A Vere Inspired Cupcake

Raspberry cupcakes with lemon and chocolate wrap up Vere week. Start back on Part I to read all of the Vere week posts. The details of the raspberry cupcakes are after the break. The Raspberry Cupcake Inspiration The raspberry cupcake was based off of Vere’s raspberry lemon organic dark chocolate bar. When Kathy first sent […]

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