Blog | Cupcake Project - Part 140

Lamb and Apricot Stew: How to Come Up with Cupcake Ideas

  How to Come Up With Cupcake Ideas Sometimes people ask how I come up with the ideas for my cupcakes. Absolutely any flavor you enjoy can become a cupcake. One of the reasons I like participating in Taste & Create is that it forces me to choose a dish to make from a particular [...]

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Guava Chiffon Baby Shower Cupcakes: Great Only if You Like Guava

This weekend I was tasked with making tropical themed baby shower cupcakes. I could have made my margarita cupcakes, but I don’t repeat flavors and the baby shower cupcakes were no exception. Back in February, I got an email from reader Joe asking if I had a recipe for guava cupcakes. I am a big [...]

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Chiffon Cake vs Angel Food Cake

My next cupcake is going to be a chiffon cupcake. In preparation, I thought I would clarify two important questions – “What is chiffon cake?” and “How are chiffon cakes different from angel food cakes?” To find the answers to both of my questions, I turned to the ever useful site, Joy of Baking. What [...]

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Cupcake Project Gets a New Grade

Blogging is about words. However, numbers definitely do come into play: Number of hits Number of page visits Google PageRank Technorati authority Number of comments on a post I just received an email from about a new number. Cupcake Project has been rated a 9.0 out of 10 on Their score is based [...]

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Kosher for Passover Chocolate Cupcakes: Flourless Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

Moses raised his staff and parted the Red Sea. The Kosher for Passover chocolate cupcakes began their journey to the promised land. Since they didn’t have time to wait for bread to rise, the only food they brought along was – themselves. If you’re only going to have one dessert at your Passover table, don’t [...]

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Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

My Favorite Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe: The Cocoa Powder Makes a Difference

I don’t like to play favorites with my recipes. I enjoy almost all of the cakes and frostings that I make. However, I will openly admit that my favorite frosting is chocolate cream cheese frosting. The chocolate cream cheese frosting recipe is at the bottom of this post, but first I want to talk about [...]

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