Blog | Cupcake Project - Part 140

Vere Chocolate: My Latest Cupcake Inspiration

No Vere Chocolate In March, I wrote about my free gift from I talked about how I knew they were going to send me chocolate, but I wondered which chocolate they would send. One of the chocolates I’d hoped they would send was an organic single-origin bar by Vere. That is not what they [...]

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Orange Ice Cream Cupcakes

A simple ice cream cupcake is just cake on the bottom, ice cream on the top, and some frosting. Use any cake recipe you like. Just fill your cupcake liners half as full as you normally would. You don’t want the cake to come to the top because you want to leave lots of room [...]

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How To Make Ice Cream Cupcakes

How to Make Ice Cream Cupcakes There many different ways to make ice cream cupcakes. Method 1:  Ice cream sandwiched in the middle of cupcake.  (See my maple cinnamon peach ice cream cupcakes.) Method 2:  Cake on the bottom, ice cream on top, frosting over that.  (See my orange ice cream cupcakes.) Method 3:  Basic [...]

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Ice Cream Cupcake Roundup: Enter Your Ice Cream Cupcakes During the Month of May

The weather is getting warm and it’s time for ice cream cupcakes! We see ice cream cakes all summer at birthday parties and picnics. However, when I told people that I was making ice cream cupcakes, many of them looked at me like I was crazy. “What’s that?” they asked. An ice cream cupcake is [...]

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Kentucky Derby Pie Cupcakes: Place Your Bets on Chocolate, Walnuts, and Bourbon

In 2004, I went to the Kentucky Derby for my birthday. There were no Kentucky Derby cupcakes there, just a lot of rain. It rained so hard that they had to shut down the betting systems due to flooding. Jonathan and I had to walk in puddles of floating cigarette butts, beer bottles, and other [...]

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Greek Bird’s Nest Cupcakes: The Birds and the Bees

My Greek bird’s nest cupcakes are all about honey. They are an extremely dense, honey soaked cake topped with a crunchy, honey soaked Greek bird’s nest cupcake topper. If you love honey and more specifically love Greek desserts like baklava, you’ll adore these cupcakes. The Greek bird’s nest cupcakes are not for you if you [...]

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