Blog | Cupcake Project - Part 143

Naan Recipe: If You Can Make Pancakes, You Can Make Naan

Naan is one of my favorite components of an Indian meal. Sometimes when I go to an Indian buffet, I’ll hit the buffet one last time for naan only so that it is the last flavor in my mouth when I walk out the door. What is Naan? Naan is an Indian bread that is […]

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Olive Oil Cupcakes with Lemon, Thyme, and a Balsamic Vinegar Whipped Cream: Weird Thyming

Olive oil cupcakes with balsamic vinegar whipped cream don’t taste like salad dressing. If you love olive oil and balsamic vinegar, don’t be afraid to try them in something sweet. You won’t regret it! My olive oil cupcakes were made with lemon and thyme. They were dense and crumbly, yet plenty moist and tasted like […]

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Baby Shower Cupcakes: Banana Chocolate Cupcakes with Macadamia Nut Butter Frosting

What Makes My Cupcakes Baby Shower Cupcakes? The baby shower cupcakes used an ingredient that is often found in baby food – bananas. The baby shower cupcakes are mini cupcakes – baby-sized. The baby shower cupcakes are topped with baby talk candy by Wilton (conversation hearts with baby shower themed words on them). The Baby […]

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Magic Bullet vs Ordinary Blender: How to Make Nut Butter

Do You Need a Magic Bullet To Make Nut Butters? I wanted to make some macadamia nut butter for my Vere inspired banana, chocolate, and macadamia nut baby shower cupcakes. Several people told me that the best way to do it was to use a Magic Bullet. Luckily, Groom 2.0 owned a Magic Bullet, so […]

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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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