Blog | Cupcake Project - Part 153

Vegan and Gluten-Free Cupcake Recipes

Vegan and Gluten-Free Cupcake RecipesI have quite a few vegan and gluten-free cupcake recipes.  They are all labeled as such in my recipe index.  In some cases, you’ll find that I used vegan cake recipes and non-vegan frosting recipes.  You can typically convert the frosting to a vegan recipe by using shortening instead of butter [...]

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Freezing Cupcakes

Freezing Cupcakes While I don’t freeze cupcakes often (I don’t have a big freezer), I’ve had great success when I’ve done so.  The cupcakes aren’t quite as good as they were fresh, but they are pretty close.  If you are freezing cupcakes with whipped cream frosting, do not frost them until after removing from the [...]

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How to Put Filling Into Cupcakes

How to Put Filling Into Cupcakes Cupcakes with filling are always crowd-pleasers.  I’ve used three different methods to fill cupcakes: Use a small paring knife to cut a cone out of the center of the cupcake.  Fill with your favorite cupcake filling, replace the piece you removed, and frost. Fill a piping bag with your [...]

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How to Fill Cupcake Liners

How to Fill Cupcake Liners I use the ice cream scoop method to fill cupcake liners.  See my post on scoops to learn which sizes to use for mini, regular, and jumbo cupcakes. Other way to fill cupcake liners include: Using two spoons – one to pick up the batter from the bowl and one [...]

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How To Bake 300 Cupcakes

How To Bake 300 Cupcakes Since I have baked cupcakes for several weddings, I am often asked for advice on how to bake large quanitites of cupcakes from a home kitchen.  While there are many ways to do it, here’s my method: 4 days before the event, I shop.  I plan for 1.5 cupcakes per [...]

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How to Convert Standard Cupcakes to Mini Cupcakes

How to Convert Standard Cupcakes to Mini Cupcakes When cupcakes aren’t the only dessert being served, it is a good idea to bring mini cupcakes rather than standard-sized cupcakes.  People want to be able to try a little of everything, and a mini cupcake is much less imposing.  To convert standard cupcakes to mini cupcakes: [...]

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