Blog | Cupcake Project - Part 4
Overmixed Cupcakes

What Happens When You Overmix Cake Batter

My cupcake recipes often contain the instruction “mix until just combined.”  Today, inspired by Craftsy’s free (to Cupcake Project readers) baking basics course, I want to talk about what that really means and what happens when you overmix cake batter. What Happens When You Overmix Cake Batter? Mixing batter until “just combined” means that you should stop [...]

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my bakers box giveaway

Win Three Months of Baking Supplies From My Bakers Box

My Bakers Box is a super fun way to collect seasonal baking supplies.  My Bakers Box was started with three girlfriends who have a passion for baking.  They realized it can be difficult to find unique baking supplies in local stores and wanted to make these types of supplies more accessible.  Subscribers receive a special [...]

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Potato Chip Cupcakes

Dark Chocolate Potato Chip Cupcakes

Have you ever dipped your potato chips in chocolate?  If you have, you’ll understand the allure of these dark chocolate potato chip cupcakes.  Dark chocolate and potato chips make some of the best “chocolate chips” you’ll ever have.  When combined as a cupcake, you end up with cupcakes that are sweet and salty with a [...]

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Cinnamon Toast Potato Chips

Homemade Cinnamon Toast Potato Chips

Do you lean more towards savory or sweet foods?  I’m guessing that if you read this blog, the answer is sweet.  So, say goodbye to overly salty and spicy potato chips and say hello to cinnamon toast potato chips!  These cinnamon toast potato chips taste like thin, crisp, crunchy pieces of cinnamon toast.  They are [...]

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KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway

KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway!!

  Seriously, people, who doesn’t want a new KitchenAid mixer? Even if you already have a KitchenAid mixer, having two is the best way to quickly bake for large parties.  Or, you could give your second one away as an over-the-top-best-friend-forever-worthy present. Kitchen Aid 4.5-Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer Silver What?  You don’t know all about [...]

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Mac 'n' Cheese Donuts

Mind-Blowing Mac ‘n’ Cheese Donuts

What looks exactly like a donut but tastes like deep fried mac ‘n’ cheese?  Mac ‘n’ cheese donuts, of course.  Make. Them. Now. How to Make Mac ‘n’ Cheese Donuts Annie's Homegrown Totally Natural Shells & Real Aged Cheddar Mac & Cheese, 6-Ounce Boxes (Pack of 12) Start with cooked mac ‘n’ cheese – straight [...]

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