Blog | Cupcake Project - Part 5
Rocky Road Cupcakes

Rocky Road Cupcakes

Start with a milk chocolate brownie cupcake, add more chocolate (in the form of mini chocolate chips), mini marshmallows, and chopped almonds and you have a rocky road cupcake.   To make the rocky road cupcake unforgettable, add a chocolate meringue frosting toasted with a culinary torch (or your broiler)! Rocky Road Ice Cream As [...]

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Beer Cheese Cookies

Beer Cheese Super Bowl Cookies

These beer cheese Super Bowl cookies are a cross between beer bread, oatmeal cookies, and cheddar biscuits with the addition of chunks of apple.  The flavor of these Super Bowl cookies will vary depending on your choice of beer (I used a Schlafly Oatmeal Stout), the sharpness of the cheddar cheese you use (I used [...]

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Homemade Doritos

You Can Make Homemade Doritos

Yes, you can make homemade Doritos!  Homemade Doritos don’t taste exactly like store-bought Doritos, but they are close enough that you’ll be shocked that you made the Doritos yourself using simple ingredients.  As I write this post, my grandmother is in the other room asking me the question that I’m sure is on many of [...]

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Stormy Black Sesame Cupcakes with Sunshine Inside - POW

Black Sesame Cupcakes with Lemon Curd from Sprinkle Bakes – Pin of the Week

This week’s Pin of the Week chosen by Pinterest Explorer Karen Scully is black sesame cupcakes with lemon curd from Sprinkle Bakes.  Julie says of these cupcakes, “These are my absolute favorite. I have made them a few times. The contrast between cake and filling is dramatic – and, they taste so good!”  Although I haven’t tried [...]

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Nacho Cheese Powder

Homemade Nacho Cheese Powder

Have you ever wanted to add Doritos-like flavoring to another food?  Maybe on your popcorn?  Maybe over pretzels?  Perhaps on tacos or sloppy joes?  Now you can! This seasoning blend doesn’t taste exactly like Doritos, but it’s close enough to comfortably pass. How to Make Nacho Cheese Powder To make nacho cheese powder, you’ll first [...]

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Cheddar Crackers

One Ingredient Cheddar Cheese Crackers

After experiencing cheddar cheese crackers made with just one ingredient, I wondered why we mess around with flour or butter or anything else in cheese cracker recipes.  These cheddar cheese crackers taste just like crunchy cheese.  They are super crisp and couldn’t be any easier to make.  Plus, they are gluten-free! How to Make One [...]

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