Archive of ‘Cupcakes’ category

Part 3 – Chocolate mud cupcakes with chocolate buttercream frosting

Chocolate mud cupcake

This is the last of the three part cupcake series. And I have saved the best for last – amazingly dense and rich chocolate mud cake, and the best chocolate buttercream frosting I’ve ever used for piping.

part 3 - chocolate mud cupcakes with chocoalte buttercream frosting
There are some important things we need to cover here, so I’m going to be all business today. (more…)

Part 2 – Butter cupcakes with red cream cheese frosting

Cupcakes part 2 - butter cupcakes with red cream cheese frosting

Here is part two of the Clever Muffin cupcake adventures. Butter cupcakes (otherwise known as vanilla) with red cream cheese frosting!

I made these in normal cupcake size as in the pic above with all three cupcakes cupcakes, and some mini ones as below.

Butter cupcakes with red cream cheese frosting

If you missed part 1, it was red velvet cupcakes with cream cheese frosting. That post has alotta handy hints on piping swirls and managing frosting. (more…)

Part 1 – Red velvet cupcakes with cream cheese frosting

a red velvet cupcake with cream cheese frosting

This is a three part post with three various types of cupcakes. Meet today’s star – Miss Red Velvet with Cream Cheese Frosting.

Part 1 - red velvet cupcakes with cream cheese frosting
Why so many cupcakes? And believe me there were A LOT of cupcakes (hence the two week absence from blogging).

It’s because I’ve turned the big three-oh. (more…)