Whittakers Hundreds and Thousands Cupcakes

Whittakers Hundreds and Thousands Cupcakes

These were one flavour of cupcakes I made for the SPCA Cupcake Day a couple of weeks back.  A fluffy vanilla cupcake with hundreds and thousands chocolate chunks, strawberry buttercream and topped with another piece of the Whittakers chocolate and sprinkles.  Judging by the photos my cupcakes were pretty popular so I will get the other recipes up soon!             ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————   Whittakers Hundreds and Thousands Cupcakes 115g softened butter 1 Cup sugar 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups flour 1 1/2…

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Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Here is my cookie dough cupcakes recipe I promised you last week! Just a few points about what I do: You may notice my various cupcake recipes are very similar.  I don’t think I need to mess with a good recipe, so I stick with a recipe I know will work then tweak as needed.  This same recipe can be vanilla, brown sugar (caramel), with further adjustments it can become chocolate.  It also makes it easy to remember! The cookie dough filling can either go in after baking , or…

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Chocolate Caramel Cupcakes with Brown Butter Icing and Filigree Hearts

Chocolate Caramel Cupcakes with Brown Butter Icing and Filigree Hearts

Valentine’s Day is just a few days away, so I wanted to make some cupcakes that were ‘lovey’ but a bit more manly, because let’s face it, how many of our husbands and partners bake cupcakes for US!? So with that in mind, I came up with these.  My husband is a caramel lover so I’ve filled them with caramel sauce, and after making brown butter cookies recently I definitely wanted to give brown butter buttercream a go!   Ingredients: For the Cupcakes 115g Butter 1 1/2 C Sugar 2…

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Cookies and Cream Cupcakes

Cookies and Cream Cupcakes

  The other day, I decided Cookies and Cream cupcakes were to be my next thing to bake.  It just so happened that I’m going away tomorrow to visit with a couple of people, and one of them just happened to have had her birthday not long ago.  I was a bit (a lot) slack and didn’t send a present, so offered to make birthday cupcakes!   Cookies and Cream Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Icing For the cupcakes: 16 Oreos halved (with cream filling attached to one) 115g softened butter…

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