Tag Archives: chocolate frosting

Chocolate Banana Cupcakes

14 Mar

Chocolate and bananas are the perfect necessities to any dessert.

Try it, before you knock it. And if its your first time trying the two together than these Chocolate Banana Cupcakes will be the perfect treat. Four ripped bananas, dark chocolate and hazel nuts put these cupcakes over the delicious meter.

Check out the ingredients and the recipe via the Gribbl below. Continue reading

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes

15 Feb

If you love chocolate and cookie dough than we have the perfect treat for you.

These Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough cupcakes are not just for the ones who loves to eat raw cookie dough but for the entire family who loves desserts. They’re delicious!

Check out the ingredients and the directions below to make 24 cupcakes. Continue reading

Chocolate Stuffed Red Velvet Cupcakes

6 Feb

If you love red velvet cake than you have to try these cupcakes.

These Chocolate Stuffed Red Velvet Cupcakes has a treat inside. There is a little ball of rich chocolate ganache in the center. More of the ganache is used for glazing the top of each cupcake which is just a hint of what’s to come.

Check out the ingredients and the directions via Bashful Bao below. Continue reading

Root Beer Float Cupcakes

5 Jan

Tall glasses overflowing with root beer and vanilla ice cream topped with whipped cream and cherries were a staple in our households growing up. Everyone loved Root Beer soda and if you did to, then we have the perfect treat for you. The folks over Half Baked.com recreated the drink into a cupcake.
Check out the ingredients and directions via Half Baked below. Continue reading

Cookie Monster Cupcakes

3 Jan

Everyone loves a furry blue monster.

The Cookie Monster is a muppet on the children’s television show Sesame Street. He is best known for eating cookies and yelling, “Me want cookie!,” “Me eat cookie!” and “Om nom nom nom.”

The Cookie Monster may love cookies, but he eats everything. We wonder will we see more cupcakes in his future? The Cookie Monster cupcake is quite tasty and everyone should try at least once. Lucky for you, we’ve got directions on how to make them. Check it out below.

Ingredients:

Cupcakes Frosting Food coloring or icing color; Star tip and pastry bag; Cookies such as Mini Chips Ahoy or regular Chips Ahoy cut in half Brown; M&M’s White disc candy such as white chocolate melts (use the flat side)

Directions via Everyday Eating and Birds on a Cake:

First, cut a slit into the cupcake.

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2.  Insert cookie and start icing with a small star tip. Pipe frosting fur all over the cupcake.

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3.  Attach the brown M&M (pupils) to the white disks by either “gluing” together with a dab of frosting.

4. Melt a few candy melts. Put a dab on the back of a chocolate chip, and stick it
on the flat side of a candy melt. Put a dollop of frosting on the backs of 2
candy melts, and give Cookie Monster some eyes.

5.  Stick the eyes down into the cupcake.

Photos via Everyday Eating and Birds on a Cake

Juicy Lucy Burger Cupcakes

2 Jan

The Juicy Lucy Burger cupcakes takes eating a burger to the next level.

It’s not really a burger with a beef patty but it appears that way to the naked eye. The cupcakes are actually a faux ‘bun’ with sesame seeds featuring various icings and colored coconut for visual tomfoolery in the middle. The fillings is what gives these cakes that umph that it needs.

juicy lucy burger recipe

Check out the step by step instruction by Rock UR Party website below.

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Bake a simple vanilla cupake and then slice each one in half.

burger cupcake cut buns

Add a circle of chocolate frosting on each “bottom bun.”

burger patties for cupcake

Add colored coconut “lettuce.”

burger cupcake coconut lettuce

Add red and yellow frosting to simulate ketchup and mustard.

ketchup and mustard

Place (don’t press) a “top bun” on each frosted bottom half. Refrigerate the cupcakes until 20 minutes to serving time. (Keeping the cupcakes cold will help the frosting maintain its shape).

mini juicy lucy cupcake

Photos via Rock UR Party