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Salted Bourbon Butterscotch Cupcakes

Salted Bourbon Butterscotch Cupcakes

If you are a fan of butterscotch, then you will LOVE these cupcakes from Cake Merchant.  Why?  Because there is butterscotch filling inside the butterscotch flavored cake AND butterscotch flavor in the Swiss meringue buttercream frosting.  Oh, […]

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Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

There are so many chocolate cupcake recipes to choose from but I really liked this one from Erren’s Kitchen because of the chocolate cream cheese frosting.  The cream cheese adds creaminess while toning down the sweetness in the […]

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Maple Pear Cupcakes

Maple Pear Cupcakes

It’s not easy to find dessert recipes using fresh pears. I make a mean pear cobbler and everyone seems surprised that pears taste so fabulously good with cinnamon and “cobbler dough”.  I think I like it better […]

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Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes (gluten free)

Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes (Gluten Free)

Some days you just need to have a gooey cinnamon roll with some sugary glaze.  Some days.  And now the gluten free folks can enjoy some of that same gooey goodness in a gluten free version of […]

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Oreo Cinnamon Rolls

Oreo Cinnamon Rolls

Want something decadent?  Have some time to spare?  These cinnamon roll cupcakes are definitely not for someone in a hurry but you will be rewarded with the scent of homemade cinnamon rolls in the oven and the […]

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Nutella Vanilla Cheesecake Cups

Nutella Vanilla Cheesecake Cups

Raking in the Savings had me at Nutella and cheesecake so the Oreo cookie crust and chocolate chips just added and extra bit of YUM.    I don’t think there is really anything else to say.  If you […]

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Peachy Bourbon Crumble Cupcakes

Peachy Bourbon Crumble Cupcakes

It’s peach season and I do love fresh peaches!  In fact, I ate a peach this morning and if I had some bourbon, I would have made these cupcakes from Buttercream Blondie.   The cake portion is […]

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Cheese Vegetable Egg Muffins

Cheese Vegetable and Egg Muffins (Gluten Free)

Every now and again, I go on a low carbohydrate diet (yeah, I know…tough to do when you love cupcakes!) and it’s always hard to find easy but delicious ways to eat protein without carbohydrates.  These appetizer […]

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Kit Kat Cupcakes with Caramel Buttercream

Kit Kat Cupcakes with Caramel Buttercream

Ah….another candy bar inspired cupcake!  Chocolate Moosey came up with this recipe for a chocolate cupcake stuffed with a piece of a Kit Kat bar (surprise!).  You might want to warn people that there will be a crunch […]

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Mini Cinnamon Coffee Cheesecakes

Mini Cinnamon Coffee Cheesecakes

There are two almost universal truths about summer:  the first is that it is hot and the second is that it is more or less swimsuit season so at least some of us are pretending to diet. […]

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Jam Filled Banana Cupcakes

Jam Filled Banana Cupcakes

What’s for breakfast?  How about a bit of jam.  And a banana cupcake. And peanut butter frosting.  Sound good?  We thought so, too!  Evil Shenanigans figured out a way to combine all three scrumptious breakfast foods into one […]

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Whipped Chocolate Ganache Cupcakes

Whipped Chocolate Ganache Cupcakes

So we have Something Swanky to thank – and you will! – for these easy and oh so very chocolatey cupcakes.  The ganache recipe is used to fill AND frost the cupcakes (after whipping).  No more five bowls […]

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