Croquembouche Cupcakes

Croquembouche Cupcake

Croquembouche Cupcakes ~ Cream filled profiteroles mounted into the shape of a pyramid, known as Piece Montée, which literally means “mounted piece” or more widely known as a Croquembouche.   This was my first challenge for the Daring Bakers and my first time ...

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Creme Brulee Cupcakes

Creme Brulee Cupcakes

Crème Brulee Cupcakes ~ Crème brulee nested inside a chocolate cupcake- Wow. Forget death by chocolate, how about death by cupcake. This is a killer combination. These babies were set to debut this week on the blog (as it is now) and at my girlfriend’s now cancelled ...

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Chocolate Cayenne Wafer Cookies

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Chocolate Cayenne Wafer Cookies~ Don't be fooled by the picture. These thin, chocolaty crisp wafers are spiced with some cayenne pepper that will have your taste buds dancing to a sweet and spicy tune. I'm sure you've noticed by now I love chocolate. In fact, I'm ...

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Chocolate Lemon Pear Cake

Chocolate Lemon Pear Cake

Chocolate Lemon Pear Cake~ What makes up five layers of cake love? Let me tell you: 3 layers of chocolate cake, a layer of lemon curd, a layer of pears and some chocolate ganache in between and all around and you have enough cake love to last a few days. That is ...

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Triple Citrus Bars

Triple Citrus Bar

Triple Citrus Bars ~ Lime, lemon and orange all your favorite citrus baked into one blissful bite.   I love a good tart and tangy lemon bar, but I have a few friends who don’t like them because of their extreme nature in tartness. Well Folks, you’ll be ...

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Mother’s Day Tea Cakes

Mother's Day Tea Cakes

Mother’s Day Tea Cakes ~ Pretty tea cakes to impress the moms in your life. Let me start by saying, I have the skills of a dancing elephant when it comes to piping. So what is baker like me suppose to do? Uh, cheat and use forms to create the rose and use ...

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