Tag: cupcake

Cupcake Wars

Have you ever seen this show? Cupcake Wars is a great show on the Food Network Channel that features bakers who battle it out to win $10,000 to further their business. They have to compete to make the best cupcakes in a very restricted time frame. In the final round, two teams battle it out […]

Easter Carrot Cupcakes

I found this great recipe online because I am in charge of making the dessert for my grandma’s house on Easter. This recipe seems simple enough but has a great presentation and is very fun for easter. I’m going to be making it this weekend so you should try it too and let me know […]

Dinner with Australian winemaker from California. What a Cupcake.

My dinner with an Australian born winemaker now living in California. He’s quite the Cupcake. Tonight I had the pleasure of meeting Adam Richardson who is the winemaker at Cupcake Vineyards in Livermore, Calif. Dinner was at Pastiche Modern Eatery in Tucson and included Edie Jarolim, contributing food editor for Tucson Guide and Bonnie Lewis, […]

Creative Cupcakes!

Have you noticed how many cupcakeries have sprung up around the country or, even, in your own town? Cupcakes are everywhere and it’s easy to see why. Cupcakes are: Portable Cute and Perfectly Portioned Karen Tack & Alan Richardson, creative co-authors of Hello, Cupcake!, have come back for another batch of cute and surprisingly simple […]

Nibbles & Bites: Lessons From a Party

Learning never stops–it’s one of the few constants in life. I find that whether it’s something as simple as a new flavor combination or a more efficient way to complete a task, the kitchen offers plenty of opportunities the learn something new. Even if it’s what NOT to do! Last weekend I hosted a small […]

Superbowl Cupcakes

Image by psd via Flickr I love making cupcakes and baking. Although I love to cook, I can have more fun while baking with my friends and enjoying the time together. Besides my sandwiches, I am planning on making themed cupcakes with my friends for the Superbowl. I was not quite sure how I wanted […]

Icing on the Cake: Frosting for Fanatics

I don’t know about you but I much rather eat the icing or frosting than the cake. I am quite happy licking the icing off the cupcake rather than eating the cupcake. I am content eating the Oreo filling (frosting) and throwing the cookie away. Carrot cake can be dry but the cream cheese frosting […]