Strawberry Basil Balsamic Cupcakes

Do you have a flavor combination that piques your curiosity, yet you’re not brave enough to make it? I certainly do. It’s the blending of strawberries and balsamic vinegar or strawberries and basil. Sure it’s acceptable in salads. However, in desserts? To be honest, I didn’t know anything about it until last year. I saw… Continue reading Strawberry Basil Balsamic Cupcakes

The Sugar Fix Finding: Cupcakes

With the change in bakery trends, some may argue that demand for cupcakes has declined. But thanks to cupcake lovers, the dessert has incredible staying power. Admittedly, some businesses have fallen. Still, chains like Sprinkles, Magnolia Bakery, and Gigi’s Cupcakes remain strong. Their secret – diversity. Each is more than just a cupcakery. Sugar Fix… Continue reading The Sugar Fix Finding: Cupcakes

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookie Cupcakes

My friends, I must confess. While it’s been a tasty month of pastries, cookies, baking, and ice cream, I’ve become laxed in my frosting fanaticism. So for my latest mission, I resolved to find a special cupcake to make up for lost time. Of course, such a cupcake wasn’t the sort of thing to leave to chance. Thus,… Continue reading White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookie Cupcakes