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Moar Cupcakes

  Chocolatey cupcakes of goodness   These are the Divine Chocolate Cupcakes with Best Buttercream Frosting from Baked in Maine. They’re a lot less sweet than the M&M cupcakes. Which means you can eat more. (Also I’m getting the hang of doing the icing, hoorah) The cupcakes * 2 cups flour (sub. 1 cup whole wheat flour) * 2 cups sugar * 4 heaped Tbsp cocoa * 226gm butter * 1 cup boiling water * ½ cup buttermilk (I make my own by adding lemon juice to milk) * 2 eggs * 1 tsp baking soda * 1 tsp vanilla … Continue reading Moar Cupcakes

Because everyone needs more cupcakes

These are M&M cupcakes – based on the recipe from Starry Moon Cupcakes.     I’m getting the hang of this cupcake thing – this mixture turned out a little stiff, and I ended up with small cupcakes and a LOT of icing. Still tasty. VERY sweet. M&M cupcakes 2 cups of flour 1/3 cup sugar 1/3 brown sugar 2 tsp baking powder 1/2 cup melted butter (about 90g) 2/3 cup milk 2 free range eggs slightly beaten 1 teaspoon of vanilla baking M&Ms (I added a slightly random amount) Sift all dry ingredients into a bowl, stir to combine. … Continue reading Because everyone needs more cupcakes