cookies n’ cream cupcakes...

Mar 27, 2011 by

i had a hankering for oreos.  and cupcakes.  enter these dandies.  they’re wonderfully moist and have oreos busting out of them at the seams. not that cupcake liners have seams, but you can catch my drift. 🙂 i was able to fill the cupcakes using the large cookie scoop that my mom picked up for me a few weeks ago.  i’m really loving this thing! slightly adapted from: annie eats yield: 12 cupcakes cupcakes: 6 oreos, halved, with cream filling attached 1 1/8 c flour 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 4 tbsp butter, at room temp 5/6 c sugar 2 large egg whites, at room temp 1 tsp vanilla extra 1/2 c milk 10 oreos, quartered frosting: 4 oz. neufchatel cheese, at room temp 3 tbsp butter, at room temp 1/2 tbsp...

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apple cinnamon roll cupcakes

Oct 14, 2010 by

being a good deer hunter’s widow, i want to make sure that my hubby gets a good breakfast when he goes out hunting for the day.  being like any sane person, i don’t want to get up at 3 a.m. to make my hubby breakfast.  so instead, i make breakfast for him “to go.”  while i’m all nice and cozy sleeping in bed, my hunter will be on the road munching on these delicious cupcakes and more than likely washing them down with red bull. adapted slightly from pauladeen.com 2 c milk 1 tbsp active dry yeast 1/3 c sugar 2 tsp salt 6 1/2 c all-purpose flour 2 eggs 1/4 c butter, room temperature 2 tbsp butter, melted to brush on tops of cupcakes before baking filling ingredients 1/2 c unsalted, butter, melted...

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