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Lemon Curd Cupcake Recipe

Lemon Curd Cupcakes<p><i>Lemon Curd Cupcakes-lemon cupcakes topped with buttercream frosting and filled with lemon curd. Lemon lovers will go crazy for</i> …

Japanese Cotton-Soft Cheesecake Recipe

Love the flavor of cheesecake, but find it too rich? Then this lighter Japanese version is for you. Airy meringue is folded into a not-so-sweet cheesecake batter to create a texture that's creamy and ethereally light. A good shot of lemon juice and the addition of sour cream give it some …

Master Blind-Baked Pie Crust With These 6 Simple Tips

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>If you've never blind-baked a crust, the term itself is a little confusing, but it's just another way of describing a prebaked crust. It's a technique that's primarily reserved for meringue and custard pies that don't bake long or hot enough to develop a crisp and …

Baking

London's Hippest Baker Shares Her Tips for Making Better Baked Goods at Home

Claire Ptak of London's Violet Bakery gives us a crash-course in just-sweet-enough desserts that won't leave you sugar crashing.<p><b>Claire Ptak</b> may bake for a living, but she's anything but a sugar fanatic. In fact, the California native and owner of London's very popular Violet Bakery makes it a point …

Dessert

The Best Chocolate Cake Recipes You'll Ever Make

It's always a good time for chocolate cake. You don't need to wait for a holiday or birthday to have an excuse to bake one up. Chocolate cake has the ability to make so many people happy -- the cake lover, the chocoholic, the sweet tooth -- that it will never lead you astray. Choosing to bake …

Dessert

Homemade Cinnamon Sugar Soft Pretzel Bites with Salted Caramel Dipping Sauce | Kevin & Amanda | Food & Travel Blog

Appetizers, Dessert, Snacks by Amanda on March 8, 2013 81 Comments »<p>Oh my gosh you guys. I cannot even begin to tell you how IN LOVE I am with these …

Homemade Marshmallow Fluff

Remember Fluffernutter sandwiches? Did you put a big spoonful of marshmallow fluff in your hot cocoa?<p>Made To Be A Momma has a homemade recipe for you …

35 Of The Best Dessert Recipes Of All Time

When it comes to dessert, the HuffPost Taste editors have got you covered. Between chocolate brownies, homemade ice cream, chocolate chip cookies, layer cakes and fruit pies, we got dessert on our minds all day long. (And this is not an overstatement.) You could even say that we’re somewhat of …

Dessert

50 Cupcake Recipes, Because Sometimes More Is More

We'll always have a soft spot for cupcakes; they're cute, individually-portioned — because really, no one likes sharing — festive, and infinitely adaptable. Sure, you could hit up Sprinkles to get your fix, but why not bake your own? We've rounded up 50 stellar recipes ranging from the classics …

10 Perfectly Sweet Cupcake Recipes (Because Cupcakes Are Still Awesome)

Having reached its fever pitch around 2011, the craze for shops selling softball-sized, gourmet-flavored, elaborately decorated cupcakes on seemingly every block in every major American city is definitely...well, definitely not a craze anymore. And as someone who tends toward savory foods, I was …

Dessert

Auntie Anne's Copycat Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel Bites (Nuggets) with Cream Cheese Dipping Sauce

For the pretzel bites:<p>In the bowl of an electric stand mixer, combine 1 cup warm water, yeast and 1/2 tsp granulated sugar, whisk to dissolve and …

Homemade Vanilla Cupcakes

When my daughter Lucia asked for vanilla cupcakes for her birthday, I had to figure out how to make them myself. Luckily, they turned out great. Actually, everyone was kind of shocked at just how good they turned out to be, especially because I cut the sugar in half!<p>I made these in mini cupcake …

Dessert

8 'Piece of Cake' Cakes

These cakes may look complicated, but they're surprisingly easy to make.<p><b>1. Tres Leches Cake with Dulce de Leche Glaze</b><p>Popular in Latin America, <i>Tres Leches Cake</i> is a light and fluffy cake soaked with a mixture of three milks: sweetened condensed milk, evaporated milk and heavy cream. In this version, …

Dessert

How to Make Pita Bread

Make the dough following our pita bread recipe. Punch down dough and form into a ball, then turn out onto lightly floured surface.

Life-inspired recipes sure to get the point across

Some recipes are so good that you want to keep them a secret. Maybe you or someone you know makes the absolute best desserts. There’s never any …

Dessert

Chewy Fudgy Brownies

When I want to make Dustin happy, I make brownies. Or chocolate chip cookies. Cake is passable as long as it has buttercream frosting. Anything else …

Dessert

Handmade Trendy Jewelry

The jewelry business is a very, very tough business - tougher than the computer business. You truly have to understand how to take care of your …

Making Jewelry

Fine Silver Pearl Amethyst Sterling Bracelet

Gems & Jewels - Bracelets

27 Borderline Genius Ways To Eat Oreos

Think outside of the 36-count box.

Chocolate Cupcakes with Whipped Ganache Frosting

Whip the ganache as little or as long as you like, depending on how you prefer the consistency.

Chocolate Mousse Cake

Looking for a romantic dessert to share? Want to impress your loved one with your own creation? Then this is the dessert for you! Super chocolaty* …

Dessert

Vanilla Dessert Recipes That Are Better Than Chocolate

When most people think of decadent desserts, they think chocolate. But what about those loved one who prefer the other classic flavor, vanilla? There …

Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

You probably have all the ingredients for these delicious peanut butter cookies on hand -- especially if you're a peanut butter fan! For extra peanut butter flavor, sprinkle cookies with salted peanuts before popping them in the oven. Substitute smooth peanut butter for chunky to get a different …

Healthy Oatmeal Cookies

Pull a fast one on the kids: In just 10 minutes, whip up the dough for these sweet, crunchy treats made with whole-wheat flour. Many recipes for baked goods can be tweaked to use equal parts whole-wheat and all-purpose flours, without losing flavor or texture.

Gluten-Free Oatmeal Cookies

Chock-full of chocolate and raisins, these oatmeal cookies won't disappoint. And by using oats in place of wheat flour, everyone can get in on the fun.