Guinness Chocolate Cupcakes with Bailey’s Buttercream


These Guinness chocolate cupcakes with Baileys buttercream frosting are a great way to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day or just about any other gathering with friends! Guinness chocolate cupcakes Ingredients: 1 cup Guinness beer (240mL) 1 cup unsalted butter (240g) 3/4 cup cocoa powder (75g) 2 cups all purpose flour (240g) 2 cups sugar (400g) 1 […]

Winter Spice Cupcakes with Beer and Wine Pairing


For the December issue of Cake Central Magazine, Marlo Scott, founder of Sweet Revenge restaurant and wine bar in New York City shared her recipe for Winter Spice Cupcakes along with her spirited pairings to complete the dessert experience. We highly recommend you swing by her place if you find yourself in NYC! The ruby-colored, spicy Sweet Smaak Chocolate Mocha Kiss […]

CakeLove’s Italian Meringue Buttercream


CakeLove owner Warren Brown walks you through the process of baking CakeLove’s standard buttercream cake, the Italian Meringue Buttercream. With egg whites, hot sugar syrup, and butter in hand, Warren shows you all the secrets to whipping up the perfect meringue. This video was originally shared by misscathcart in Cake Forums › Cake Decorating › Is SMBC or IMBC […]

Top 5 Fruit Flavored Frostings


Bored with the traditional vanilla flavored buttercream? Here are our top 5 fruit flavored frosting recipes you can use to fill or frost your favorite cake! Tasty and versatile, it’s great to have a sweet selection of flavors on hand for when you’re feeling creative or looking for a way to mix things up a […]

Classic Chocolate Frosting Recipe

Classic Chocolate Frosting

A delicious, go-to recipe for chocolate frosting is one of those things that every baker should have in their recipe arsenal, and this rich chocolate frosting recipe is second to none.  Definitely delicious with Classic Yellow Birthday Cake, this frosting can even be used on chocolate cupcakes for a double dose of chocolate! Classic Chocolate Frosting […]

Buttercream Icing – Winbeckler Recipe – Creamy Smooth


Marsha Winbeckler shows you the secret to making creamy, super smooth, buttercream icing in this video from YouTube. Her highly detailed video walks you through all of the steps required for making a beautiful frosting like a professional.     Learn from the Winbecklers! If you are interested in learning more about buttercream, check out the […]