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Chestnut & Chocolate Orange dressing

Posted by JFcakes Sweet Chestnuts are to be found all over the place at this time of year, so what better excuse than to make use of them. Take your kids out collecting, and then have some fun making something tasty. There are two parts to this recipe. Making the Chestnut paste. If you make enough of it you can use half a freeze the rest for use in many different recipes ... even your stuffing at Christmas time. Then there is the dressing recipe. The resulting dressing is almost like a buttercream. With a small amount of nuttiness. Please enjoy, feedback most... read more

Lemon/Lime Virgin Cocktail Cake

Posted by yummyfun3040 I am always trying to think up fun recipes to write. One of my favorite fruit flavors is lime and I thought I would put together a fun "drink" cake recipe with this flavor. I have never heard of a "Drink" cake before. This is how Lemon/Lime Virgin Cocktail came about. You can also make cupcakes, but be sure the cupcakes only stay in for 20 to 22 minutes or they will be too dry. I hope you enjoy this recipe as much as I have. Enjoy! (The assembling of cake is down below all of the recipes.) Ingredients 3 cups sifted cake flour 2 1/2 tsp.... read more

Camp-Out S'mores Cupcakes

Posted by yummyfun3040 I was trying to write a recipe that would be fun for winter. This Recipe is what I came up with. It brings back great memories of when I was a kid having s'mores by the campfire. Enjoy! Ingredients Chocolate cake ingredients: ¼ cup instant chocolate pudding ¼ cup milk cocoa powder ½ cup boiling water 2/3 cup shortening 1 ¾ cups sugar 1 tsp. Vanilla 2 eggs 2 ¼ cups unsifted cake flour 1 ½ tsp. Baking soda ½ tsp. Salt 1 1/3 cups evaporated milk Instuctions: Pre-heat oven to 350*. Place paper cups in cupcake pans. (no need to... read more

Hot Apple Cider Cupcakes

Posted by yummyfun3040 I love Hot Apple Cider. I thought it would be neat to make a cupcake that taste like it. Enjoy! Ingredients Apple/Vanilla cake Ingredients: 9 eggs ¼ pound butter 3 cups granulated sugar 1 ½ tsp. Pure clear vanilla extract 3 cups cake flour 1 ½ tsp. Baking powder ¾ tsp. Baking soda ½ tsp. Salt cooked apple mixture(recipe below) 1 ½ cups buttermilk or Whole milk Instructions: Pre-heat oven to 350*. Place paper cups in cupcake pan. Carefully seperate eggs, making sure not to get any yolk in the whites. Place the whites... read more

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