Red Velvet Cream Cheese Muffins

Red Velvet Cream Cheese Muffins

Red Velvet Cream Cheese Muffins

Ingredients:

Crumb Topping
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/4 cup all-purpose flour
2 tablespoons unsalted butter, diced into cubes

Cream Cheese Mixture
4 ounces brick-style cream cheese, softened (lite is okay)
1/4 cup granulated sugar
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

Muffins
1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 cup granulated sugar
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt, or to taste
1 large egg
1/2 cup canola or vegetable oil
1/3 cup buttermilk
2 tablespoons natural unsweetened cocoa powder
2 teaspoons red liquid food coloring (I used McCormick)

See full instructions : www.averiecooks.com

COKE FLOAT PUSH-UP POPS

COKE FLOAT PUSH-UP POPS

COKE FLOAT PUSH-UP POPS

INGREDIENTS

2 cups Coca-cola (do not use diet!)
1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into 1-inch pieces
1 1/4 cups granulated sugar
1/2 cup firmly-packed dark brown sugar
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 1/4 teaspoons baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
2 large eggs
homemade whipped cream
maraschino cherries (with stems)

See full instructions : www.gimmesomeoven.com

MINI FLOURLESS CHOCOLATE CAKES

MINI FLOURLESS CHOCOLATE CAKES

MINI FLOURLESS CHOCOLATE CAKES

INGREDIENTS:

4 large eggs, cold
8 oz. chocolate (semisweet or bittersweet), coarsely chopped
1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, cut into 16 pieces
3 cups whipped cream
sprinkles for topping (optional)

See full insturctions : www.gimmesomeoven.com

TACO POPCORN

TACO POPCORN

TACO POPCORN

INGREDIENTS:

1 Tbsp. coconut oil
1/2 cup popcorn kernels
2 Tbsp. taco seasoning (homemade http://www.gimmesomeoven.com/homemade-taco-seasoning-recipe-taco-seasoning-mix/ or store-bought)
1 tsp. salt (more/less to taste)
(*optional: melted butter for drizzling or nutritional yeast)

See full instructions : www.gimmesomeoven.com

TOFFEE CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

TOFFEE CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

TOFFEE CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

INGREDIENTS:

3/4 cup (1.5 sticks) unsalted butter, softened
3/4 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1 egg
2 tsp. vanilla extract
2 cups all-purpose flour
2 tsp. cornstarch
1 tsp. baking soda
½ tsp. salt
1 cup semisweet or dark chocolate chips
1 cup toffee chips

See full instructions : www.gimmesomeoven.com

Easter Orange Bunny Rolls

Easter Orange Bunny Rolls

Easter Orange Bunny Rolls

Ingredients

    • 4 cups all-purpose flour
    • 1 package active dry yeast
    • 3/4 tsp ground cardamom or allspice
    • 1 1/4 cups milk
    • 1/2 cup butter, margarine, or shortening
    • 1/3 cup sugar
    • 1/2 tsp salt
    • 2 eggs
    • 2 tblsp finely shredded orange peel or 1 tblsp finely shredded lime peel
    • 1/4 cup orange juice or 2 tblsp lime juice and 2 tblsp water
1 Orange or Lime Icing
  • 1 1/2 cups sifted powder sugar
  • Orange:
  • 1 tsp finely shredded orange peel
  • 2 – 3 tblsp orange juice
  • Lime:
  • 1 tsp finely shredded lime peel
  • 2 – 3 tblsp milk

Full directions on: budgetgourmetmom

Churro Cupcakes

Churro Cupcakes

 

Churro Cupcakes

Ingredients

For Cupcakes:
    • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
    • 1 1/2 cups cake flour
    • 1 tablespoon baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon
    • 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 1 3/4 cups sugar, plus 2 tablespoons for dusting
    • 4 large eggs, room temperature
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • 1 1/4 cups milk
For Cinnamon Sugar Crunchy Topping:
    • Ingredients
    • 4 tablespoons butter, melted
    • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
    • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
For Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting:
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened
  • 1 (8 ounce) cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 5 cups confectioners’ sugar
  • 1 tablespoon milk (if desired)

See full recipe on: ladybehindthecurtain

Carrot Cake Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting

Carrot Cake Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting

Carrot Cake Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups (213g) all purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp ground ginger
  • 1/8 tsp ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 cup (4 oz) unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup (106g) granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup (55g) packed light-brown sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 cup (118g) finely grated carrots
  • Chopped pecans or cinnamon, for decoration (optional)
Frosting
  • 5 oz cream cheese, softened (don’t over-soften it)
  • 6 Tbsp (3 oz) butter, softened
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 cups (220g) powdered sugar

See full instructions : www.cookingclassy.com

No-Bake Energy Bites

No-Bake Energy Bites

No-Bake Energy Bites

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/3 cup honey
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 cup old-fashioned oats (raw)
  • 2/3 cup sweetened shredded coconut, toasted and cooled
  • 1/2 cup ground golden flaxseed meal (I used Bob’s Red Mill)
  • 6 Tbsp chocolate chips (next time I’ll use minis)

See full instructions : http://www.cookingclassy.com/