Chocolate Avocado Cupcakes with Avocado Buttercream Frosting


By themselves, these vegan chocolate avocado cupcakes are a perfect representation of a delicious, moist cupcake with the perfect crumb. But with the avocado buttercream? Game changer. This combination is absolutely lethal. The avocado taste in the buttercream is subtle, yet present, and has such a fantastic natural coloring. I would seriously take this avocado buttercream over … [Read more...]

Bacon Banana Cupcakes With Peanut Butter Frosting and Bourbon Drizzle


Valentine’s Day isn’t all chocolate and roses and champagne, and we know that better than anyone. In fact, we hear it takes two to tango, so here’s a cupcake idea for the more masculine valentine. These brown sugar cupcakes are bound to be delicious all on their own, but top them with peanut butter frosting, a slice of bacon and a drizzle of brown sugar and … [Read more...]

Vegan Love: Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Rich Chocolate Frosting


Have you ever tried a vegan cupcake? The truth is, had I not been the one who made these cupcakes, I would honestly never guess that they were dairy and egg free, because they are perfectly decadent. Both taste and texture went way beyond my expectations, truly (particularly the cake texture–so incredibly moist). Trust me, whether you’re vegan or not, these cupcakes are … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cupcakes with Cinnamon Sugared Chip Frosting


We don’t think it’s possible to have too much of a good thing, but if it is, we’ll go down in flames with this cupcake recipe including all that is worthy in life. Beginning with chocolate chip oatmeal cupcakes, these babies are off to a running start on the delicious meter, and topped with what essentially amounts to homemade, eggless cookie dough, … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting


Gingerbread and peppermint recipes are starting to pop up, and we are not complaining, but it’s technically still Autumn, so we think pumpkin cupcakes are still acceptable. This classic recipe pairs yummy pumpkin flavor with the complementary texture of cream cheese frosting for a perfect start to the week back to work after a holiday of feasting, family time and maybe … [Read more...]

Brown Sugar Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Brown Sugar Frosting


These cupcakes are perfect for that day when you need dessert but have had, frankly… just a little too much chocolate. It doesn’t hit me often, but occasionally I’ve just had TOO MUCH. Chocolate overload. Chocolate OD. Almost literal death by chocolate. These solve all that. Brown sugar (the healthy kind since it’s BROWN) and peanut butter. Super fluffy cake that is a change up … [Read more...]

Chocolate Bourbon Cupcakes with Butter Pecan Frosting


Really is there a better way to use bourbon than mixed with butter and chocolate? These chocolate bourbon cupcakes alone are insanely good! The flavor is just out of this world and the bourbon highlights the chocolate so well. Then add the butter pecan frosting that could be eaten by the spoonful and you may just have one of the most delicious cupcakes of the season! Source: … [Read more...]

Brown Butter Pumpkin Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Frosting


The brown butter, pumpkin, and salted caramel frosting in these cupcakes come together to create the most heavenly cupcake in the history of cupcakes. There really are no words to describe these cupcakes. They really are pumpkin perfection! Move over, pumpkin pie! These cupcakes are ready to give you a run for your money! Source: Two Peas & Their Pod … [Read more...]

Sweet Potato Pie Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting


We’re closer than ever to Thanksgiving, and while many may go for the traditional pie on the dessert table, we think we’ll try these cupcakes. Not only are these babies packed with sweet potatoes and cinnamon, they’re surrounded by graham cracker crust and topped with marshmallow frosting. If combining pie and cupcakes isn’t the perfect Thanksgiving … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Molasses Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Frosting


With fall encompassing all things pumpkin, what’s better than pumpkin cupcakes? Pure sweet decadence without processed refined ingredients is possible. Indulge in these rich fall treats without feeling awful. Moist, fluffy and delicious all without gluten, oil and refined sugar and another bonus for some, they are nut free! Source: Veggies Don’t Bite … [Read more...]