Ever since the hype around red velvet cakes came up (a looong time ago), I had been intrigued to try them out. The fact that every recipe used huge amounts of food coloring made the whole thing a little less appealing to me though. Nevertheless, I gave one of the chocolate versions a first try a couple … More Valentine’s day cupcakes: Red velvet with a sweet coconut frosting
It’s strawberry season! At least here in Germany, those red cuties can be found everywhere at the moment. At the supermarket, the farmer’s market, or on top of cupcakes. These cupcakes here, for example. A few months ago I found a recipe for vegan strawberry cake and wanted to try it as soon as there were fresh strawberries available … More Strawberry cupcakes with whipped chocolate ganache frosting || vegan
Sweet, moist, yummy. I think that describes these Apple Cupcakes I baked today pretty well. Topped with Matcha frosting and some candied apple peel they got their finishing touches to be served tomorrow. The slightly bitter note of Matcha complements the sweet and fruity apple taste in a nice way, and my flatmates seem to … More kitchen stories: Apple Cupcakes with Matcha frosting || vegan
Recently, I’ve become involved in a few new and very interesting food projects. The first one is the Kü-Ché, the student-run Café which I wrote about last year, remember? I’m baking for the guests every week now, and it truly is a lot of fun. I love spending time there, serving my baked goods to … More Valentine’s Day Cupcakes (vegan)
A few weeks ago, I had planned to bake some cupcakes for my best friend. He wanted either some REALLY fruity cupcakes or Oreo cupcakes. So I started to try baking some really fruity cupcakes with fruity frosting, but the results didn’t satisfy me, which made me decide to stay with the good old and … More Strawberry x Oreo Cupcakes
Last weekend’s “Sunday’s Seven” was supposed to be all about easter treats. I had planned on writing a beautiful post, but when I sat down in the evening after a wonderful but also very long and exhausting easter day I realized that blogging felt like a commitment. It wasn’t fun anymore but something that had … More Carrot muffins
Oreo cookies are pretty popular here in my circle of friends. Because of that, one of my friends got a gift coupon for oreo cupcakes for his birthday last year. As we unfortunately hadn’t met so often since then, it took him until now to finally redeem that voucher.