Cappuccino Cupcakes

Now I know my last post was on Somoa cupcakes, but I found a recipe for cupcakes on another food blog that involved chocolate and coffee flavored ice cream. As I am the first to admit that I have a coffee consumption problem I just had to try these out. Plus the crust is made out of milks favorite cookie, Oreos. Hot damn.

Obviously the only partner for this job is my trusty baker, Sohini. So we devised a plan to make these and some other treats for our ritualistic bake-offs.

What you want you want to start with is removing the cream center from 15 Oreos. The recipe called for “chocolate sandwich cookies” but in the pictures there was no trace of the cream. So bye-bye cream.

Place cookies in plastic bag and let out your frustration on those little things. Really beat them, they feel no pain.

Melt some butter, just 2 tablespoons


Take those crushed cookie bits, toss ’em in a bowl and pour that wonderful, hot butter all over them


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No-Bake Nutella Bites

While stalking friends on Facebook, I came across this beautiful recipe for a dessert including Nutella from a fellow food blogger. I don’t know about you, but I LOVE Nutella. And so do my roommates.

I thought I would give it a shot.

Start out with a sauce pan and melt 1/2 cup of butter aka 1 stick

Once melted add 1 & 3/4 cups of white sugar

Next you wanna measure out 1/2 cup of milk. I used 2% milk cause I gotta watch my figure!

Last but not least, add 1/2 cup of cocoa!


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