Cupcakes

Five chocolate orange cupcakes with swirls of chocolate frosting on top.

Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

Nothing says loving from the oven quite like not-too-sweet chocolate cupcakes smothered with even more chocolate in fhte form of a not-too-sweet bittersweet frosting.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 6
A single white chocolate cupcake, topped with white frosting on a paper napkin.

White Chocolate Cupcakes

Fine-crumbed and sparely sweet, these sophisticated little cakes do wonders for white chocolate’s tarnished reputation. Confection perfection.

  • (9)
  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 42
Homemade hostess cupcakes on white plates.

Homemade Hostess Cupcakes

Unequivocally better than those preservative-laden cake imposters you grew up on. Swear. And you can customize whatever you want to write on top, whether the name of your team or a sweet little something.

  • (2)
  • 40 M
  • 3 H
  • 12
Several blueberry cupcakes topped with whipped cream and fresh blueberries.

Blueberry Cupcakes

Swoops and swirls of ethereally airy whipped cream lend these cupcakes a more adult air. In a playing grown-ups sorta way.

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  • 30 M
  • 55 M
  • 2
Cake stand with 7 frosted coconut cupcakes, four unfrosted cupcakes on the table, a bowl of frosting

Coconut Cupcakes

Think of these coconut cupcakes as sweet little snowballs in the middle of summer. Kids can’t resist them, and that includes the kid in you.

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  • 40 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0
A pink homemade sno ball--coconut-covered dome--on a white plate with two more in the back

Homemade Sno Balls

Fashioned from chocolate cake, filled and frosted with meringue, and festooned in a feathery pink coconut boa, these are the real deal.

  • (1)
  • 40 M
  • 1 H
  • 55
Vanilla Cupcakes

Vanilla Cupcakes

These simple yet superlative little cakes are quite mind-blowing in their poundcake-like loveliness. Go on. See for yourself.

  • (2)
  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 10
Three sweetie cupcakes, topped with assorted candies and chocolate frosting on a blue chair.

Sweetie Cupcakes

Halloween candy still tempting, teasing, tormenting you? We divulge how to keep it outta your house—and off your hips.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 2