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Thursday, March 31, 2011

Easter goodies #1 - Easter Nest Cupcakes with Marzipan Eggs

I've decided to take you through a few of the treats that I've made for Easter in the past. Some of them were made to order. The others, for friends and family. I hope you enjoy them!!!

This is a very short post on my version of Easter Cupcakes. Last Easter, I made a ton of marzipan chicks, eggs, bonnets etc. to order. When I was done with those, I decided that I needed a change from all that. So I turned to my favorite Chocolate cake recipe - its a Nigella Lawson recipe, my no-fail, go-to recipe for a great chocolate cake. I made some chocolate cupcakes topped it with Chocolate frosting and placed 3 marzipan eggs on the top. I like how they turned out. The only thing I will do differently when I make them next, is reduce the size of the eggs a little.


I've added one of my favorite marzipan recipes. Click here to view it.

This post is linked to -
Sweets for a Saturday
Muffin Monday
Crafty Soiree
The Homespun Bake Shop
Meals on Monday
Easter Party

6 comments:

  1. I love these easter nest cupcakes! Would you be so kind as to link up to Muffin Monday and share the recipe. I know our readers will love it! Thanks so much for sharing!

    http://www.talkingdollarsandcents.net/muffin-monday-%e2%80%93-chocolate-chip-ice-cream-muffins

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  2. Thanks Katheryn ... will do that this coming Monday!

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  3. Thanks for linking up Trisha! Our readers will love your recipe!

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  4. Thanks once again Kathryn!!!

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  5. Delicious and adorable! Thanks for linking these up at my Easter party last week :-)

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