The Liebster Award

I’m so excited that the lovely Emily of Lovely Delight Bite has nominated my blog for the „Liebster Award“! What a wonderful surprise!! This award is designed to be passed around to spread blog love and draw attention to blogs that don’t have a lot of followers. I am so happy that I was nominated…

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patick’s Day Cupcakes Let’s celebrate  St. Patrick’s Day the proper way, put on something green and grab a Guinness-Whiskey Cupcake! Guinness-Chocolate Cupcakes with Avocado-Whiskey-Mascarpone Frosting for the Guinness Chocolate Cupcakes: 1 cup stout (such as Guinness) 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder (preferably Dutch-process) 2 cups all purpose flour…

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Sweet Little Bonfire Cakes

Bonfire Cakes – Funkenküchle Bonfire Cakes Ingredients: 4 cups flour ½ cup milk 1.5 oz fresh yeast 2 eggs 3/8 cups sugar 5 tbsp butter a pinch of salt oil for frying cinnamon and sugar Put the yeast in a ¼ cup warm milk and let it sit for a little bit. In a large…

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Goodbye Winter

Bonfire Cupcakes Funken Cupcakes In Vorarlberg (which is the westernmost state of Austria), we have an old tradition, with which we try to chase away the winter and welcome the spring season. Every year on the first Sunday after Carnival we built elaborately stacked wooden towers. Those towers we call “Funken”. The material, size and…

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Last Night of Carnival

Carnival Cupcakes Faschings Cupcakes In Austria, Germany and Switzerland we celebrate carnival which is a festive season where people dress up or masquerade. The carnival season officially starts on Nov.11 at 11:11 a.m. and ends in February or March of the following year. The main events are usually during February where most oft the parties…

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And the Oscar Goes to…

Caramel Filled Chocolate Cupcakes with Caramel Mascarpone Frosting Karamell gefüllte Schoko-Cupcakes mit Karamell Mascarpone Creme Tonight is the night of the OSCARS and for this special occasion I made these delicious chocolate cupcakes with a soft golden caramel filling and some caramel-mascarpone frosting on top. Have fun trying out this recipe. I hope you will…

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