dessert

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Easter Egg Nest Chocolate Cupcakes

 Rich and moist chocolate cupcakes topped with fluffy chocolate whipped frosting and decorated with pretty pastel colored chocolate eggs  Easter is coming up this weekend. Any baking plans yet?!? Here is an idea for you, chocolate lovers, that I know you’re going to like and is bound to spark your baking mojo…. if there is […]

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How to make New Orleans-Style Beignets

 Pillowy-soft fried dough covered in a powdery layer of confectioner sugar I’m so excited to share this recipe with you today. Because I know when you see these soft and light, lick-the-sugar-off-your-fingers yummy beignets,  you will be itching to dash to your kitchen and try these too! … Am I right?!?  And trust me, these […]

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Cooking with Manuela: Braided Nutella Buns

Make it a breakfast to remember with one of these pillowy-soft braided brioche rolls exploding with chocolate-hazelnut spread  Can you think of something better than waking up to one of these pillowy soft and fragrant brioche buns, filled with nutella and served up in a cute braided bun?!? … next to a steamy hot cup […]

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Cooking with Manuela: Braided Nutella Buns

Make it a breakfast to remember with one of these pillowy-soft braided brioche rolls exploding with chocolate-hazelnut spread  Can you think of something better than waking up to one of these pillowy soft and fragrant brioche buns, filled with nutella and served up in a cute braided bun?!? … next to a steamy hot cup […]

braided buns, Bread, breakfast, brioche, buns, chocolate, dessert, nutella, sweet bread

Cooking with Manuela: Braided Nutella Buns

Make it a breakfast to remember with one of these pillowy-soft braided brioche rolls exploding with chocolate-hazelnut spread  Can you think of something better than waking up to one of these pillowy soft and fragrant brioche buns, filled with nutella and served up in a cute braided bun?!? … next to a steamy hot cup […]

breakfast, dessert, muffins, orange muffins, recipe, tuxton home

Cooking with Manuela: Orange-Poppy Seeds Muffins

These orange-poppy seeds muffins are loaded with citrus flavor, extra soft texture and a little poppy seeds-crunch Wake up to one of these soft and fluffy, orange-poppy seeds muffins, filled with sunshine-sweet citrus flavor from freshly squeezed orange juice and finely grated zest. The easiest way to brighten up your morning! Muffins are laughably easy […]

breakfast, dessert, muffins, orange muffins, recipe, tuxton home

Cooking with Manuela: Orange-Poppy Seeds Muffins

These orange-poppy seeds muffins are loaded with citrus flavor, extra soft texture and a little poppy seeds-crunch Wake up to one of these soft and fluffy, orange-poppy seeds muffins, filled with sunshine-sweet citrus flavor from freshly squeezed orange juice and finely grated zest. The easiest way to brighten up your morning! Muffins are laughably easy […]

carnevale, carnival, chiacchiere, dessert, fried pastries, galani, Italian, Italian dessert

Cooking with Manuela: Chiacchere di Carnevale

Crispy and sugar covered, Italian Carnival fried pastries   Let’s celebrate Mardi Gras with one of Italy’s most favorite Carnival treats: paper-thin dough, fried until perfectly golden and crispy and sprinkled with powdered sugar.  These delicious treats are found all over Italy with very different names. They are called galani (in Venezia), crostoli, chiacchiere, cenci, […]

carnevale, carnival, chiacchiere, dessert, fried pastries, galani, Italian, Italian dessert

Cooking with Manuela: Chiacchere di Carnevale

Crispy and sugar covered, Italian Carnival fried pastries   Let’s celebrate Mardi Gras with one of Italy’s most favorite Carnival treats: paper-thin dough, fried until perfectly golden and crispy and sprinkled with powdered sugar.  These delicious treats are found all over Italy with very different names. They are called galani (in Venezia), crostoli, chiacchiere, cenci, […]