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Mocha-chocolate cake with macarons

Pardon my long absence… ☺️ Since starting Katta’s macarons & more, I have been more than a bit pre-occupied 😅

Anyway, I’m sharing here my favourite and what is, thus far, my best-selling cake—Mocha-chocolate cake topped with macarons 😋🎂


Mocha chocolate cake with espresso macarons II


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Latte macchiato mini-cupcakes

I just love coffee… All kinds: espresso, cortado, latte macchiato, cappuccino… You get the picture ☕😘

So, I was very curious how I could transform my favorite coffee drinks into cupcake form. Below is my first attempt in doing so: I made latte macchiato mini-cupcakes with espresso buttercream frosting. The latte macchiato cupcake recipe is based on Miranda’s coffee cupcakes at Cookie dough and oven mitt,* while the espresso buttercream recipe is from Michelle at Brown Eyed Baker.

* I made my own changes to the recipe, i.e. using butter instead of vegetable oil and using buttermilk instead of sour cream.

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Nutella-filled mocha cupcakes with Nutella-mocha buttercream frosting

In celebration of the hubby’s 50+ birthday, I baked these cupcakes last week. The original recipe from Gimme Some Oven is almost perfect, except that I found the frosting too sweet… So, I made a few tweaks of my own 😋

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