Walnut Cupcakes Topped with Rose White Chocolate Mousse and Baklava

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Having a seemingly insatiable sweet tooth, baklava, the sticky-sweet treat of layers of buttery phyllo dough, nuts, and honey syrup, has always appealed to me. None the less, I don’t have it too often as my run-ins with baklava are often of the unfortunate “guess how long I have been sitting in this plastic case” […]

Wasabi White Chocolate Cupcakes with Plum Sake Filling

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I have had wasabi in a cupcake before, but with dark chocolate. When I saw the white chocolate and wasabi combination on an old episode of Top Chef, I figured, “why not?” And then I thought, “Sake!” and again, “why not?” And I wasn’t finished there… I knew I wanted to do a fruity filling […]

Cranberry White Chocolate Cupcakes

This recipe is for Leslie, a reader who asked for a recipe for cranberry white chocolate cupcakes to serve at Christmas. I jumped on the combo as I had been wanting to try converting the rich chocolate cupcake I do so often into a white chocolate version. I tweaked the recipe to adjust for the […]