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Halloween Treat: Devil’s Food Chocolate “Dirt” Cupcakes with Gummy Worms

Halloween Treat: Devil’s Food Chocolate “Dirt” Cupcakes with Gummy Worms

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Decadent and rich, these chocolate cupcakes get grossed-up for Halloween with a layer of cookie “dirt” and colorful chewy worms. They are disgustingly delicious!

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SF Vegan Bakesale: Eat Cake, Save Animals

SF Vegan Bakesale: Eat Cake, Save Animals

| January 14, 2011 | 3 Comments

The SF Vegan Bakesale takes place this Saturday, January 15, 11am-3pm, at SpeeSees on 1415 Valencia Street. Vegans of the Bay Area band together every few months and hold a sale with all proceeds donated to charities. Organized by Laura Beck and Karin Olsson, these bakesales have been a huge success for the past two years.

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Ten Top Food News Stories of 2010: Part Two

Ten Top Food News Stories of 2010: Part Two

| January 2, 2011 | 5 Comments

The top ten Food News Stories of 2010 continues: Food Security, New York Food, Animal Food, Sweet Food and Virtual Food

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Kara’s Cupcakes Converts a Nonbeliever

Kara’s Cupcakes Converts a Nonbeliever

| June 30, 2010 | 3 Comments

Kara’s Cupcakes Strawberry Cream filled cupcake will wow even the most jaded dessert lover.

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Hummingbird Cupcakes

Hummingbird Cupcakes

| May 10, 2010 | 2 Comments

While no one seems to be exactly sure about the origin of the Hummingbird Cake, one thing is for sure: it’s making a comeback, it’s easy, and knowing how to make the perfect cream cheese frosting is one of those life skills that ranks right up there with changing a flat-tire. Here’s a no-fail recipe for this delightful Southern dessert.

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The Sweetest Holiday

The Sweetest Holiday

| February 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

Los Angeles-based SusieCakes has been open about a month in the Bon Air Shopping Center in Marin, and I’ve been meaning to visit with each passing day. I was doing errands in the area the other day and decided to stop in and see what all the fuss was about. I’d heard about their “frosting-filled cupcakes” and I thought it was a genius idea for all of us who use the cupcake as a socially acceptable excuse to eat frosting. And lots of it. What I didn’t expect to find was the huge celebration of Valentine’s Day in full effect–from sweet little cookies to festive whoopie pies.

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Break out the Cupcakes: A New Twist on Breakfast

Break out the Cupcakes: A New Twist on Breakfast

| December 28, 2009 | 2 Comments

Now, San Francisco has its fair share of cupcake spots and most folks have already established their favorites. Whether it’s Kara’s, That Takes the Cake, or the minis over at DeLessio Market and Bakery, a variety of shapes and flavors abound. However, Jennifer Emerson’s new SOMA cupcake shop, Cups and Cakes, is shaking things up a bit.

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