Christmas Party Table Decor

I meant to get this posted last week. Now that Christmas is over and all thoughts are on the end of the year, the start of 2011, and even Valentine’s Day, I’m not sure that anyone will still be interested in a post about table decorations for a Christmas Party?! Maybe you remember these Chocolate … Continue reading

Fall Themed Winery Wedding

I made cupcakes and truffles for a wedding on November 13. The reception was held at a winery located fairly close to where the bride grew up. This winery was the perfect setting for a rustic fall themed wedding reception. The color scheme was chocolate brown, deep purple, and burnt orange – and of course … Continue reading

Cheesecake “Truffles”

More than a year ago I was asked to make cheesecake truffles for a wedding on November 13 – I’m also making the cupcakes and small cakes so watch for those posts next week. I always use the same base truffle recipe and I add flavoring oils to get the flavor requested. I have made … Continue reading

Wedding Truffles as Guest Gifts

I made a wedding cake for a wedding last weekend (look for post in the next couple days) and I also made truffles. There were 3 flavors: chocolate, almond, and raspberry. The bride boxed them in small boxes just big enough for one truffle and these were placed on the tables at each place setting … Continue reading

What to do with extra Truffles?: Raspberry Truffle Cookies

Every year before Christmas I make hundreds (literally) of truffles for gifts and to take to family gatherings. It seems as though there are always leftovers and after the new year rolls around everyone is tired of candies. I got the idea a few years ago to chop them and putting them in cookies. Last … Continue reading

#4. Frozen Raspberry Truffle Cupcakes

As I described in an earlier post, the reason I started making these “frozen cupcakes” was to enter the Ice Cream Cupcake Roundup 2009 contest sponsored by The Cupcake Project and Scoopalicious. By the time I made these I was becoming pretty experienced at making frozen cupcakes and I liked these the best so I … Continue reading