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Can't decide what cupcake recipe to use for bridal shower this weekend.

vanity021 Jul 9, 2007 10:46 PM

My girlfriend is having her bridal shower this weekend and I need to bring mini cupcakes. It's kind of a Sex in the City theme...so i thought mini cupcakes would go great. I know for sure I am making Paula Deen's Red Velvet cake recipe (to die for). I can't decide what other recipe I should try. I picked up Ina Garten's cookbook, and wanted to try one of the recipe:

- Chocolate Cake with peanut butter frosting
- Ina Garten's Coconut Cupcakes
- Sour Cream Chocolate Cupcake (JAC13 posted a recipe on this website)

Any suggestions would be great!

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    katecm RE: vanity021 Jul 10, 2007 07:26 AM

    If you already have Red Velvet, I'd stear clear of chocolates. Go for Ina Garten's coconut. If it's a Sex and the City theme, call them Charlotte Cupcakes and call the Red Velvet ones Samantha Cupcakes.

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      shana RE: katecm Jul 11, 2007 01:41 PM

      oh that is just brilliant! and Ina's recipe is so very very good.

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      lilygirl RE: vanity021 Jul 10, 2007 11:09 AM

      You might want to take a peek at this website for some inspiration ... i have enjoyed these cupcakes on several occasions ... www.sprinklescupcakes.com

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