Nutella Red Velvet Cupcakes

Nutella Red Velvet CupcakesClassic red velvet cupcakes smothered in decadent and rich Nutella buttercream frosting with a sprinkle of chopped milk chocolate and drizzle of dark chocolate.  Chocolate and red velvet are the perfect match in these Nutella Red Velvet Cupcakes.

Nutella Red Velvet CupcakesQuick, what do you always think of when someone says Red Velvet?  Cream cheese frosting, right?  BORING…Let’s break this mundane cycle people.  I’m here to show you that red velvet’s partner in crime doesn’t always have to be cream cheese.  I mean, just look at how insane these are! And just to make sure you get the idea, I used three kinds of chocolate in this cupcake.  Three!

Nutella Red Velvet Cupcakes First is the creamy and smooth Nutella buttercream frosting which is absolute perfection.  Then I topped them with a little chopped milk chocolate.  I used Cadbury.  The mother of all milk chocolate. (Thank you Great Britain…) And then to shake things up a bit, I drizzled some melted dark chocolate on top.  Seriously, these Nutella Red Velvet Cupcakes will make you wonder why you always settled for boring old cream cheese frosting.

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Gluten Free Chocolate Pistachio Cookies

Gluten Free Chocolate Pistachio CookiesRich dark chocolate, sea salt, Nutella and pistachios all packed into a flourless perfect little cookie.  Don’t let the title fool you. These Gluten Free Chocolate Pistachio Cookies will satisfy everyone’s sweet tooth.

 You know that perfect crispy edge to a brownie?  And what about the chewy dense center after that first bite?  Think of all your favorite parts of a brownie magically squeezed into a gluten free, butter free cookie.  Yes, no gluten or butter!  Oh, and one more thing.  Only one bowl!  These are so decadent and so delicious, you wouldn’t even guess that the flour and butter are missing.

Gluten Free Chocolate Pistachio Cookies

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Nutella Strawberry Cupcakes

Nutella Strawberry Cupcakes - www.yummycrumble.comNutella Strawberry Cupcakes baked with a thick swirl of Nutella right in the batter.  Topped with sweet strawberry buttercream and a Nutella dipped Strawberry.  I’m falling in love!

Seriously guys.  Look at these cupcakes.  Someone needs to make Nutella dipped strawberries the universal symbol for love.  Are you with me?  If the strawberry dripping with melted Nutella doesn’t catch your eye, well then you’re a weirdo.  Now I’m definitely a dark chocolate fiend at heart.  I can chug a bowl of chocolate ganache if the challenge presents itself, but there is just something so comforting and indulgent about Nutella that get’s me going.  So to keep this post G-rated, lets talk about these Nutella Strawberry Cupcakes before I get carried away 🙂

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Nutella Pumpkin Cupcakes

Nutella Pumpkin Cupcakes with Pumpkin and nutella swirled buttercream frosting - www.yummycrumble.comSuper moist spiced pumpkin cupcakes topped with a wonderful swirl of Nutella buttercream frosting and luscious pumpkin buttercream frosting.  Deliciously indulgent, these Nutella Pumpkin Cupcakes will keep you coming back for more!

So lately my blog has taken a delicious turn into pumpkin land.  As I giddily skip into its yummy paradise I’ve left my sad little husband behind.  You see, my husband HATES pumpkin flavored anything.  When Monday rolls around and he eagerly asks what I’m making for the blog (Monday is my bake like crazy, non-stop oven burning, chocolate melting, caramel drizzling day) and I reply,

“…something pumpkin.”

I can actually see the happiness leave his eyes.

Nutella Pumpkin Cupcakes with Pumpkin and nutella swirled buttercream frosting - www.yummycrumble.comBut don’t feel sorry for him yet.  I always make it up to him and make something he really likes.  Like these.  Oh, and these.  But let’s get back to what I imagine is served at every corner patisserie in pumpkin land…Nutella Pumpkin Cupcakes.  I used my favorite pumpkin cupcake recipe which always comes out perfectly moist and fluffy, and topped them with two types of amazing buttercream because well, I couldn’t decide which one!  I think that’s why I love making cupcakes.  It’s my outlet to go wild.

Nutella Pumpkin Cupcakes with Pumpkin and nutella swirled buttercream frosting - www.yummycrumble.com

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