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cream cheese frosting

apple banana cupcakes with cream cheese frosting

Ingredients 8 oz. cream cheese (1 package), softened but still cool 1/4 cup unsalted butter (1/2 stick), room temperature 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 to 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar pinch of salt With a hand mixer, blend cream cheese … I’m hungry! {read more}

Lemon Curd

Lemon Curd in a Bonne Maman jar

Lemon curd is a soft, pillowy and creamy spread that is both tart and sweet. It’s bright in flavor and color, and stores well. Traditionally used as a jam alternative for bread and scones, it’s now more commonly used as … I’m hungry! {read more}