Archive for the ‘Doughnuts’ Category

Baked Apple Cider Doughnuts

Friday, August 31st, 2018

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If you’ve started to notice the small hint of autumn in the air – pumpkins at roadside stands, breaking out your coziest sweaters from summer storage, leaves starting to turn a slight shade of yellow – you’re not the only one. Fall is one our favorite times of the year, so we’re getting ready with some of our favorite recipes. There’s just something special about freshly baked apple cider doughnuts, and this recipe for baked doughnuts with whipped maple topping is one we really enjoy because it’s simple, quick and fun. So if you have a tailgate or hay ride with the family coming up, don’t forget the apple cider and, more importantly, the doughnuts!

Check out the recipe below for the best baked apple cider doughnuts recipe ever, just in time for the start of fall! (more…)

First Friday: Jenny of Jenny Cookies Dishes on Her Favorite Champagne Brunch Ideas

Friday, July 6th, 2018

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If there’s one person who knows how to throw a memorable brunch party, it’s baking blogger and friend of Wilton, Jenny Keller of Jenny Cookies.  Jenny recently hosted a beautiful champagne brunch for her friends, so we asked if we could share her favorite brunch ideas and recipes with you for our July First Friday edition!

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Mother’s Day Brunch Idea: Watercolor Sweets

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

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They care for scraped knees, dry teary eyes, help with science fair projects and do routine sweeps for monsters under the bed. That’s right, today we’re talking about the women who do it all — moms! These real life superheroes should be celebrated every darn day, but Mother’s Day is definitely the time to go all out. And since Mother’s Day is one of the busiest restaurant days of the year, what better way to celebrate than a colorful and relaxing brunch at home? For home bakers who want to take their festivities up a notch, here are some unique watercolor-inspired Mother’s Day brunch ideas to liven up your tablescape.
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8 Flavor-Filled Bake Sale Recipes to Bake for a Cause

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

8-Flavor Filled Bake Sale Recipes

Earlier this fall, I was walking out of our church and happened upon several friends gathered around a table of sweets overflowing with little bags and bundles of various treats from oatmeal cookies and chocolate brownies to rice cereal squares and another cereal sweet snack fondly known as “puppy chow” (my daughter’s favorite).  I learned that the bake sale was inspired by a few teens who wanted to send relief to the victims of Hurricane Harvey.

The word spread quickly, resulting in an abundant selection of family favorites begging for a buyer to support the teens’ mission.  A familiar scene no doubt was happening outside churches, schools, fields and store fronts in many towns across the nation, raising money not only for hurricane victims, but soccer teams, marching bands, class trips, dance troops, football teams and a myriad of other causes, banking on the draw of yummy, home-baked sweets and the big hearts of friends and neighbors.

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What Does Your Favorite Doughnut Say About You?

Friday, June 2nd, 2017

 

What Does Your Favorite Doughnut Say About You? | Wilton Cake DecoratingDo you go nuts for doughnuts?  Does a box of doughnuts in the break room have you power walking past your co-workers to grab that last Bavarian cream-filled treat?  If you’re a lover of all things doughnuts, this quiz may help shed some light on what your favorite doughnut says about you. 

Whether you tend to lean towards the classic chocolate or strawberry doughnuts or you love something trendy and topped with everything from cookies to jelly beans, this doughnut personality quiz is sure to leave you ‘glazed and amused’!


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