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Party, Sweets

Dulce De Leche Cinnamon Cupcakes

Dulce De Leche Churro Cupcakes

Churro cupcakes, you guys. Churro cupcakes. That’s all I could think about as Cinco de Mayo approached. Let’s be honest – a tiny part of me wanted to celebrate the holiday just so I could make these cupcakes and have a reason to share them.

I don’t mean to brag, but these cupcakes are good. I meanĀ damn good. If you have even the slightest handle on baking, you can make these. The dulce de leche sauce is a tad time-consuming, but the process turned out to be surprisingly simple…

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Friday Faves: Cinco de Mayo


When it comes to planning parties, I am a little bit of a mess. Sure, they usually turn out alright in the end, but I have a tendency to go overboard with food and no matter how much prep work I do beforehand, I am always running late! For last weekend’s Cinco de Mayo potluck I hosted with Jamie, I made restaurant-style red salsa, queso fundido, mango salsa, chicken salsa verde, blood orange margaritas, and dulce de leche stuffed cinnamon cupcakes, and despite an entire day of cooking the day before, I was still unshowered and scrambling to frost cupcakes by the time Jamie came over to set up her lovely decorations. Luckily, this was a team effort, and everything came together for a fantastic Cinco de Mayo Sunday… Here’s what we made!

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