Giada Bakes Fabulous Cupcakes
See how Giada bakes crowd-pleasing cupcakes for any occasion.
Giada's Cupcake Icing Recipe 03:38
Giada makes three frostings from one basic recipe, then adds toppings.
For six years now Robicelli’s Bakery in Brooklyn has turned out millions of brownies, cookies, whoopie pies and what many people flatteringly call the city’s best cupcakes. It’s spawned a cookbook and some notoriety. And yet we are still married, with our ninth Valentine’s Day upon us. Being married to your spouse isn’t all cupid and cupcakes, though.
Top buttermilk and chocolate cupcakes with peanut butter cream and a milk chocolate glaze.
Find everything you need for your next cupcake project.
Creating colors is part art and part science, so get ready to play. While dabbling, we discovered that frostings and food colorings vary a lot; we prefer the intensity of gel to liquid. As you mix up a batch, find your favorites among ours, then debut your own hues along the way.
Here are some sno-cones that you can prepare long before your party starts—and they won't melt before your guests arrive: They're cupcakes!
Cupcakes are easy to bake, but little tips and tricks will help you make the best batches. Here are a dozen rules of thumb — plus a bonus one — for how to bake like a pro.
Take a bite out of these go-to cupcakes stuffed with surprise fillings, including cool chocolate-mint, creamy banana and more.