Best Friends For Frosting » Dessert http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com Dessert Recipes, DIY & enertaining inspiration for pretty & creative living. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:07:28 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v= CHAMPAGNE AND RASPBERRY CHAMBORD CONFETTI MACARONS RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/champagne-and-raspberry-chambord-confetti-macarons/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/champagne-and-raspberry-chambord-confetti-macarons/#comments Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:00:09 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=67053

These fluffy, gorgeous macarons look like something out of a fairytale! We can’t wait to recreate this real-life recipe by Krystle and Felicity of Juniper Cakery. Thick with champagne and raspberry Chamboard buttercream filling and topped with pretty rainbow sprinkles, these are perfect for outdoor parties. These delicate treats take some time to make, but […]]]>
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SPRINGTIME ANGEL FLAKE COCONUT CAKE RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/springtime-angle-flake-coconut-cake/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/springtime-angle-flake-coconut-cake/#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:22:17 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=67254

When spring is in full swing, it’s time for light, fluffy desserts. This spring, we’re all about adding coconut to the mix to make a great seasonal springtime dessert. We’re indulging our sweet tooth with Kraft, and we’re getting the whole family involved! Using Kraft’s recipe for Angel Flake Coconut Cake, we spent an afternoon […]]]>
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CINNAMON ROLL BIRTHDAY CAKE RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/cinnamon-roll-birthday-cake-recipe/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/cinnamon-roll-birthday-cake-recipe/#comments Wed, 02 Apr 2014 18:00:18 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=64940

This cinnamon roll birthday cake recipe by Candice of Cacao Sweets and Treats is the best of both dessert worlds. Our only regret is that we didn’t know about this sooner! You’ll love making the sweet mini rolls, topping them with cream cheese frosting, and piling them high for the world (or maybe just your […]]]>
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14 GORGEOUS EASTER DESSERT IDEAS http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/14-unforgettable-easter-desserts/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/14-unforgettable-easter-desserts/#comments Wed, 26 Mar 2014 18:00:04 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=64693

Whether you’re celebrating with little ones or ringing in spring with your best friends, Easter offers a wonderful excuse to celebrate all things sweet! We’ve rounded up 14 must-make recipes that look almost as beautiful as they taste. Take advantage of the wide array of colors the pastel palette offers when styling delicious desserts this […]]]>
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MINI CHEESECAKE TARTLETS RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/mini-cheesecake-tartlets-recipe/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/mini-cheesecake-tartlets-recipe/#comments Wed, 26 Mar 2014 17:00:39 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=65424

Sometimes good things come in small packages, and we’ve got proof! Today we have a lovely mini cheesecake tartlets recipe by Linda of The Organic Kitchen. Filled to the brim with cheeses and topped with whatever jam suits your fancy, these little treats can satisfy a large crowd. Check out what Linda has to say […]]]>
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VANILLA ICE CREAM BARS WITH PINEAPPLE AND MANGO RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/vanilla-ice-cream-bars-with-pineapple-and-mango-recipe/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/vanilla-ice-cream-bars-with-pineapple-and-mango-recipe/#comments Sun, 23 Mar 2014 18:00:22 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=64098

It’s never too early to start searching for that warm weather recipe you’ll snack on while lounging and working on your tan. Get into “chill out” mode with this recipe for vanilla ice cream bars with pineapple and mango by our contributor Melina of Sugary & Buttery. Both creamy and crunchy, these bars will hit […]]]>
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LEMON CUPCAKES WITH WHIPPED BUTTERCREAM FROSTING RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/lemon-cupcakes-with-whipped-buttercream-frosting-recipe/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/lemon-cupcakes-with-whipped-buttercream-frosting-recipe/#comments Thu, 13 Mar 2014 18:00:52 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=64847

We’re all busy dreaming of the blue skies of spring. So why not bake the perfect treat for the season? These sweet lemon cupcakes by Jessica Hylton of Jessiker Bakes are topped with buttercream frosting as light as a fluffy white cloud. The delicious mix of vanilla and lemon zest will quickly make this a […]]]>
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SHAMROCKIN’ MINT CHOCOLATE WHOOPIE PIES RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/shamrockin-mint-chocolate-whoopie-pies-recipe/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/shamrockin-mint-chocolate-whoopie-pies-recipe/#comments Thu, 06 Mar 2014 17:00:26 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=63902

Forget the usual green-dyed St. Patrick’s Day snacks. This year we feel lucky to know about a mint chocolate whoopie recipe by our contributor Tessa of Style Sweet. Soft, sweet, and easy to make, these sandwiches are the ultimate themed desserts. Here’s what Tessa has to say: “Is it a cake? Is it a cookie? Who […]]]>
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FEELING LUCKY? 15 SAINT PATRICK’S DAY DESSERTS TO TRY http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/feeling-lucky-15-saint-patricks-day-desserts-to-try/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/feeling-lucky-15-saint-patricks-day-desserts-to-try/#comments Sun, 02 Mar 2014 19:00:14 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=63346

Saint Patrick’s Day isn’t just an excuse to drink green beer and cocktails. You can turn St. Patty’s into a full-on celebration with guests, dinner, drinks, and the best part: desserts! We’ve rounded up 17 of the best Saint Patrick’s dessert ideas so you can impress your friends and family. Celebrate the luck of the […]]]>
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VANILLA BEAN BIRTHDAY BEAR CAKE RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/vanilla-bean-birthday-bear-cake/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/vanilla-bean-birthday-bear-cake/#comments Fri, 28 Feb 2014 19:00:03 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=62437

Vanilla is one of the most popular flavors in the world, and for good reason! Its sweet, classic taste is perfect for fluffy white birthday cakes, especially when it’s paired with buttercream. This vanilla bean cake recipe by our exclusive contributor, Melina of Sugary and Buttery, can be topped with an adorable fondant bear that […]]]>
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13 DESSERTS THAT ARE (ALMOST) TOO PRETTY TO EAT http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/pretty-desserts/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/pretty-desserts/#comments Sun, 23 Feb 2014 17:00:16 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=62076

These desserts are so pretty that you’ll have just as much fun making them as you do eating them! We have collected a range of layered cakes and pastries that are both delicious and beautiful. Try making these cakes to perfect your technique, but we’re warning you: you might get totally addicted to dessert styling. […]]]>
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SHAMROCK MACARONS WITH BAILEY’S CHOCOLATE GANACHE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/shamrock-macarons-with-baileys-chocolate-ganache/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/shamrock-macarons-with-baileys-chocolate-ganache/#comments Wed, 19 Feb 2014 17:00:58 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=59372

Anyone who gets a taste of this is lucky in our book! Today we’re highlighting these Shamrock Macarons with Baileys Chocolate Ganache by Raspberri Cupcakes. These chic, tasty treats are perfect for Saint Patrick’s Day. The clover shape is adorable and every bite is thick and rich with chocolate filling. In true holiday fashion, you’ll love […]]]>
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GIRLS JUST WANT TO HAVE DESSERT http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/girls-just-want-to-have-dessert/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/girls-just-want-to-have-dessert/#comments Thu, 13 Feb 2014 17:00:54 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=60118

It can feel downright destructive to cut into a beautifully decorated cake, but it’s the only way to serve it to your guests. Don’t you wish you could keep those pretty little delicacies around to look at and taste their sweetness too? We’ve rounded up the cutest desserts every lady’s heart desires so you can […]]]>
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POM VELVET CUPCAKE RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/pom-velvet-cupcake-recipe/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/pom-velvet-cupcake-recipe/#comments Thu, 13 Feb 2014 00:41:46 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=63042

Red velvet cupcakes are a staple in Valentine’s Day baking, but have you ever infused your recipe with pomegranate juice? We can’t get enough of these POM velvet cupcakes by Zahira of Eventus By Zahira. They look yummy enough on their own, but topping them with cute little hearts is… well… the icing on the […]]]>
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BAKED PEARS WITH LEMONGRASS, GINGER, AND VANILLA http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/baked-pears-with-lemongrass-ginger-and-vanilla/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/baked-pears-with-lemongrass-ginger-and-vanilla/#comments Mon, 10 Feb 2014 17:00:40 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=60166

This unique dessert is one that we’re quite sure you’ve never tasted before, but we strongly recommend you give it a try! Today we’re highlighting this baked pear with lemongrass, ginger, and vanilla recipe from La Tartine Gourmande! Pair this warm, tender treat with a side of plain Greek yogurt to complement. It’s perfect for those cold nights […]]]>
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SPRINKLED DESSERTS http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/recipe-roundup-sprinkled-desserts/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/recipe-roundup-sprinkled-desserts/#comments Sun, 09 Feb 2014 19:00:20 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=61914

Desserts are the sweetest part of your meal, but taste alone isn’t what makes dessert appetizing. One of the best parts of any dessert spread is the visual appeal. Confections that are pleasing to the eye really get your mouth watering and your stomach grumbling, and there’s nothing better than sprinkles to create that perfect […]]]>
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CHOCOLATE COVERED MADELEINES RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/chocolate-covered-madeleines-recipe/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/chocolate-covered-madeleines-recipe/#comments Wed, 05 Feb 2014 22:43:24 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=62834

Madeleines are seriously underrated treats. That’s why we’re thrilled to share this sweet recipe by Delia of One Sweet Event! The soft, almost bite-sized little cakes are perfect for your dessert spread this Valentine’s Day, especially once you top them with chocolate and sprinkles. Here’s what Delia has to say about her yummy cakes: “These chocolate covered […]]]>
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TEMPERED CHOCOLATE CANDY BOXES RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/tempered-chocolate-candy-boxes-recipe/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/tempered-chocolate-candy-boxes-recipe/#comments Mon, 03 Feb 2014 19:00:34 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=62544

We admit it: we’re total chocolate addicts. That’s why we’re obsessed with this cute chocolate candy box idea by our exclusive contributor, Liz Barhydt of Life Made Sweet. This recipe requires you to temper your chocolate, but don’t worry. Liz will show you how! Here’s what she has to say about her sweet chocolate treats: […]]]>
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