Valentine’s Day Bites

Since Valentine’s Day is coming up on sunday I wanted share some special sweet bites and a cocktail that is perfect to make for valentine’s day.

Cocktail – Raspberry Chocolate Kiss, Serves 1

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Picture & Recipe From: marthastewart.com

Sweet Bites – 

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Pink Velvet Bites With Cream Cheese Frosting – Makes 24 cups

Ingredients: 

1 box of pink velvet duncan hines cake mix

1/4 Cup of whipped cream cheese

2 Tablespoons of powdered sugar

1 Teaspoon of vanilla extract

Recipe: 

  1. Preheat oven to 350
  2. oil mini muffin tin
  3. Make cake batter according to package
  4. Add tablespoon of batter to each mini muffin tin cup
  5. Bake for 18 mins or until toothpick inserted comes out clean
  6. Use utensil handle to create crater in each cup
  7. Combine whipped cream cheese, powdered sugar and vanilla extract and mix throughly.
  8. Add tablespoon of cream cheese frosting to each red velvet cake cup

 

Brownie Cups with Chocolate Ganache – Makes 24 Brownie cups

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Ingredients:

Brownie Cups – 

Brownie mix

1/2 Cup of heavy cream

1/4 cup  of semi chocolate chips

Recipe:

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees

2. Make brownies according to directions on box

3. Add tablespoon of brownie batter to each mini muffin tin cup

4. Bake for 25 minutes or until toothpick inserted into brownie cups comes out clean

5. Take out of oven and insert utensil handle into center of each cup to create a crater for filling

6. Let brownie cups cool for at least 15 minutes before removing

7. Add tablespoon of chocolate ganache to each cup

Chocolate ganache 

1. Heat heavy cream in pot on stove until it starts to boil

2. Take off heat and add semi sweet chocolate chips

3. Mix heavy cream & chocolate chips until smooth

 

 

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I'm 28 year olds and live in NYC. Through this blog I hope to share delicious recipes that are easy and inexpensive to make.

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