Desserts

Decadent Brown Sugar Cupcakes

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A buttery, pound cake like cupcake. Topped with a generous heap of rich buttercream frosting!

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CUPCAKES

1/2 cup butter butter
2 cups packed brown sugar
4 large eggs
2/3 cup milk
1 teaspoon baking powder
Pinch of salt
3 cups flour
3 tablespoons vanilla extract
* Maple, almond or lemon flavoring (optional)

BUTTER CREAM ICING

1 cup of salted butter
3 teaspoons of vanilla
4 cups of icing sugar
4-5 tablespoons of coffee cream (18% and up)
CUPCAKES Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl, whip together the butter and brown sugar. Add the eggs, one at a time. Scrapping the bowl after every addition. Add the remaining ingredients and...
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Nutritions

Calories
351

Sodium
99mg
4% DV

Fat
9g
14% DV

Protein
3g
7% DV

Carbs
66g
22% DV

Fiber
1g
4% DV

Just like your favorite decadent spinach and artichoke dip, this cheesy Spinach Artichoke Chicken Casserole is rich, creamy, and full of garlicky flavor! With three different types of cheese, pasta, chicken, artichoke hearts, fresh spinach, Alfredo sauce, and a buttery Parmesan breadcrumb topping, this dish is an easy dinner that tastes like a special restaurant meal. Serve the casserole with a simple green salad and a side of garlic bread for the ultimate family supper!

4 oz dry penne pasta
15 oz jar Alfredo sauce
8 oz cream cheese
2 t minced garlic
2 T red wine vinegar
1 t grated lemon zest ( plus 1 T lemon juice )
1/4 t ground black pepper
2 c cooked shredded chicken
2 cans quartered artichoke hearts ( 14 ounces each )
2 c fresh baby spinach
1/2 c shredded mozzarella cheese
1/3 c Italian seasoned panko breadcrumbs
1 ounce grated Parmesan cheese
1 T salted butter
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  • Preheat oven to 400°F. Grease a 2-quart baking dish (such as 11 x 7-inch or deep 8-inch or 9-inch square); set aside.
  • Cook the pasta in a large pot of salted boiling water, according to...
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Nutritions

Calories
807

Sodium
843mg
35% DV

Fat
44g
67% DV

Protein
53g
107% DV

Carbs
43g
14% DV

Fiber
17g
70% DV