Desserts

Sparkling Cranberry White Chocolate Cupcakes

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A hidden chocolate center and fresh berry frosting adds a delicious finish to these Sparkling Cranberry White Chocolate Cupcakes.

For the Sparkling Cranberries
3/4 cup sugar ( divided )
1/2 cup water
1 cup fresh cranberries
For the Cupcakes
6 Tablespoons unsalted butter ( softened )
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 teaspoon orange extract
1/3 cup sour cream
3 egg whites
1 1/4 cups flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 cup milk
For the White Chocolate Ganache
1 cup white chocolate chips
1/4 cup heavy whipping cream
For the Cranberry Frosting
1 cup fresh cranberries
2 Tablespoons water
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup unsalted butter ( softened )
1/2 cup vegetable shortening
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 cups powdered sugar
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Nutritions

Calories
7351

Sodium
1668mg
69% DV

Fat
345g
531% DV

Protein
54g
109% DV

Carbs
1027g
349% DV

Fiber
33g
132% DV

You can't beat the ease of this creamy and cheesy Smoked Sausage Pasta for a 30-minute dinner that the whole family will love. Made-from-scratch skillet mac and cheese is tossed with kielbasa and tender broccoli florets so that you get an entire meal in one pan. This kid-friendly dish is perfect for busy weeknights!

2 c uncooked elbow macaroni
1 1/2 c chopped broccoli florets
1 T olive oil
13 oz smoked sausage ( such as kielbasa )
1/2 c finely diced onion
2 T butter
2 T all purpose flour
1 1/2 c half and half
8 oz sharp cheddar
4 oz smoked gouda
1/2 t dry mustard
Kosher salt and pepper
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  • Cook macaroni in a large pot of salted boiling water until al dente, according to package instructions. During the final 3 minutes of cooking time, add the broccoli florets to the boiling water with...
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Nutritions

Calories
756

Sodium
738mg
30% DV

Fat
39g
61% DV

Protein
31g
62% DV

Carbs
62g
21% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV