Cakes

Sunset Cupcakes

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These beautiful Sunset Cupcakes are not only pretty to look at much like a sunset, they are tasty too. With a layer of lemon cake and a layer of orange cake topped with a creamy cream cheese frosting.

For the Sunset Cupcakes:
1 lemon cake mix (plus ingredients on the box to make cupcakes)
1 orange cake mix (plus ingredients on the box to make cupcakes)
optional:yellow and orange gel food coloring
For the Cream Cheese Frosting:
8 ounce cream cheese, softened
1/2 cup butter, softened
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
5 to 6 cups confectioners sugar
milk
yellow and orange gel food coloring
For the Sunset Cupcakes: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line 48 muffin cups with cupcake liners. Mix lemon cake mix as the package directs. To intensify the yellow color add yellow gel food...
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Nutritions

Calories
2347

Sodium
1358mg
56% DV

Fat
172g
264% DV

Protein
27g
54% DV

Carbs
136g
46% DV

Fiber
7g
29% DV

Comfort food at its best! The ultimate Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Casserole with Rice is made from scratch with simple, wholesome ingredients. The flavorful rice, vegetables, and chicken come together in a creamy sauce with a buttery Ritz cracker topping. Add a salad and corn muffins or biscuits for a hearty, family-friendly dinner any night of the week!

3/4 c salted butter
1 onion
4 cloves garlic
1/2 c all purpose flour
3 c low sodium chicken broth
12 oz cream cheese
2 t fresh thyme
1 t fresh rosemary
1 T Dijon mustard
1 1/2 t kosher salt
1/2 t black pepper
4 c cooked shredded chicken
4 c cooked long grain white rice
4 c frozen baby broccoli florets
2 c coarsely crushed Ritz crackers ( mixed with 2 T melted butter )
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  • Preheat oven to 350° F . Grease a 9 x 13-inch baking dish; set aside.
  • In a large Dutch oven, melt butter over medium heat. Add onion and garlic; cook, stirring occasionally, until onion is...
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Nutritions

Calories
1348

Sodium
1443mg
60% DV

Fat
59g
91% DV

Protein
56g
113% DV

Carbs
141g
48% DV

Fiber
7g
31% DV