How My Cupcake Addiction Found A Delicious Recipe for Working with Brands

by Andy Smith
This year at VidCon I had the distinct pleasure of interviewing Elise Strachan from My Cupcake Addiction. Not only does she have nearly 9 million followers across all of her social media networks, her channels on YouTube and Facebook have generated nearly 1Billion video views between them! She has channeled her passion for sweets into a cupcake empire, and has worked with a n ...Read the full article

Skittles Rainbow Cake! How to make a Skittles Cake - Cupcake Addiction & Cupcakes & Cardio!

Subscribe Here: http://bit.ly/MyCupcakeAddiction Skittles flavoured cake, Skittles frosting and Skittles decoration - SO MUCH SKITTLES! Today I teamed up with one of my fave channels, Cupcakes and Cardio to make this amazing Skittles Cake! Link to my Buttercream frosting recipe: http://bit.ly/Butter_Cream Click Here to visit Cupcakes and Cardio: http://bit.ly/1tvgGP6 Click Here to see Jenn's Skittles Cake recipe: http://bit.ly/1uLJF1z Click Here to read my blog post on more Skittles ideas: http://bit.ly/1p4IGUs Click Here for the Skittles Sprinkles video: http://bit.ly/skittlesprinkles Click Here for the sugar cookie recipe: http://bit.ly/1fX2Fon Tools & Equipment: Baking tray lined with baking paper Pizza cutter Pastry brush Scissors Edible marker Serrated edge knife Rolling pin Red ribbon Cake board (or plate) Zip lock bag Ingredients: The Cake! Click the link above and below for the recipe Skittles - about 5 bags and I used tropical & regular flavours 1 x empty skittles bag, cut open neatly Skittles sanding sugar (recipe link above and below) - or you can use sprinkles, candy melts or fondant in all the colours of the rainbow Kit Kat blocks - 3-4 family blocks Melted wite chocoalte (about 150grams) Sugar cookie dough (recipe link above and below) Spare flour (to sprinkle on your surface) Click Here to read my blog post on more Skittles ideas: http://bit.ly/1p4IGUs Click Here for the Skittles Sprinkles video: http://bit.ly/skittlesprinkles Click Here for the sugar cookie recipe: http://bit.ly/1fX2Fon Click Here to visit Cupcakes and Cardio: http://bit.ly/1tvgGP6 Click Here to see Jenn's Skittles Cake recipe: http://bit.ly/1uLJF1 Connect with me on: Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1cOOpu6 Twitter: http://bit.ly/1chFsvF Instagram: http://bit.ly/134thON Pinterest: http://bit.ly/17awkC5 I'd love to see pics of your cakes and cake pops on ANY of the above -- You all know how mine turn out -- now show me YOUR creations! Xx Elise For my large appliances (did you notice my amazing fridge?) I can't go past Smeg: http://bit.ly/TEVIP9 For small appliances (including my awesome mixer!) I love Breville products: http://bit.ly/1khKsiF Music: "Crazy for you" by Chris Bussey / Gareth Johnson via Audio Network www.audionetwork.com


RAINBOW HEART CAKE | Surprise Inside Valentine's Dessert | My Cupcake Addiction + Nestle Toll House

More Valentine's Ideas HERE http://bit.ly/MCATollHouse Today I made a super cute Valentine's Day Cake with a stunning rainbow striped love heart hidden right inside a bundt cake! Click HERE --- http://bit.ly/MCATollHouse --- to check out some other super cute original recipes I created with Nestle Toll House products Check out the Very Best Baking Channel Here: http://bit.ly/MCAVeryBestBakingYT Big thanks to Nestle Toll House for teaming up with me on today’s video! #sponsored Print the recipe here: http://bit.ly/rainbowbundt Here's the full recipe to recreate this amazing cake :) For the vanilla rainbow cake: (this is a SINGLE batch of my vanilla cake and you need two of them) Cook Time - 15-20 minutes @175c / 350f 260g / 9oz Plain flour, sifted 225g / 8oz Caster sugar (USA - granulated) 250g / 8.8oz Butter, softened 110g / 3.8oz Whole milk 3 x 65g/2.2oz Eggs, room temperature (ex-large) 40g / 1.4oz Vegetable oil 3 tsp Baking powder 1 tsp vanilla extract (or essence) Instructions Place butter, sugar, vanilla, oil and eggs into a mixing bowl Beat on high speed with an electric mixer (whisk or paddle attachment) until ingredients are well combined and appear light and fluffy (approx 1 -2 minutes) Combine baking powder and flour together and stir Add flour, baking powder and milk to creamed mixture Beat on high speed until flour is completely mixed through (approx. 30 seconds - 1 minute) Divide evenly into 6 bowls and colour in 6 vibrant, bright colours before placing each colour into a separate snap seal bag Follow instructions as per video to create your rainbow striped love hearts! For the Chocolate Bundt Cake: Oven Temp: 175c / 350f 4oz Nestle Toll House Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels 100ml whipping cream 340g / 12oz Plain flour, sifted 315g / 11oz Caster sugar (USA - granulated) 225g / 8oz Butter, softened (eqv. 2 sticks) 225g / 8oz Water, room temperature 55g / 2oz Nestle Toll House Cocoa Powder 3 x 65g/2.2oz Eggs, room temperature (ex-large) 40g / 1.4oz Vegetable oil 4 tsp Baking powder 2tsp Vanilla Instructions Combine baking powder and flour together and stir to combine Add sugar, butter, water, eggs, cocoa, oil and vanilla and beat on low speed with an electric mixer using a whisk or paddle attachment until all ingredients are just combined Beat on high speed until mixture lightens in colour and becomes fluffy (approx. 1.5 - 2 minutes) Combine Nestle Toll House Semi Sweet Chocolate Morsels with 100ml whipping cream and microwave on 30 second intervals, stirring in between until you have a silky chocolate river Fold chocolate mixture through cake batter beating on a low speed to combine For the Chocolate Ganache frosting 8oz Nestle Toll House Semi Sweet Chocolate Morsels 200ml whipping cream Instructions: Combine Nestle Toll House Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels with 200ml whipping cream and microwave on 30 second intervals, stirring in between until you have a silky chocolate river Spoon over warm chocolate bundt cake, allowing to drizzle down the sides and pool in the centre FOLLOW ME ON: FACEBOOK for quick vids, posted daily: http://on.fb.me/1cOOpu6 INSTAGRAM for sneak peeks and the best sweet pics: http://bit.ly/134thON TWITTER - because nobody else does: http://bit.ly/1chFsvF PINTEREST to save & pin my stuff: http://bit.ly/17awkC5 My PERSONAL FACEBOOK Strictly for Selfies: http://on.fb.me/1IGhIO2 www.mycupcakeaddiction.com