Friday, February 7, 2014

Death By Oreo Cupcakes

Martha Stewart

A warm welcome! This beautiful centerpiece is for all of us to enjoy. 



I'm joining Rattlebridge Farm for the return of the Mystery Ingredient Club. All the hearts and flowers and chocolates, Valentine's Day is fun to share with anyone special in your life. Not a year goes by when we don't have chocolate on Valentine's Day which is also our wedding anniversary. A friend of my mom's made cupcakes for a birthday party, and I fell in love with them. They will be enjoyed by all my special Valentines.  ❤ ❤




Ingredients:
1 package Oreo Cookies, regular size
1 package Mini Oreo Cookies, for decoration (optional)
1 package chocolate cake mix (mix according to directions on box)
8 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
1/2 cup butter (1 stick), room temperature
3 3/4 cups powdered sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
cupcake liners

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix packaged cake mix according to directions (do not bake). Line cupcake tins with liner, place a regular size Oreo cookie in the bottom of each liner. Take 1/2 of remaining cookies and chop coarsely and add to cake mix. Fill the cupcake tins. Bake for 15 minutes. While cupcakes are baking make the frosting.

Cream together butter and cream cheese. Add vanilla, then add powdered sugar slowly until blended well. Chop remaining regular-sized Oreos very fine (I put the cookies in the food processor instead of trying to chop them up super fine and it worked out really well). Add to frosting. After cupcakes have cooled frost and decorate with Mini Oreos. The recipe made 24 cupcakes.

❤ ❤
Debbie
Debbie@Mountain Breaths
Debbie@Mountain Breaths

Hello, I'm Debbie.I enjoy hiking, kayaking, cross country skiing and snowshoeing in the Adirondack Mountains (thus Mountain Breaths). I live in Upstate NY with my supportive husband and have three precious sons..

15 comments:

  1. Your cupcakes look delicious Debbie! What a way to go :)

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  2. wow, cookies and cake in a cupcake, that is deadly!! I couldn't take my eyes off your ombre rose arrangement! That is stunning~
    Jenna

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  3. Kidlets would like these..anything Oreo:)

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  4. Ther arrangement is stunning and yes, very romantic in those rose colors! My goodness, those cupcakes are luxurious...I am ready to die for them, lol! Thanks for your sweet visit. Do have a great weekend.
    FABBY

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  5. It just wouldn't be Valentine's Day without chocolate :) What a lovely centerpiece. Leave it to Martha! Delicious cupcakes. What a delicious treat these cupcakes would be!

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  6. Oh, goodie! I"ll have a one or two of these. I'd definitely op to include the mini on top. They are so cute!

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  7. These look delicious! Perfect for Valentine's Day! Lovely setting, too!

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  8. Your cupcakes look yummy Debbie! Gorgeous centerpiece too:@)

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  9. Oh I will have to give that recipe a try, it looks so good, I adore the beautiful flowers on the table, the colors are breath taking...

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  10. Mmmmm these sound so chocolaty delicious, Debbie! Bring it on for ❤️ Day (or any day!). xo

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  11. Wow, these look fantastic Debbie. i might have to add them to my party list. Happy Valentine's....xoxo

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  12. My family would love these!

    - The Tablescaper

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  13. They look delicious! Belated Happy Anniversary!

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