This is what was going on inside my head for, like, 3 days before making these. This flavor combination needed to happen. Immediately. Had someone told me that it could not be done, I may have been forced to give up baking for life. FOR LIFE.
Then, thankfully, the baking gods shown down upon me. Pick your own strawberries happened.
My dream was becoming a reality.
Armed with my hand-picked strawberries, in to the kitchen I went and through a cloud of flour, sugar, chocolate and berries, these cupcakes emerged. With panache.
These cupcakes are not pretending to be healthy, plain or simple. They are are full-on ostentatious with their vanilla bean cake, white chocolate frosting and berry compote center. They demand to eaten on bone china flatwear because, really, is there anything else on which a Vanilla Bean Cupcake with White Chocolate Frosting and Strawberry Filling can…
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