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Golden Butter Cake with Chocolate Marshmallow Frosting

6 egg yolks
1 cup milk
2 tsp. vanilla
1 1/2 cup sugar
1 Tablespoon + 1 tsp. Baking Powder
3/4 teaspoon salt
12 Tablespoons butter
3 cup flour

Mix yolks, 1/4 cup of the milk & vanilla. Put all dry ingredients in mixing bowl. Beat in butter till like crumbs. Beat in remaining milk. Now slowly beat in egg yolk mixture. Beat till smooth. Pour into a greased & floured 9x13 pan & bake 350 degrees 25 -35 minutes. Poke holes in cake with an object about the diameter of a drinking straw. Pour Chocolate Marshmallow Frosting over warm cake. Smooth for an even finish.

Chocolate Marshmallow Frosting
3 cups semi sweet chocolate chips
1 bag marshmallows
1teaspoon vanilla
dash of salt
1/2 to 1 cup of light cream
2 cups powdered sugar
Microwave chocolate chips on 50% power till melted about 2 minutes. Stir 1/2 thru and again when melted to smooth. Add marshmallows & microwave full power till melted about 1 1/2 minutes. Stir till smooth. Now beat in cream & sugar till texture is frosting consistancy. Add more or less as you prefer. Frost warm cake. Frosting will pool down in holes and smooth over the top. Delicious!

Sunday, October 13, 2013

Sweet & Spicy Pumpkin Graham Muffins

 

The joy of Autumn & the glorious taste of spices & pumpkin together in a variety of ways! These muffins are a great start to your day or the perfect treat to go with your evening cocoa or hot mulled cider! I made these without the extra add in ingredients but any of the ones on the list would be delicious too! No matter which you choose these muffins will be DELICIOUS!
 2 & 1/2 Cups Flour
1 Cup Graham Cracker Crumbs ( I crushed my own but bought are fine too)
1 Cup Sugar
1 TBS Baking Powder
1 TSP Salt
2 TSP Cinnamon
1 TSP Ginger
1/2 TSP Cloves
1/2 TSP Nutmeg
Stir all the dry together until mixed evenly! Now add all at once the following:
2 Beaten Eggs
1/4 Cup Vegetable Oil
1 Cup Pumpkin Puree
1 Cup Plain Yogurt
2 TSP Vanilla
 
Dump right into the dry & mix with a heavy spoon until everything is wet & evenly mixed! 
ADD IN EXTRAS IF DESIRED: ! Cup Raisins, OR 1 Cup Chocolate Chips, OR 1 Cup Nuts Chopped, OR 1 Cup Coconut. Just stir in after after everything is mixed!
 
Spoon into a sprayed muffin pan with 12 wells. You may use paper liners if you wish! Now create the following topping:
3/4 Cup Flour
3/4 Cup Sugar
2/3 cup Graham Cracker Crumbs
2 TSP Cinnamon
4 TBS Melted Butter
Stir all dry together, add melted butter & mix well. Spoon over unbaked muffins dividing evenly over each muffin. Now sprinkle more cinnamon over each muffin & give a sprinkle of Sanding Sugar or regular sugar over the top. Bake at 400 degrees for 20 minutes or until baked to a nice lightly brown & raised top finish! I tested with a wooden toothpick & it came at clean at 20 minutes! You should smell the aroma in my kitchen right now, Pumpkin & Spices fill the house! You must let these cool about 6 minutes before removing from the pan! Just turn upside & dump. If any refuse to dump out tap the bottoms of the pan wells with a heavy knife, at last resort run a knife around the edges of the muffin. These will come out easily & I have not lost a muffin yet! ENJOY YOUR FALL FLAVOR FEST FOODIES!

                                                                        
                                                                               

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