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Cinnabon Is Selling Whole Pints Of Their Iconic Frosting For The First Time Ever

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The best thing about a nice, warm cinnamon roll is arguably the divine cream cheese frosting slathered on top like a silk sheet on a tropical summer night. 

For the first time, Cinnabon is now taking their famous frosting and selling it by the pint for fans to use how they see fit. 

Cinnabon’s signature frosting will elevate practically any baked good you’re planning to make for the holidays, or if you’re anything like me, it will be utterly delicious paired with some black coffee and ruffled potato chips. 

Hey, don’t judge me. 

The limited-edition 13-oz Signature Cream Cheese Frosting pints are available nationwide at participating Cinnabon mall bakeries and food delivery providers for $5.99. You can find your nearest Cinnabon bakery store by peeping Cinnabon.com/locations.

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This Bakeshop Has The Cutest Inspiration For Their Filipino-Inspired Sweets

When Kristine de la Cruz and Annie Choi decided to join forces and combine their respective expertise in confections and coffee, the result became one of Los Angeles’ best bake and coffee shops. The secret to the sweet success at their endeavor, FrankieLucy Bakeshop, may lie in de la Cruz’s mastery of Filipino-inspired treats from her already established Crème Caramel LA and Choi’s knack and know-how with coffee at her own Found Coffee.

Or perhaps the secret could be the inspiration behind their new shop’s name. For those curious, FrankieLucy was inspired by de la Cruz’s and Choi’s two cute pups whose names are — you guessed it — Frankie and Lucy.

Adorable dogs, yummy and unique treats, and top notch coffee? Yeah, the formula for success is all there.

Clearly FrankieLucy Bakeshop has something for everybody at their Silver Lake neighborhood location in Los Angeles. From delicious custards, quiches, brownies, cookies, and cakes flavored with deft Filipino influence to a unique craft coffee program featuring Demitasse and boutique beans, it’s no wonder that FrankieLucy has come out the gate with great achievement in their first few months after opening.

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This Instagram Makes Stunning Tutorials On Frosting Cupcakes

Enjoy these six gorgeous designs we’re creating with our #wiltoncakes #tip1g and their amazing #wiltoncakedecorating tutorials!

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We’ve met many casual bakers over the years, and take it from us, frosting a cupcake can be far from a cakewalk. Cringe-worthy puns aside, knowing how to properly frost baked goods can take some practice. Luckily, there are dope people out there who are willing to lend a hand to anyone interested in the process.

The Instagram page of Royal Icing Baking Supply Co. features many mini tutorials on how to ice a cupcake, reports Design Taxi. Not just the standard swirl, if that’s what your’e expecting, but elegant patterns and piping techniques that will sure to impress anyone sampling your baked goods.

Any aspiring bakers looking for some fun and creative techniques to practice with, make sure to take a look at their page. 

One of our favorite #bakingtools from @wiltoncakes is our #leaftip. #somanypossibilities within this #wiltoncakedecorating tutorial!

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This Sneaky Sashimi Bowl Is Actually A Cake In Disguise

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There’s nothing comparable to a good bowl of sashimi over rice. The Japanese dish of raw fish has become a popular staple for those looking for something light and fresh, that isn’t rolled in seaweed. However, the next time you order a bowl of your favorite tuna cut, you might want to double check before biting into it. It could just be a cake pretending.

A local bakery in Shinjuku, Japan, is known for their impressive cake models. The bakery uses popular Japanese dishes as a template for their cakes. Honestly, you couldn’t tell them apart by looking.

Take this sashimi bowl, for example.

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Made with different pastry components, the cake is layered with candy colored ingredients to create the illusion of a well-stacked bowl of sashimi. This includes cucumbers, shredded seaweed and even a garnish of lettuce .

However, it’s all sweets.

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Under the layer of fanciful Japanese condiments, one will discover nothing more than mousse below the surface. The tuna is made from a red gelatin that’s carefully sliced. The seaweed and cucumbers are black and white chocolates, respectively. Even the rice is made from a colored mousse.

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Ah, you just gotta love Japan.

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How One Man’s Request For An Anti-Gay Cake Turned Into A Civil Rights Landmark

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So a man in Colorado walked into a bakery with designs for an anti-gay cake. While this sounds like the build-up to a tasteless joke, it actually turned into a huge win for civil rights.

Last March, William Jack asked the Denver-based Azucar Bakery to create two cakes for him in the shape of Bibles. The cakes would then quote anti-gay verses and feature an image of two groomsmen holding hands. Their hands would then be crossed out.

The owner of the bakery, Marjorie Silva, refused Jack’s request and told him that her bakery does not discriminate against groups of people. She did, however, offer to make the Bible cakes and give Jack the icing to decorate his cakes any way he wanted.

Jack was not pleased with this decision. The dissatisfied customer took the case to the Colorado Civil Rights Division, ironically, for discriminating against him. Silva, however, refuted the claim saying that she refused to serve him based on his request of “derogatory language and imagery.”

According to sources, the ruling stated that Silva would not accept orders discriminating against gays just as she wouldn’t accept orders discriminating against Christians. Essentially, the bakery would refuse to make a cake that discriminated against anyone. Period.

The Colorado Rights Division ruled in favor of Silva, last week. The past year has been an intense one for Silva and her bakery, but she stands firmly behind her decision and is glad she won.

Jack, however, plans to appeal this decision.

 

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16 Insane OREO Recipes

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This college study reveals something we probably could’ve copped to all along: Oreos may be just as addictive as cocaine. Now that we’ve confirmed the uphill battle we face against these creamy sandwich cookies is definitely real, we’re just going to give in and buy a package (or three). If you, too, have an Oreo obsession, we suggest taking it to the next level with these creative spins on the cookie.

Slutty Brownies

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Offensive name? Yes. Downright delicious? Yes! Our version of slutty brownies involves Funfetti cake.

Oreo Icebox No-Bake Cake

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This cake is made entirely out of cookies. How, might you ask? The cookies absorb the moisture from the whipped cream, creating a sliceable, no-bake icebox cake.

Fried Oreos

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Re-create fair food at home by battering and frying Oreos in pancake mix. Make these easy homemade fried Oreos, then dust them with powdered sugar for the ultimate indulgent treat.

Oreo-Stuffed Funfetti Cupcakes

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Load up your cupcakes by making these Oreo-stuffed Funfetti cupcakes, featuring a surprise Oreo in the center.

 Oreo Churros

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Experience fried Oreo churros, and you won’t be disappointed.

Slutty Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches

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These slutty brownie ice cream sandwiches involve chocolate chip cookies, brownies, and Oreo ice cream.

Oreo Ice Cream Sandwiches

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All you need is Oreo cookies, some ice cream, and sprinkles to create these mini Oreo ice cream sandwiches.

Oreo Cookies-and-Cream No-Bake Cheesecake

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With a graham-cracker crust and creamy filling, there’s no cooking required in this Oreo cookies-and-cream no-bake cheesecake.

Oreo Cookie-Dough Dip

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Imagine cookie dough . . . in dip form. That’s exactly what’s going on with this Oreo cookie-dough dip.

Peppermint Oreo Cookie Balls

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Oreo truffles are sent over the edge with these peppermint Oreo cookie balls.

Oreo Muffins

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Oreos make another breakfast appearance in this hot chocolate Oreo muffins recipe.

Pudding-Stuffed Oreos

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Stuff Oreos with Oreo-flavored pudding, and if you’re over 21, spike it with some vodka.

Oreo Milkshake

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Up the ante with a frothy, no-holds-barred fountain-shop treat that couldn’t be easier to make at home.

Oreo Biscotti

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The cookie within a cookie, dip these Oreo biscotti in milk for a heavenly pairing.

Oreo Blizzard

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Want to add even more fun to your Oreo drink? Blend up an ultrathick Oreo blizzard.

Oreo Pancakes

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These Oreo pancakes with cookies-and-cream glaze come fully loaded with Oreos in the batter and in the glaze topping — enough said.

Written by PopSugar‘s Anna Roberts

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Dragon Cake Looks Both Terrifying and Delicious

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