Christmas Cupcakes: Eggnog and Dark Chocolate Peppermint

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Christmas Cupcakes: Eggnog and Dark Chocolate Peppermint | Mrs. G's Appliance Chef

For Small Business Saturday this year, I made some festive holiday cupcakes in two flavors that represent the Christmas holiday for a lot of people: eggnog and peppermint. I brought back my fondant supplies for the branded toppings from the ribbon-cutting cupcakes to make yellow “Mrs. G” and white “Shop Small” toppers. Both cupcakes are pretty standard; it’s always the icing that makes them pop! There’s still enough time for you to make these for your holiday function. Just pop them in the freezer and then ice on the day you serve them. And maybe leave 2 for Santa instead of cookies? Read More

Pumpkin Mac ‘n’ Cheese & Orange Cardamom Cookies from the Big Brothers/Big Sister Autumn Culinaire

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On Thursday, October 23rd, I had the chance to join my culinary colleagues for the Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Mercer County Autumn Culinaire at Greenacres Country Club in Lawrenceville, NJ. It was such an honor to join some of the finest restaurants and chefs in Central Jersey and to share my passion with other food enthusiasts. It also gave me a chance to talk about our cooking classes and the catering I do for Debbie at Mrs. G. And we are always thrilled to help an organization that supports the success of local children. Read More

Recipes from the Princeton Chamber Independent Business Alliance Event at Miele USA HQ

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It’s a unique opportunity to cook at one of Mrs. G’s brand headquarters, especially when it’s local. On Tuesday, September 16th, The Princeton Chamber of Commerce Independent Business Alliance hosted Joe Grafton, Director of Development and Community Engagement with AMIBA at the Miele USA Headquarters right in Princeton. Over 140 people attended in support of the Chamber’s call to businesses to shift their spending and keep their business local. Read More

Lemon and Chocolate Branded Cupcakes for Mrs. G’s Groundbreaking Ceremony

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When Debbie asked me to make cupcakes for the groundbreaking on August 5th, I knew I wanted to make a lemon cupcake – something light and refreshing that ties in the new Mrs. G yellow. We also wanted cupcakes to represent the “ground “-breaking and our showroom neighbors Worldwide Wholesale Floor Coverings. So a deep rich chocolate cupcake was a must. Read More