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The Beer Buddy Cupcake as featured on CTV Morning Live Saskatoon

If you’ve been following our Facebook Page, you might know that we’ve been asked by CTV Morning Live Saskatoon (a local news station in our city) to come on air to do a cooking segment. When Bob & I got the news we were pretty excited and started racking our brains for what we could make under their requested theme of “Grey Cup Party”. We knew we should stick to our classics with Bob covering the grilled cheese front and myself, tackling the cupcakes. But my brain had a bit of a “food block” – how can you make a cupcake appropriate for a football party?? Now here was my thought pattern: football…party…manly men yelling at a TV…beer….pretzels...okay, now let’s combine them into something sweet, salty and decadent: The Beer Buddy Cupcake – a beer infused chocolate cupcake topped with a Salted Caramel Buttercream and garnished with pretzels. Voila! Game day appropriate cupcakes! Now let’s get to the recipe…

**Watch us make these Beer Buddy Cupcakes & Bob’s Loaded Nacho Grilled Cheese on LIVE TV!**

BS’ in the Kitchen on CTV Morning Live

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Pumped-Up Peanut Butter Pie (For Mikey)

If anyone follows lots of food blogs, you would have seen the trend of peanut butter pie. These have been in support of an American food blogger, Jennie, who lost her husband Mikey to a heart attack. There’s been a surge of PB Pie recipes, not only to show support and love for for Jennie and her family, but to also reflect on those special people in your life. So let’s get to this delicious recipe for Pumped-Up Peanut Butter Pie. For those of you who are wondering, I made this pie for one of my closest friends who is currently in the process of kicking cancer’s ugly ass. Their courage continues to amaze me and I’m proud to call them my friend for the past 12 years – even if they make fun of how I say frustrated…. Continue reading

Salted Ganache Chocolate Cheesecake

Okay before we even begin I have to confess that this is totally a cheater recipe – but hey, it looks fancy and works great when you’re in a pinch for time. Since this recipe is all for conserving time, let’s get to it.

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