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Holiday Sugar Cookies

Christmas is less than a week away and Hanukkah starts tomorrow… time to start baking (if you haven’t already). These cookies bring me back to when I was a kid, helping mom bake before the whole family came over on Christmas Eve. Sugar cookies are a must have for your holiday get together.  They are so simple, but everyone loves them! Plus, it gives you and the kids a chance to get creative and decorate with frosting, sprinkles, or just about anything you want. Holiday Sugar Cookies 3/4 cup Kelapo coconut oil, softened 1 cup white sugar 2 eggs 1/2 […]


Red Velvet Cupcakes

Happy National Cupcake Day!  Today we are celebrating with a recipe that would be perfect for your holiday gathering… red velvet cupcakes.  I found a great recipe for the cupcakes from Paula Deen who is famous for using butter.  I used a great cream cheese frosting and substituted coconut oil for the butter.  Sorry Paula!   Red Velvet Cupcakes Adapted from Paula Deen’s recipe 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cocoa powder 1 1/2 cups Kelapo coconut oil 1 cup buttermilk, room temperature 2 large eggs, room temperature […]


Holiday Rum Cake Served at Soho

You asked for the recipe, so here it is! Our now famous Kelapo Rum Cakes were the hit of the SOHO show this past weekend in Orlando. We had so much fun exhibiting at the show,  seeing many of our favorite customers, and making some new friends too. Everyone was super excited about the launch of our Pre-measured baking sticks, so expect to see them in LOTS more stores in the coming months!   If this is your first time to our blog, make sure to check back daily for new recipes, special announcements, and all the latest news about […]