A classic vanilla cupcake, bursting with a slightly tart summer berry compote, and crowned with a halo of fluffy whipped cream cheese frosting. ‘Merica!
I don’t care what the calendar says. In America, summer starts on Memorial Day.
It’s the first of (arguably) four patriotic holidays of the year, and each one pretty much requires a fired up grill full of burgers and ribs, lots of beer, some sort of water games, and plenty of red, white, and blue all over the place.
And easy, handheld desserts of course. These perfectly patriotically delicious Firecracker Cupcakes totally fit the bill, right?!…