Posts tagged "cupcakes"

Scary Monsters, Super Treats: How To Make Adorable Halloween Monster Cupcakes

Do you want to make festive Halloween cupcakes, but you have basically low to no frosting skills? I got your back! Here’s a very simple monster cupcake that takes basically…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 27, 2015 - 9:00 am

Brace Yourselves: Crumbs Cupcake Shops Have All Suddenly Closed

The formerly beloved cupcake chain Crumbs closed its doors yesterday, likely to never open again. The company’s 48 stores in 10 states are suddenly gone, and countless Crumbs employees lost…

Claire Hannum | July 8, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Dream Or Nightmare: Mountain Dew Doritos Cupcakes

Ladies and gentlemen, meet the Mountain Dew Doritos Cupcake, a hybrid of neon green soda, lemon cake mix, and nacho cheese chips. I think Claire put it best: “if ever a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 29, 2014 - 9:00 am

We Obviously All Need These Edible Cupcake Wrappers

I’m a weirdo who eats her cupcakes with a fork, but thanks to these new edible cupcake wrappers, I guess I don’t have to anymore! I can bite right into…

Claire Hannum | June 28, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Bear Crashes Birthday Party By Falling Through Family’s Skylight, Proceeds To Eat All The Cupcakes

A Juneau, Alaska, couple was prepping for their child’s birthday party at their home when they received a visit from a surprise party crasher — a 180-pound black bear who…

Claire Hannum | June 26, 2014 - 2:30 pm

11 Things We Need In Vending Machines More Than Cupcakes

What hath you wrought, cupcake craze? Manhattan has finally gotten its very own Sprinkles Cupcake ATM. Yes, an actual ATM that dispenses cupcakes. While I haven’t tried it yet, I…

Claire Hannum | March 29, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Behold, The Grossest Cupcake Ever!

You may think you’ve seen the grossest desserts out there (we’ve covered quite a few), but consider first this maggot-removal cupcake showcased by
In some ways, this cupcake is so much worse than those STD cupcakes or…

Huffington Post Weird News | October 1, 2013 - 6:45 pm

Celebrate The Onset Of Your Seasonal Affective Disorder With These Depressing Pastries

Winter is coming. Which means that seasonal affective disorder season is right around the corner. I don’t know about you, but the first thing I reach for when I’m depressed…

Ami Angelowicz | September 5, 2013 - 11:40 am

Dream Or Nightmare: Cupcakes Made Entirely Of Frosting

These cupcakes, created by Stefani Pollack of Cupcake Project, actually contain no cake: they’re made entirely of frosting. Instead of chocolate cake, the base is made by piling chocolate frosting…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 6, 2013 - 3:40 pm

Tales Of A Thoroughly Disappointing Cupcake(-Shaped Vibrator)

Ami was disappointed that a press release which seemed to offer her a free cupcake (!) to try was actually offering her a free cupcake-shaped vibrator to test.
I was…

Jessica Wakeman | May 1, 2013 - 5:20 pm

In Defense Of Cupcakes

I did not enjoy the recent article in the Wall Street Journal saying that consumers have “gourmet-cupcake burnout” and that’s why cupcake stock and sales are down. “Demand is flat.

Ami Angelowicz | April 19, 2013 - 2:40 pm

Weekend Project: I Think We All Deserve A Vodka Cupcake

As you can probably tell, it has been quite a stressful week here at Frisky HQ. Thanks to a hard drive fire (seriously, a fire!), our admin capabilities has been…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 12, 2013 - 10:00 am

Check Out These Rad Thanksgiving Dinner Cupcakes!

You know Thursday is going to be a caloric shitshow. Why not pass on the tryptophan overdose and gun for a sugar rush instead? These Thanksgiving dinner cupcakes are all…

Jessica Wakeman | November 21, 2012 - 4:30 pm

Do Not Want: STD Cupcakes

A UK baker known as Miss Cakehead, famous for her anatomically correct treats and recently, the Human Meat Shop, has taken dessert to a macabre level with her limited edition…

Ami Angelowicz | October 11, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Assorted Thoughts On The Cupcake ATM From A Sugar Addict

I want to take a moment to bow down to Candace Nelson, creator of Sprinkles cupcakes, judge on the Food Network’s “Cupcake Wars,” and now, the inventor of the Cupcake…

Ami Angelowicz | September 26, 2012 - 3:20 pm

This Bratwurst Cupcake Is The Worst

You guys, this is a culinary creation called Cupcakewurst. What is Cupcakewurst, you ask? Well, it’s cupcake batter stuffed into a sausage casing, grilled, and served on a long doughnut…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 21, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Weekend Project: Highway To Heaven Cupcakes

The Sugar Cube is a food cart in Portland that serves the most ridiculous and amazing sweets you’ll ever eat. Case in point: the Highway To Heaven cupcake, a chocolate…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 19, 2012 - 10:00 am

Kenzo Designers Treat The Crowd To … Cupcakes

If there’s one thing that’s generally true about the fashion industry, it’s that fashion and delicious buttery snacks usually (almost never) don’t go together. But not so in the case…

Julie Gerstein | March 6, 2012 - 10:40 am

Los Angeles Bakery To Open 24-Hour Cupcake ATM

Delicious news! If, per chance, you’ve been considering a move to the City of Angels, this should seal the deal: a cupcake bakery by the name of Sprinkles has clinched…

Rachel Krause | March 1, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Cupcake Orgy: 10 Springy Cupcake Recipes We Want To Eat Right Now

Don’t get us wrong, we love the rich chocolatey desserts of winter, but we’re right now we’re pretty excited about the lighter flavors of spring. Why not celebrate the upcoming…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 21, 2012 - 11:00 am