Tag Archives: cupcake

Duffin: doughnut meets muffin

Another baking mashup! The duffin is a combo of doughnut and muffin.There’s a couple of interpretations out there: 1 – main bit has the texture of a doughnut, but a bit lighter, topped with a sweet topping 2 – a … Continue reading

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Scotland’s first cupcake vending machine

The first cupcake vending machine in Scotland (are there any others in the UK?) has been unveiled today, by Bradford’s Bakers, in the St Enoch Centre. In line with local tastes, one of the flavours is Irn-Bru! Thanks to @ajeastwood … Continue reading

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TNBT: sweet/savoury cupcakes

I posted about the trend towards unusual cupcakes and sweet/savoury combo desserts back in June 2011 and now there are signs that savoury cupcakes are gathering pace. 1 – international flavours mashed up with standard sweet cupcakes Check out these … Continue reading

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Cake and coffee news

The world’s first cupcake ATM!! Sprinkles cupcake bakery has opened a 24-hour ATM offering freshly baked cupcakes, cupcake mixes, merchandise and, weirdly, cupcake treats for dogs. Only in Los Angeles… [search for “vending machine” in the search box for some … Continue reading

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TNBT: Good cake gone bad

Forget girly cupcakes, pink swirly frosting, dainty little macaroons, whoopie pies, childish cake pops and the rest of those innocent sweet home baked goods… it’s all about GOOD CAKE GONE BAD. Sponge cake? Chuck in a can of Coke. (See … Continue reading

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TNBT: ‘deconstructed’ cupcakes and multi-taste desserts

Another great food trend article from the Independent. Apparently, TNBT in cakes is unusual twists on the traditional cupcake. “Cupcakes, the ubiquitous dessert popular for being a portable, indulgence in cake and icing form, are now being set aflame, dipped … Continue reading

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