Cupcakes

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Happy Birthday to Kermit’s Bake Shoppe

Kermit’s Bake Shoppe turns three today and they’re celebrating by giving all customers a free mini-cupcake with any purchase for pickup or delivery today. In […]

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Boozy Buttercream Preps for Dîner en Blanc

There’s less than one month until a very secret spot in Philly is taken over by diners decked out head to toe in white. Dîner […]

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Happy Birthday to Kermit’s Bake Shoppe

Kermit’s Bake Shoppe turns one  today. And from now until Friday, July 25th, the first twenty people a day who recite, in their best Lady Gaga […]

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To Do: Eat Cupcakes For Charity at Philabundance’s Cupcake Smash

Eat cupcakes, fight hunger. That’s the idea behind Philabundance’s Cupcake Smash, happening this Saturday at the Piazza at Schmidts. Now, I tend to be of the […]

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Tales From The Cupcake Wars: Crumbs Bake Shop Goes Dark In Rittenhouse

Remember what a big deal it was when Crumbs Bake Shop came to town? We reported on the announcement, tracked the location in Rittenhouse Square […]

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Mob Wives’ Alicia DiMichele on Passyunk Avenue

VH1’s Mob Wives breakout star Alicia DiMichele stops by Gigi Andrew‘s Ms. Goody Cupcakes on East Passyunk Avenue, and samples one of the new “It’s […]

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Closings on South Street West

There are plenty of reasons to be bullish on South Street west of Broad but a couple established businesses are on the way out. The […]

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Betty’s Speakeasy Is Calling It Quits

Betty’s Speakeasy at 2241 Grays Ferry Avenue is calling it quits after five years. The Graduate Hospital area shop was known for its coffee, pastries […]

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Sweet Box Opens Brick and Mortar Shop Tomorrow on 13th Street

Gretchen Fantini started selling her  cupcakes at Piazza at Schmidt’s farmers’ market. Then came the Sweet Box Cupcake Truck and now she’s opening Sweet Box […]

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More New York Cupcakes Are Coming to Philadelphia

Baked by Melissa, an eleven location strong cupcake chain out of New York is looking to expand to Philadelphia. Right now they’re advertising for a […]

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Crumbs Bake Shop Opening on Rittenhouse By Thanksgiving?

Crumbs Bake Shop at 133 S 18th Street has gotten its awning and is aiming to open before Thanksgiving. – Photo by Mownia Mowtruse III

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Spooky Ghost Cupcakes at Night Kitchen Bakery

Spooky mocha chocolate cupcakes go for $4.50 a cupcake.  

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Sweet Box Cupcakes Getting a Storefront

Gretchen Fantini of the  Sweet Box Cupcakes truck is getting a storefront at 13th and Panama, just down from Dirty Frank’s. Fantini has won praise […]

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Philly Cupcake Coming to 20th and South

View Larger Map The attractive and underused space at the southeast corner of 20th and South (it was a seldom open gallery) has a sign […]

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Best of Philly: This Is What 400 People Eating Cupcakes Looks Like

Over the weekend, we had a gigantic public tasting for this year’s Best of Philly issue. The challenge? Pick the best cupcake in Philadelphia. And […]