Cupcakes could quite possibly be one of the world's most perfect foods—a tiny cake, just for you!—were it not for those annoying wrappers you have to peel away. But thanks to Dr. Oetker, those are now edible too.
When I saw these psychedelic cupcakes I really thought they weren't real—just regular cupcakes photoshopped to look like this. Upon closer inspection, I realized they were indeed real. Too bad that frosting is not made with lysergic acid diethylamide.
To celebrate the release of The Hobbit, Wellington bakery Imaginarium Cakes made a baker's dozen (plus Gandalf, Bilbo, and Gollum) of Hobbit cupcakes, icing each one to carefully match its corresponding character's hairstyle and facial hair. The Bifur axe in the head is especially adorable, but I tip my Bofur hat to…
The Regali Kitchen in Quezon City, Philippines, specializes in fondant creations — and now they've made what could be the greatest Doctor Who cupcakes I've ever seen. Feast your eyes on these! If you can't make it out to the Philippines to eat some, at least you can admire them from afar. And use them as inspiration…
Want to turn yourself off cupcakes once and for all? Pay a visit to The Evil Cake Shop, where fondant comes in boils, scabs, and genital warts. And these treats are meant to be enjoyed with your eyes open.
Sprinkles is the Beverly Hills-based cupcake shop that's credited with re-kindling the trend that's sweeping America's waistlines. And it will soon make it even easier to get your miniature cake fix—at all hours of the day—with an automated ATM.
So much news passes before our collective eyes every day that we couldn't possibly cover it all. Mostly because much of it isn't worth covering! But here are a some borderline tidbits we passed on, just in case.
Just imagine the look of surprise on an al Qaeda member's face when they thought they were loading a tutorial on how to "make a bomb in the kitchen of your mom" but actually got...a recipe for mojito cupcakes.
For her husband's birthday, pastry sculptor Vivian made him cupcakes depicting the entire crew of Firefly. The little details — like Jayne's hat and Wash's dinosaur — make all the difference here. You can see close-ups at her blog.
The weekend officially starts with this video: Cupcakes hurled at people's faces with a 120psi cupcake cannon, captured at 700 frames per second. Repeat: Super slow motion cupcake EXPLOSIONS. [Johnny Cupcakes]
The kitchen at Lucasfilm's Big Rock Ranch delights in cooking up Star Wars themed confections. But how do their sweet treats compare with other cupcakes from that galaxy far, far away?
This might be the perfect device to get someone to make more cupcakes for you: The Cupcake Kitchen Timer, which at 3.5 inches tall is almost big enough to qualify as a cake. Or you know what? You could take a giant leap and makes some cupcakes yourself! Don't bite into this one, though—it's made of hand-painted resin.…
We've posted a lot of gadget cakes in these parts, which is precisely why we're so excited when someone takes it "to the next level." In avant garde fashion, the likes of which we will not wrap our head around for years (possibly decades), Cakes By 2 Moms has created Apple-themed cupcakes—cakes that fit in a cup—cake…