Pink Cupcakes

By: Jen Angel

Aug 11 2009

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Category: Birthdays, Cupcakes, Vegan


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This dozen is for Erin, who is bringing them to a birthday party. Her request was vegan chocolate cupcakes with pink (non-vegan) buttercream icing, sprinkles, and raspberries. I took some liberties and did a few different designs, and I am very happy with the way they turned out! This combination (chocolate + vanilla buttercream) is my absolute favorite flavor, because that’s what I ate for every birthday growing up. Of course I also like peanut butter and carrot and raspberry and all that, but as soon as I open the box, the smell is just amazing! Yes, pure sugar.

Coming up this week – mini cupcakes in two flavors for a cocktail party at my house!


2 comments on “Pink Cupcakes”

  1. Jen, everyone oooooohed and aaaaaaaaaahed over your pink cakelets! The other offerings in the sampling (from Icing on the Cake, Sprinkles, Kara’s, Love’s ~ all places in the south bay, I’m pretty sure) had a much higher (and grittier!) sugar content, and were deemed “TOO SWEET!” But the Angel Cakes were sweet in personality and spirit, and super-yummy to boot. Thanks for everything!

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