Island Trader Vacations Reviews Where To Go Now To Get Your Sweet Treats
A NYC based cupcake factory, the Crumbs Bake Shop which first opened their doors in Manhattan 11 years ago has announced today that it would be closing its doors not just in this location but in its remaining locations throughout the U.S. Unfortunately for the millions of cupcake lovers on both U.S. coasts, the franchise was struggling with finances and had been closing locations for the past two years trying to stem off the losses. The question for thousands of 600 calorie cupcake loving fans is where to go now?
If you are a lover of all things cupcake and looking for the best places in NYC to get your sweet on, check out three of NYC’s best.
Founded in 1996, Buttercup serves classic American desserts. Situated in midtown, the Buttercup Bake Shop taste delights are made fresh each day. The bakery serves more than cupcakes including custom deserts as well for office parties, events and more however, for the cupcake lover, there is rarely anything more decadent than its classic cupcakes. Featured on many top cupcake lists for NYC, the Buttercup Bake Shop even offers custom inscriptions for an additional 50 cents as well. Their classic cupcakes include the classics such as vanilla and chocolate but a number of unique flavors as well including the Lady Baltimore and a specialty cupcake of the month.
Another favorite among the locals in NYC is the Magnolia Bakery. Founded in 1996, Magnolia opened its first store in the heart of the West Village. Today, Magnolia can be found in other cities across the country as well including LA and Chicago and internationally as well. For New Yorkers, the appeal of this cupcake hub are its daily specials such as Devils Food Cake with mocha buttercream on Monday and Coconut cake with meringue icing on Wednesday. Everyday you can enjoy tasty red velvet and other classic cupcakes as well and like the Buttercup, for just 50 cents you can even inscribe your cupcake.
Last in our list of cupcake favorites is Baked. A classic American bakery its specializes in all types of baking but for the cupcake lover, get a dozen to order with rotating varieties daily in house. Situated on Van Brunt in Brooklyn, Baked has been serving up taste delights since 2005 and has been recognized for its brownies as well.
The brownie era has not ended, it is still in full swing in NYC!