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yummiest cupcakes for 100 people

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we're having a 40th birthday party for my cousin and she wants cupcakes. where in the Santa Monica area is the yummiest cupcakes...not dry, not too sweet....the ones you just love love love! thanks

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  1. If you're restricted to around the Santa Monica, Vanilla Bake Shop is probably your best bet. I am not a cupcake lover and even I found them decent.

    ~H.C.
    http://la-oc-foodie.blogspot.com

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    1. re: AquaW

      just bought some today at Yummy's. next to Sur La Table. Liked those better than Vanilla Bakery. I would also try Caprice on Pico, across from Trader joes in SM. No cupcakes but AMAZING AMAZING PAstries: tarts, cookies, eclairs, french bakery.. Delisch!!!

      1. Stacy McCorkle, Sugarfix, 323-203-5532

        1. Vanilla Bake Shop's raspberry filled, ganache topped miniatures are beautiful and delicious--the best I've had...by a long shot.

          1. Cupcakes for 100 people = 200 cupcakes -- maybe? I could eat two.

            Some places charge crazy prices for cupcakes. Therefore, the total price might allow you to consider quality a little more and not restricting the search to SM. IMO, the best cupcakesand best price is just a drive south on the 405. Have a great party.

            Jongewaard's Bake 'n Broil (The moist Red Velvet is actually a sexy naughty crimson and the chocolate is also moist and good)
            3697 Atlantic Ave (At 37th st.)
            Long Beach, CA 90807
            (562) 595-0396