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Jul 12, 2014 09:51 PM

Cupcakes anyone.....

So many choices. Have read articles. Viewed Yelp and now I want to here it from locals ....... where are the best cupcakes spots? I mean really good, good choice, not dry, just heavenly. Please share your knowledge, will be in town July 21-23

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    1. re: thegforceny

      i'd say Billy's are my favorite, also. can't talk about cupcakes without mentioning Two Little Red Hens, though.

      1. re: coasts

        Two little red hens blackout cupcake is a must for anyone who likes chocolate....

    2. I'd recommend some cake balls from Momofuku Milk Bar instead.

      Two Little Red Hens
      Chikalicious Dessert Club
      Butter Lane

      Avoid Baked By Melissa, Crumbs (if still around when you get here), Magnolia.

      Any bakery can have quality control issues too, so you might randomly get a dry one.

        1. Butter Lane - I sent a large order with a wide assortment and the people that received them were very impressed

          1. Buttercup bakery on 2nd ave in the e50s, the hummingbird flavor is the most moist (like carrot cake plus crushed pineapple in the cake). While you're there get the banana pudding too.
            Two little red hens for their chocolate.

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            1. re: Ttrockwood

              I like their hummingbird cake. Made with real hummingbirds! Note: NOT organic.

              1. re: thegforceny

                The cake slice is even better than the cupcake! Must be all those tiny beaks.... (Or the delightful frosting)