Are you in the mood for something sweet? Trying to satisfy that sweet tooth? Your prayers to the pastry gods have been answered! We have made up a sweet list of the “Best Cupcake Shops in Sacramento”! It’s one of the biggest trends to the hit the pastry world, and now it’s swept across our city! Go ahead and take a peep at some of the tastiest cupcakes Sacramento has to offer, but just warning, this list may cause a toothache!
Icing On The Cupcake
1121 Alhambra Blvd.
Fufu and contemporary combined? Yes, that’s what Icing on the Cupcake is all about! Everything that this establishment creates is fussed over down to the last detail. From their packaging, party favors, cupcake towers, birthday parties, T-shirts and even their little gift tags, it’s all about the detail! Oh, and the cupcakes too!!!! Enjoy a “Chocolate Snowball” or a “Blueberry Cheesecake” cupcake, but be sure to the check the schedule for your favorites!! But one thing is for sure, you have to try their signature “Pinkdelicious” cupcake, which is made with moist chocolate cake and topped with a pink vanilla buttercream frosting. Yum! Check it out for yourself!
2100 Arden Way, Suite 169
Are you in the mood for something different? Something with a little bit more flair? Cupcake Craving is the place to go if you’re in the mood for a gourmet, handcrafted cupcake and cupcake cakes for every day and every special occasion. Be sure to try the “Koo-Koo for Macaroons!” cupcake, which is the perfect rendition of the rich cookie. Prices range from $2-$2.50 each, to $27 for a Craver’s Dozen. The cupcake cakes, which are made from any combination of their flavors and frosted in either butter cream frosting or cream cheese frosting, as well as topped with a picture or logo made of edible rice paper, is perfect for any special occasion.
The Frosted Cake Shop
1820 29th Street
Established in 2008, the Frosted Cake Shop is your premiere destination for cakes and cupcakes in Midtown Sacramento. This establishment specializes in custom cake designs with quality, fresh flavor combinations to enhance any celebration. Although their specialty is cakes, The Frosted Cake Shop recognizes that sometimes cupcakes are just right for your event. This bakery is currently operated by appointment only, so please contact them to coordinate your cupcake or cake order.
2600 Fair Oaks Blvd, Suite 103
Green tea cupcake? Earl Grey Lavender Cupcake? Yes, you read that right! Esther’s Cupcakes is home to some of the most unique cupcakes in town! Not a fan, don’t fret, they also have some of the tastiest treats such as the “Chocolate Ganache” and “Hazelnut” cupcakes just to name a few. The cupcakes are baked daily in small batches throughout the day, and the chefs only use the finest ingredients including Madagascar bourbon, vanilla, Ghiradelli chocolate, fresh local strawberries and other produce. Not only does Esther’s Cupcakes produce some the finest baked goods in town, but they’ll hand deliver for free to any location up to five miles, and with no minimum purchase! Check them out!