Posts Tagged ‘crunkcakes’

It’s National Cupcake Day! Isn’t It Every Day Around Here?

As if the District needed another opportunity or excuse to stuff its collective face with butter cream, Thursday, it turns out, is "National Cupcake Day." The blog Beltway Bargain Mom has a rundown on some celebratory deals, if you care to peruse. Y&H checked in with the makers of our favorite mini cakes—the boozy kind—to […]

Name This Crunkcake, Win Box Of Four

The gals behind Crunkcakes, H Street's answer to the prissy dessert craze, have unveiled a new boozy flavor: a vegan pumpkin ginger variety, loaded with rum and topped with vanilla vodka frosting. But they have no idea what to call the thing. They're asking for suggestions. The winning proposal, selected on Nov. 20, nabs a […]

Boozy Cupcakes: So Hot Right Now

The liquor-loaded confections known as Crunkcakes may no longer be the most potent sweet treat in town. Washingtonian reports on PS7's version called "cuptails," which come "packed with one and a half ounces of alcohol." (By comparison, Crunkcakes, according to Y&H contributor Megan Arellano, each contain about an ounce of booze.) Eating two of PS7's […]

Get Your Crunkcakes At The Pug This Weekend

Hungry for spiked sweets? Crunkcakes creators Faith Alice Sleeper and Raychel Sabath will be hawking their booze-fueled baked goods at H Street Bakes from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. this Saturday, Sept. 10,  at the Pug, 1234 H Street NE. Photo by Darrow Montgomery

Drunken Hines: Crunkcakes Hit H Street

On a Sunday afternoon in August, Faith Alice Sleeper’s father stops by her table at the neighborhood bake sale. “I have an upset stomach,” he says. “What should I eat?” Sleeper has just the thing. “Booze and cupcakes?” she proposes. “Oh, yeah,” her papa replies, his voice brimming with sarcasm. “That’s exactly what I need.” […]

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