Posts Tagged ‘Sophie LaMontagne’

Hey, You Stole My Line! Georgetown Cupcake Takes On Manhattan

It appears that New York lemming-magnet Magnolia Bakery (pictured) will be getting some new competition in the most ridiculously longest-line-for-a-cupcake department: D.C.'s own tourist trap Georgetown Cupcake is exporting its high-profile brand of tiny frosted cakes to the Big Apple. Celebrity cupcake-making sisters Sophie LaMontagne and Katherine Kallinis announced today the opening of their third […]

Watch Out Cupcakeries: Frosting-Fueled Human Rage Could Strike at Any Time!

In October 2005, a confused deer somehow wandered into Georgetown, and went on a rampage inside the Ralph Lauren and Diesel stores, an episode that "drew larger crowds than actress Nicole Kidman, who was in the area filming a movie earlier in the day," The Washington Post reported at the time. While that deer rampage […]

Does Cold, Windy Weekend Weather Deter Georgetown’s Cupcake Lemmings?

Young & Hungry swung by the intersection of 33rd and M streets NW to check out the line to get into Georgetown Cupcake this weekend, approximately at 1:30 p.m. on both Saturday, pictured above, and Sunday. While Saturday was by no means balmy, Sunday was colder and, at times, blisteringly windy. So, did that deter […]

The Early Reviews of ‘D.C. Cupcakes’ Are Not So Sweet

D.C. Cupcakes premiered on Friday while Y&H was busy doing more important things. Like testing my muscle reflexes with a dull pick-ax. But plenty of others watched the back-to-back episodes on TLC, and the early reviews of the behind-the-scenes series on Georgetown Cupcake aren't pretty: WaPo's Hank Stuever wants more, you know, reality from his […]

‘D.C. Cupcakes’ Debuts on July 16 on TLC

In turning to sisters, Sophie LaMontagne and Katherine Kallinis, TLC is hoping the business partners can carry some the huge, frosting-on-top success of their Georgetown Cupcake over to the Discovery Communications' channel. Or at least carry it through a long, hot summer. D.C. Cupcakes, the six-part TLC series about the sisters and the thrills and […]