Cupcakes are so popular in America that the top three Internet searches are cupcakes, hunky firemen, and hunky firemen kissing cupcakes. Get web 2.0 with today's Groupon: for $9, you get six regular or premium cupcakes at Happy Cakes Bakeshop (up to a $19.46 value), located in Highlands Square.
Winning the 5280 magazine Reader's Choice Award for best sweets in 2008 and best cupcakes in 2009 as well as 2010, Happy Cakes' expert cupcake craftswomen entice taste buds with a mouthwatering menu featuring more than 25 cupcake varieties that change each day of the week. Dive into the daily choice of decadent chocolate-on-chocolate or Wednesday's highlighted salty-and-sweet maple-bacon cupcake. Those who equally enjoy vino and pastries can stop in on Friday for the White Sangria, a white-wine and peach-schnapps-infused cupcake topped with a peachy wine buttercream. Cupcake connoisseurs will crave the gluten-free offerings, vegan options, and creative flavors, and are encouraged to call ahead to ensure their favorites are ready for individual enjoyment, shared sweetness, or delightful additions to home cupcake museums.
Happy Cakes Bakeshop won the Reader's Choice Award for Best Sweets in 5280 magazine in 2008 and for Best Cupcakes in 2009 and 2010. In 2010 they were named Best Cupcake in KMGH-7's A-List content, and its formerly featured Cosmo cupcake was featured on Martha Stewart. More than 90 Yelpers give Happy Cakes an average of four stars and CityVoters named Happy Cakes the Second Best Bakery in Denver in 2010: