Cupcakes, the black sheep of the dessert world, seek attention through shock tactics, such as adopting punk-inspired swirly hairdos and showing up at baby showers wearing nothing except sprinkles. Revel in cupcakes' tasty rebelliousness with today's Groupon: for $5, you get $10 worth of mini cupcakes at Kupkake Kouture, located in Shillington.
Kupkake Kouture, the brainchild of two cake-loving pals, specializes in creative cakefections. This Groupon gets dessert devotees a taste of the cupcake's miniature cousin, a moist ball of cake known as the mini cupcake ($1 each, $10/dozen). In all their spherical glory, mini cupcakes come in a range of mouth-mesmerizing flavors, from classic vanilla and chocolate fudge to lemon poppy seed, orange, and red velvet. After the sugary orbs receive a decadent dip in frosting, the shop's sweets specialists sprinkle the bite-sized cakes with an eclectic entourage of toppings—including sprinkles, pretzels, peanuts, and coconut—to prepare them for maximum deliciousness and wind resistance.