Some things, such as cakes and dentist hands, are better small. Eat the superior version of a cake with today's Groupon: for $12, you get one dozen cupcakes at Star Cakes (a $30 value).
Head baker Lisa of Star Cakes makes each cupcake from scratch using top-secret recipes stored securely in her own noggin. Sink teeth into cupcakes such as the peanut-butter star, featuring a soft peanut-butter cake topped with a sweet frosting, or the creamy dreamy star, with rich chocolate cake and a chocolate cream-cheese frosting. Customer who stop in to purchase a cupcake—whether or not they’re practicing for their passport shoot—can get their photo on the wall.
Star Cakes: Cups of Cake
Head baker Lisa Cothran crafts frosting-topped confections and custom pies and cakes from scratch using top-secret recipes garnered during a lifelong love of baking. Inside the pale-blue shop, silver serving trays set off the colorful frosting of signature cupcakes. The shop always supplies a core menu of client favorites alongside a rotating selection of unique flavor combinations, seasonal varieties, and preemie cakes needing special attention. Lisa intersperses her selection of classic and miniature cupcakes with cookies and a listing of cakes and pies she can craft upon request. The shop also connects with clients by hosting a variety of events, allowing patrons to get their hands sugary while decorating cupcakes or convincing gingerbread men of the fashionableness of frosted cravats.