Orange County is Cupcake Heaven, which means after we told you about The Best Cupcakes in Orange County, we found even more cupcakes that are worth noting. And tasting. And eating.
French’s Cupcake Bakery
273 E 17th St
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
You will think you have died and gone to cupcake heaven with one visit to French’s Cupcake Bakery. It’s worse than a kid in a candy store. How does one choose? The Cupcake Fantasies are incredible and come in three sizes: mini, regular and extra large. Imagine savoring a carrot cake, key lime, red velvet or mimosa cupcake. For the kid in you, consider an extra large snowcone cupcake in your favorite flavor.
A local bakery with its products featured in different locations, Luscious boasts exceptional cupcakes with organic, all-natural and high-quality ingredients. You won’t find any bleached flour, refined sugars or hydrogenation here. Mouthwatering selections include peanut butter with peanut butter buttercreme frosting, blueberry with vanilla buttercreme and chocolate peppermint with peppermint buttercreme. Cater to more unique tastes with mango, peach and mojito options as well. Luscious also has a new online store called foodzie, and caters to dietary needs like vegan and gluten free.
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For Goodness Cakes
7821 Edinger Ave #128
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Think of the possibilities of 51 different cupcake flavors. Using only the best ingredients and produce from small local farmers, For Goodness Cakes gives you cupcakes that are designed to rotate around the holidays. These culinary chefs design their cupcakes to resemble the desserts you love like crème brûlée, peanut butter cup, lemon meringue, black forest and salted caramel apple. Other specialties include maple bacon, port poached spiced pear, sweet potato and Cabernet. For Goodness Cakes’ cupcakes can be found in the Bella Terra complex in Huntington Beach.
Patty’s Cakes and Desserts
104 N Raymond Ave, Suite A-4
Fullerton, CA 92831
The special secret of these cupcakes is that they have a delicious filling in the center. Patty’s Cakes and Desserts has the most unusual specialty cupcakes. Try the Elvis (banana cake, peanut butter mousse and bacon), butter pecan (apple-filled with cream cheese mousse), chocolate caramel salty (chocolate cake, chocolate fudge, caramel and sea salt) or chocolate chipper (chocolate cake, chocolate chip mousse and chocolate drizzled potato chips). For only $3 a piece, you can fill up a stomach with these tasty treats. However, don’t overdue it because it doesn’t take much more than two to reach your ultimate sweet intake. Order larger quantities for parties and special events. You’ll be everyone’s favorite host with these desserts.
Sylvia Van Peebles currently lives in the high desert of Southern California and has a passion for writing. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.