At 6am each day, we turn on the ovens and begin baking gourmet cupcakes for friends.
Scratch-baked • Real butter • Local produce • Fair trade chocolate • No GMOs or chemical preservatives
In 2007 we started Carolina Cupcakery from our kitchen at home, to address the need for real food in school classrooms. When the orders began rolling in we opened a storefront in Chesapeake Virginia. Everyone agreed it was the dumbest business idea they had ever heard, doomed to fail. Then, the Virginian-Pilot featured our venture on the front page of the business section, cupcakes became popular and we survived 2008. We consider ourselves very blessed, indeed.
On the day we opened, we discovered that children’s allergies have increased 40% in last 10 years and our mission statement was realized;
Every kid deserves a cupcake.
Food Allergy Bakery
Gluten-Free, Vegan, Sugar-Free and Crazy 8 products! Order online from our dedicated wheat and nut-free bakery for cupcakes, cookies, donuts, brownies, bread and more!
We are in demand! Since being featured in Modern Bride and appearing twice on Cupcake Wars we tend to close out popular dates. (Hint) Set up your consultation before the wedding shows begin in January!
Every Sunday until Christmas, swing by either store to sample some of the recipes we are working on. Cupcakes, brownies, pie, who knows what will be in the oven? We would do it ourselves but… okay we try everything, but you have to pace yourself working in a bakery.
Sure we bake standard and seasonal flavors every day, but who guarantees you will like them? We do. We’re so confident in our scratch-baked cupcakes, that we guarantee they’ll be good.* If you don’t like the cupcake you bought from us, just bring back the uneaten portion within 24 hours and we’ll give you a […]
We offer unique parties for everyone from bridesmaids to Cupcakes Wars teenagers. Count on us to create a memorable activity for your child’s next birthday or gather a few foodie friends to fine-tune your decorating skills. Cupcake Wars Party Guests learn basic cupcake decorating, then the battle begins! Each team takes a kitchen, decorates a dozen cupcakes and assembles a birthday display. […]
Announce your baby in a big way with “Gender Reveal” cupcakes. Pink and blue filled cupcakes are the hottest thing in baby showers. We’ll decorate a special batch of cupcakes with the right filling to announce the sex of your baby in a big way! Just bring in your sealed or unsealed results and we’ll keep the secret until you’re ready.
Crazy 8 Cupcakes contain none of the top 8 food allergens. For years, Carolina Cupcakery has been the source for gluten-free, sugar-free and vegan baked goods. Now they have taken it up another notch. Crazy 8 cupcakes are being baked and packaged for classroom parties in their Food Allergy Bakery. Crazy 8’s contain no eggs, […]
Old Dominion University has granted exclusive licensing to Carolina Cupcakery, to use their branded logo on things like cakes, cupcakes and other baked products. Many people realize that you cannot just put any old logo on a t-shirt or sticker. What they don’t understand, is that the same holds true for edible products like cakes […]