A cupcake is a small cake which is generally designed as a single servingDocument Transcript
A cupcake is a small cake which is generally designed as a single serving. Many people enjoymaking and eating cupcakes along with other miniaturized foods, and most bakeries offer a line ofthese cakes in addition to their other desserts. In some parts of the world, a cupcake may beknown as a fairy cake, which is probably a reference to the small and dainty size.Almost any cake can be turned into cupcakes. Some sponge cakes and tortes may not alwaystranslate as well, but in general these recipes can be converted with a few small changes. Mostcupcakes are usually made in specialized pans or molds which consist of a series ofinterconnected cups for batter. These cups may be lined with wax paper or foil to make removalmuch easier, and to allow people to handle the cupcakes without getting their hands dirty.If you are making cupcakes, you may want to read the recipe carefully to ensure that the cakebatter will perform well in smaller cakes. You might also want to consider making a smaller batchso that you can experiment with different varieties, like chocolate and vanilla. Be aware thatcupcakes have a much shorter cooking time than regular cake, since their volume is significantlysmaller. You might also want to try playing with fillings such as jam, pastry cream, or creamcheese.Many childrens parties feature cupcakes instead of cake because the individual servingseliminate arguments about the sizing of slices of cake. They may also add a personal element tothe party, making each attendant feel especially valued. When allergies are a concern, individualcupcakes can also be made without ingredients like nuts, which some people may be allergic to.Adults may also enjoy these treats at parties, with cupcake wedding cakes being a popular itemin some parts of the world.Some bakers greatly enjoy making and decorating cupcakes, since the small size adds a uniquechallenge. The frosting must be carefully applied so that the sweets are not overloaded, anddecorations need to be added in moderation so that the end product doesnt look too busy withdesign elements. Some bakers like to pipe on flowers, leaves, writing, and other elements, whileothers may add sprinkles, plastic models, and other fun decorations. Cupcakes can be baked in many shape & sizes, can be decorate with all most anything that is cute and edibleEven the single cupcake pack comes in a plasticbox that has a special shaped bottom that cradlesthe cupcake such that it stays put.Transparent box add another RM2only for 16 & 25 pcs cupcakeStand alone packaging add another RM1/cupcakeonly for medium size cupcake
Normal cupcake & cake boxThe Crystal Clear Standard Cupcake Bags are a great alternative to standard cupcake presentation.These bags hold two standard-size cupcakes or muffins in a clear lunch sack style bag and come with an insertthat stabilizes the standard size cupcake or muffin.Bag and insert are Food Safe and recommended for direct food contact. 2" diameter cupcakes sit inside plastic dome boxes all ready to be packed off for my customer. These cardboard boxes come with inserts to prevent the cupcakes from moving around in the box. Theres also a big window so you can see whats inside.
These window boxes make great gifts! Shown here with 2.2" diameter cupcakes covered with fondant.Logo is printed using edible frosting sheethttp://yummiesbyaudrey.blogspot.com/search/label/Gift%20Boxes
You usually get cookies in these round plastic containers but Ive used them here to pack 4 cupcakesas CNY gifts!