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Tag: Yummers 2 the 3rd Power Cupcakes

Nov.
6th

Bakeries on the move: Legendary Doughnuts opens, Yummers moves


Fruity pebbles = crunchy doughnut topper at Legendary Doughnuts in Lakeland Hills. The Lake Tapps area bakery is opening a second outpost in Tacoma this November.

Hey, forget about elections for five minutes (but be sure to go here for intensely local elections coverage after your break). Instead, think about delicious pastries. Here’s an update on a cupcake shop that moved and a doughnut bakery that just opened on Sixth Avenue. Read on.
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May
11th

More cupcake shops: Yummers 2 the 3rd Power opens on Garfield near PLU, and a new cupcake bakery opens on Sixth Avenue in Tacoma


Yummers 2 the 3rd power revisits a kid era treat with its Not Your Momma's PB&J cupcake.

Yummers 2 the 3rd Power may seem a renegade name for a cupcake bakery, but the usual short-and-sweet saccharine names like “Fluff” or “Dot” wouldn’t work for a bakery that sells cupcakes made from Monster Energy Drink topped with pop rocks.

Yummers is the kind of bakery you get when you mix one part VooDoo Doughnut (a Portland institution and home to the bacon maple bar) with one part the current dessert du jour; cupcakes (so when does the pie shop trend start here??? We’re waiting…).

When Yummers owner/baker Amber Serrano told me by phone this week that she was working up a Slim Jim cupcake prototype, I didn’t know what to think. Read more »