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Tag: Yummers 2 the 3rd Power Cupcakes
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 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 »