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CT Wins Big on Food Network w/ Hardcore Sweet Cupcakes + Chef Plum

28 Oct

Spoiler Alert!

What an exciting weekend for Connecticut!  On Saturday, Waterbury based Hardcore Sweet Cupcakes was set to compete on Cupcake Wars on Food Network.  Then, a day later, Chef Plum of Plum Luv Foods was poised to make his appearance on the second episode of Guy’s Grocery Games.

Words could not express how tense things were for us and all their fans.  We knew both Hardcore Sweet Cupcakes and Chef Plum had what it takes to win both contests, but you never know.  There are so many twists and turns for competition shows on Food Network, so we waited very impatiently to find out if they’d rise to the top.

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Happy Birthday: Hardcore Sweet Cupcakes on Cupcake Wars

21 Oct


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Hardcore Sweet Cupcakes has been in business for just one year, but has already gathered over three thousand, um, hardcore Facebook fans.  And, you can consider us one of those fans.  Both Nicole and Jeremy Braddock, a husband and wife team, make some of the most amazing cupcakes in Connecticut.  While they might bake their cupcakes out of the John Bale Book Store (they are now the owners!) in Waterbury, they also like to bring the cupcakes to you.  How?  Well, with their food truck of course!  But, look, their cupcakes aren’t like pop or boy band flavors, we are talking genuine hardcore thrash amazing.    Here are just some (see the full list here) of their flavors, many that are even vegan:

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