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One Great Plate: Cake Pops

Are these little spheres of candy-coated cake to dethrone the mighty cupcake?

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  • Photos by Becca Sabot
    These two baking ladies are all about crazy fun. Witness the cake pop sundae in a cone. They’ve recently signed a lease and plan to be the first cake pop shop in Minneapolis. 3507 23rd Ave. S., Mpls., cakepopladies.com.
  • Photos by Becca Sabot
    Not just for novelty, cake balls can be elegant, too, especially coated in champagne buttercream or doused with chocolate and sea salt.raspberrybird.com
  • Photos by Becca Sabot
    Highly styled and delicious to boot, these lollicakes come in flavors such as lemon raspberry, banana cream, and a slightly spicy hot chocolate. thedippshop.com

Call them cake pops, lollicakes, cake balls, or what have you, These little spheres of candy-coated cake are becoming a local cottage industry. Are these the treats to dethrone the mighty cupcake? It could happen.

Cake Pop Ladies
thecakepopladies@gmail.com
612-222-8796

Raspberry Bird
612-367-4062

The Dipp Shop
shop@thedippshop.com
612-280-8041

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