Cupcake Hot Spots in Harlem

By Jeannette | March 30, 2012

Tonnies Cupcake Display -Allana

By: Allana Mortell

Because I’m new to the city and a perhaps a little slow jumping on the “cupcake,” bandwagon, I ask you to forgive me in advance for this one. I just recently discovered two great cupcake joints in Harlem that sell confectionary heaven for under $3 that I have to gush about. Perhaps you already know about Tonnie’s Minis and have ordered cakes from Make my Cake Bakery or maybe, you’re like me and a total newbie. Regardless, if you enjoy pastries, frosting or hot coffee and the idea of a cake shot strikes your fancy, make your way up towards Harlem and I promise your sweet tooth will thank you later. Read More


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