|Photos courtesy of The Nat'l Cherry Blossom Festival|
It's Cherry Blossom season here in DC and everyone is a buzz! This year commemorates the 100 year anniversary of the cherry blossoms and their placement near the tidal basin. To celebrate, cupcakeries are debuting their own cherry blossom inspired cupcakes.
Baked and Wired: Vanilla cake with maraschino cherries mixed in the batter and topped with a cherry-flavored buttercream ($3.50).
|Cherry Blossom Cupcake on the Left (Photo Courtesy of Jess Harper)|
Buzz Bakery: ($3.75) Lemon chiffon cake with a sour cherry curd filling. Green tea Italian butter cream frosting with fondant cherry blossom decoration.
|Photo Courtesy of Buzz Bakery|
Crumbs: ($4.50) Vanilla cake filled with cherry preserves, topped with our signature vanilla cream cheese frosting mixed with cherries and a candied cherry.
Georgetown Cupcakes: Classic madagascar bourbon vanilla cupcake baked with fresh cherries and topped with a vanilla cream cheese frosting and a fondant cherry blossom. (Price $2.75)
|(Photo courtesy of Georgetown Cupcake)|
Hello Cupcake: Meyer lemon cake with a filling of French cherry preserves topped with vanilla cream cheese frosting and a handmade fondant cherry blossom. (Price $3.50)
|Cherry Blossom Cupcake (Photo courtesy of Hello Cupcake)|
Sprinkles: Made with loads of sweet, pureed cherries in both the cake and frosting. (Price $3.50)
|Sprinkles Cherry Blossom Cupcake (Photo Courtesy of Sprinkles)|
|Photo courtesy of Sticky Fingers Bakery|