Saturday, 12 February 2011

LOVE February - Shop Saturday: Our favorite cupcakeries


Dormouse and cupcakes sitting in a tree
K. I. S. S. I. N. G !

Yes it's no secret we have a love affair with cakes and in particular cupcakes. They are so sweet and scrumptious and best of all you don't have to share as they are designed just for one. Needless to say we have tasted more than our fair share in our time!

Therefore we feel are qualified (and proud) to bring you our five fave cupcakeries.

1.Sweet Tooth Cupcakery

















Amazing website, amazing vintage decor and amazing looking cakes. Yum yum yum!

34-36 Oldham St, Manchester, M1 1JN
Monday to Thursday – 11 am to 5.30 pm
Friday and Saturday – 10.30 am to 6pm
Sunday – 12 am to 5.00pm

9a Oswald Road, Chorlton, Manchester M21 9LP 
Wednesday to Saturday 10am to 4.30pm
Sunday 11am to 4pm

2 Lolas















Based in Mayfair and available in stores across London (Selfridges, Topshop and Harrods) Lola's deliciously stunning cupcakes really stand out from the crowd!

16 Lansdowne Row, Berkeley Square, W1J 8QF 
Open Mon-Fri 8am to 7pm
Sat 10am to 6pm
Also at stores across London.






















We love this company! Anyone who sells cupcakes from a vintage air-stream deserves to be in our top five in our opinion. Their cakes are gorgeous as well!

81 North Street, Chichester, W. Sussex PO19 1LQ
Mon- Sat 9.30am to 5.30pm
Sun 10am to 5pm

Airstream at events across the country.






















Our local cupcakery. That being said they bake some of the tastiest, freshest cakes around. Who could resist this combination of a 99 and cupcake. Mmmm!

39 High Street, Uppermill, Saddleworth OL3 6HS
Open Wed - Sun 10:30am to 5:30pm.

Photo Benjamin C. M. Backhouse















They are famous for a reason, gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous cakes. Oh, and wonderful books too.

47 Old Brompton Road South Kensington, London SW7 3JP
Mon - Thu 9am to 7pm
Fri - Sat 9am to 8pm
Sun 9am to 7pm

133 Portobello Road, Notting Hill,
London W11 2DY
Mon - Fri 10am to 6pm
Sat 9am to6pm
Sun 11am to 5pm 

155a Wardour Street, Soho, London, W1F 8WG
Mon - Sat  9.30am to 8pm
Sun 10am to 7pm


LOVE February Competition - Fourteen days of fabulous prizes!
Tell the team at Dormouse and The Teapot your favourite cupcake flavour. Post your answer in the comments section by clicking on comments below, make sure you leave a contact email or twitter name otherwise if you win we won't be able to send you your prize!

Today's lucky winner will
win tea for two and a box of four cupcakes from Sweet Tooth Bakery at The Northern Quarter, Manchester. They pride themselves on their reputation for baking the finest and most varied range of beautiful cupcakes in Manchester. Using the best quality ingredients they are bake in small batches, then hand ice with fluffy buttercreams and decorate with an extensive range of sprinkles, sweets, chocolates, nuts and edible adornments..

All winners will go in a draw on 14 February to win a fantastic vintage tea set for two from www.dormouseandtheteapot.com

Remember there will be fourteen days of competitions, you may enter the competitions as many times as you wish over the fortnight but you may only win one prize.

Sorry UK entrants only.

Competition ends at midnight 12/02/2011.
Dormouse and The Teapot use a randomiser to select the winner.