by Curtis D. Tucker
Reports of the nations cupcake addiction being over may be premature. The popularity of the cupcake – the all-American sugary treat that comes in various fillings, frostings, and decorations – has exploded in recent years with mom and pop cupcake shops popping up across the country. And Enid has been no exception.
Cupcakes have become the “trendy” and stylish dessert to indulge in and cable networks even air shows like Cupcake Wars that help fuel more demand for cupcakes. Cupcakes remind us of our childhood and arouse feelings of happiness and nostalgia.
Enid’s own Awesome Cake Creations, LLC recently opened their own cupcake endeavor, simply known as the Cupcake Shop. Nancy Malloy and Christine Sanborn have opened up shop at 721 S. Oakwood, Suite #2, just east of Oakwood Mall.
They have created a very bright and inviting business that looks part kitchen, part cupcake factory. As you enter the store the first thing that grabs your attention is the counter filled with cupcake displays that are filled with delicious looking treats in many assorted varieties. There’s also a cute little seating area if you’re out on a date.
As you look about the place you’ll quickly notice that they’re much more than a cupcake shop, they’re a great bakery that also creates made to order cakes. With an advance warning they can make a special cake just for your next birthday, graduation, retirement, office event or wedding. They can even do hard to make smash cakes.
Their hours of operation are Monday thru Saturday from 9:00am to 6:00pm. Their address is 721 S. Oakwood, Suite #2. You can reach them at 580-603-2835.
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