Yes, they can be decorated with printed edible images, inscriptions and themed sugar decorations. Printed edible images are printed on sugar paper using food coloring. This sugar paper adheres to the icing. Inscriptions are in buttercream. Cupcakes are an additional $6 per dozen for these types of designs. Call 355-CAKE (2253) and press 1 to place a special order. All other designs are quoted based upon the intricacy of the design.
We use only natural ingredients in our cupcakes and icings including milk, cream, butter, eggs, sugar, and flour. Our cupcakes do not contain any preservatives or trans fats in either the cake or icing. We do not have any other nutritional information available.
For same day orders, call 804-355-CAKE (2253) and press option 2 to speak to someone in the shop. For advance orders, call 804-355-CAKE (2253) and press option 1 to place your order.
The only cupcakes that require refrigeration are the ones with cream cheese icing, if they’re not going to be consumed within the first 4 hours of purchase. Our cupcakes are made without preservatives and should be enjoyed on the day received. If you plan on storing them overnight, tightly wrap the box in plastic wrap and leave at room temperature.
We do make vegan cupcakes and gluten-free cupcakes and many of our cupcakes do not have nuts. However, all of our cupcakes are made in the same facility and we recommend not consuming any of our products if you have any food allergies.
We recommend that you call the bakery to place your order at least three days in advance. We can usually accommodate most orders however, the more notice you give us the more likely we will be able to fulfill your order.
Even if peanuts and other tree nuts are not in all of our baked goods, all of our baked goods are made in the same area where products containing various nut items are created. We use the best practices when in the preparing our baked goods, inadvertent cross-contamination may occur.
The minimum order for custom designs is 1 dozen cupcakes. The minimum order for custom flavors is 2 dozen cupcakes, and is dependent upon the baking schedule.
Yes, we have a minimum of 1 gluten-free flavor each day.
We offer delivery service 7 days a week for orders of a dozen or more. Our deliveries are handled by Richmond Courier Express. If you provide us with an address, including the zip code, we can give you a quote while you’re on the phone. Just dial 355-CAKE(2253). The only days we do not offer delivery service are Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day, and Easter.
Not at this time.
Most, but not all, of our cupcakes can have custom decorations. Cupcakes topped with cream cheese icing cannot be decorated with printed images or with fondant as the moisture in the icing causes those decorations to break down.
Carytown Cupcakes prepares cupcake tree displays for all types of celebrations: from weddings and graduations, to birthdays and corporate events. We also deliver upon request for and additional fee base upon mileage.
If you can dream it, we’ll try to figure out a way to do it! We can prepare cupcakes with your monogram, favorite picture or company’s logo. We can put hand-piped or fondant designs on your cupcakes.
We will prepare a 6″ cutting cake to accompany our wedding cupcakes. We offer wedding consultations to determine exactly what the bride and groom’s vision is for their cupcake design and flavors.
Not at this time. We’re working on it!
Gift Certificates, Groupons and Living Social Vouchers
No. Gift certificates must be used in their entirity during one visit.
No. These vouchers are valid for walk-in purchases.
We strive to provide the best product possible. However, if you are ever dissatisfied with our product, please return any uneaten cupcakes along with your receipt within 24 hours of purchase and we’ll gladly exchange your cupcakes. We do not offer cash refunds. Custom designs are non-refundable or exchangable.
Carytown Cupcakes are generously sized and freshly baked daily right in our new Carytown Shop.
Come join us at the counter and watch us bake, or grab a box to go!
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Pricing is as follows:
- $2.75 – Single (1)
- $3.75 – Single & Beverage of Choice (1 + Drink)
- $16.00 – Half Dozen Boxed (6)
- $29.00 – Full Dozen (12)
For special events, larger orders, specialty designs, and corporate programs, wholesale partnerships, please contact us for details and to discuss.