The good news, though, is that there seems to be somewhat of a cupcake renaissance taking place here in Seoul. Pâtissier
s and baking enthusiasts alike are working hard to perfect the cupcake to meet the demands of those sweet-toothed folks wanting the real deal.
Over the past month, I made it my mission to seek out some of the best cupcakes in the city. Continue reading to see what I found on my cupcake quest.
There's something about cupcakes that elicits memories of childhood and better days. It's impossible to be anything but happy when eating them, as they are treats for both the taste buds and the eyes. Unfortunately, in Korea, cupcakes, and most baked goods for that matter, haven't always lived up to this reputation, as key ingredients are often left out or changed to please Korean palates.