It’s a Wonderful Life at Cupcake Royale this Winter

Photo Credit: Benjamin Blackketter

Seattle, WA – It’s a wonderful life at Cupcake Royale! This holiday season, the café and bakeshop can help you with your holiday needs. From cupcakes, coffee, ice cream and more, call or order online and they will deliver to your door. Surprise your co-workers with a special treat. Won’t Santa think you are the best house on the block with cupcakes under the tree? How about a gift card for your stylist who ensures that your hair always looks just right? Even better, how about an ice cream cart for your holiday party – deck the hall with scoops for all! The list goes on-and-on…and we know you’ve all been nice this year, right?

Seasonal cupcakes, available from November through the end of December, include: Eggnog, Gingerbread, Peppermint Bark, Pumpkin Maple, Boozy Rumball, Strawberry Champagne (available for a limited time from December 26 through December 31), and Holiday Assortments.

Of course not to be forgotten, the cupcakes’ best friend, Cupcake Royale Ice Creams, which add that much more oomph to the festive season. They include the delicious assortment of 14 homemade flavors, as well as seasonal specials of Pumpkin Cardamom, Pumpkin Cardamom Ice Cream Sandwich and the Candy Cane Ice Cream Sandwich. Pre-order a dozen or more cupcakes now through December 31 and receive a free pint of Cupcake Royale ice cream. Can you scream for ice cream?

Read a little more about some of the December holiday cupcakes:

Strawberry Champagne – nothing says party like popping open the bubbly! Cupcake Royale has spiked this vanilla cupcake with Champagne topped with Skagit Valley strawberry buttercream and golden sprinkles. It will be a Happy New Year indeed if these babies are a part of your party! (Available Dec. 26th – 31st only)

Gingerbread – everything you love about gingerbread – the delicious smell of molasses, ginger, spice, and chocolate blended together into a sublime cupcake and topped with classic Cupcake Royale cream cheese frosting and adorned with a homemade gingerbread man. Kids and adults alike go gaga for them.

Eggnog – a holiday favorite beloved by all. It starts with a favorite local eggnog and is then whipped into a magical buttercream with just the right amount of nutmeg and a swirl atop of vanilla buttercake. We say add your own brandy.

Peppermint Bark – this chocolate, mint and candy cane creation features a decadent homemade peppermint bark chunk atop a fresh peppermint vanilla frosting on a signature Cupcake Royale cupcake. Need we say more?

Boozy Rumball – the cupcake that takes the edge off.

  • Step 1: Add a generous pour of Meyer’s Dark Rum into our chocolate frosting. 
  • Step 2: Place a heaping dollop on top of our rich chocolate cupcake 
  • Step 3: Roll it in candied walnuts. 
  • Step 4: Enjoy! (Available December 1- 24 only)
In addition, Cupcake Royale is your destination for gift cards, logo T-shirts, Hoodies, and baby onesies, and other must-have holiday merchandise. Be sure to check out the selection next time you’re in the café. Checking your list? How about twice? We stock the presents that are perfectly nice… such as Cupcake Royale ‘Legalize Frostitution’ tumblers, 4-packs of coffee mugs (buy 3 get 1 free), world famous Bacon Crack that is the icing on the sundae for your bacon-loving friends, and much more. The FOCR gift-card, that’s Friends of Cupcake Royal includes: A free drink, when you load more than $40 on the card, a free drink for every 10 purchased, free cupcake of the month on the 1st of the month (with drink purchase), free cupcake on your birthday, and we can’t forget your free drip coffee refill. How good is it to be a friend? Visit the Cupcake Royale merchandise page at:

Lastly, it wouldn’t be the holidays without some cupcake decorating cheer! The Cupcake Royale Bellevue café is offering TWO decorate-your-own-cupcake parties on December 3 and December 17 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. with demonstrations at 4:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Included in the $5 fee, guests choose from a chocolate or vanilla cupcake and learn how to decorate holiday cupcakes from the pros, plus lots of festive goodies and cheer! No registration needed! Just show up with your party hat on and creativity ready! $2 off all ice cream pints during the event.

About Cupcake Royale
Founded in 2003, as Seattle’s first cupcake bakery and café, Cupcake Royale is the nation’s first cupcake bakery to open outside of NYC. The made-from-scratch daily cupcakes, and now ice cream, continue to be a hit. Using only real and premium ingredients, Cupcake Royale cupcakes are paired with delicious artisan espresso under the house brand Verite Coffee. Milk alone doesn’t cut it with these cupcakes, hey we’re Seattleites.

Cupcake Royale’s promise: to use the best sustainable ingredients from the farms and gardens of the Pacific Northwest. To practice random acts of cupcakes by donating 50,000 cupcakes and scoops each year. Cupcake Royale cares deeply about baking and making the best cupcakes, ice cream and espresso. They take a stand for their employees, their community and their society. Natural ★Fresh ★Local. Does a Booty Good!

Cupcake Royale has six cafes in Ballard, Bellevue, West Seattle, Madrona, Capitol Hill, and the recently opened 108 Pine location in downtown Seattle. Assorted flavors of Cupcake Royale cupcakes are also available fresh daily at Metropolitan Market. Want to bring the party to you – it’s easy and fun – with the Cupcake Royale Party Cart or come on down and DIY with a Sprinkle Party! Can’t make it in – don’t worry, that’s what delivery is all about. Show your love with Cupcake Royale merchandise. Follow Cupcake Royale on Facebook at Cupcake Royale and on Twitter @CupcakeRoyale. To place an order call 206.883-7656 or visit

Written by Charles Koh

Founded EatSeattle, and has continued to use his expertise as editor-in-chief to guide the website’s growth over the last five years. Koh’s experience focuses on digital marketing and social media, and has been a part of several companies, some of which he created, specializing in both areas over the course of his career. Koh was previously with Google and Zagat where he helped expand and grow communities worldwide.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *