My First Sprinkles Experience…

I went over to the Sprinkles in Newport Beach as I was craving something sweet today. I have had their cupcakes before from a friends house but never went to the store myself for the whole experience, and I wanted to see what the whole hype is about.

The store was small and it was packed inside.  There were seats outside where people enjoyed the cupcakes with coffee.

Then I bought two all time favorite flavors, the Red Velvet and the dark chocolate cupcakes and took it home.

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The cupcakes cost $3.50 each. I would say its a bit on the pricey side, but honestly I have not had a better cupcake elsewhere with this kind of cute packaging and frosting. Its not just the taste, but the whole experience, it just felt more special. I would go back for their cupcakes. It was definitely moist and soft, and the cake wasn’t too sweet, but the frosting for the chocolate cupcake was a bit too much for me, although there was a nice rich chocolate taste in the frosting. I think I liked the red velvet better. Maybe I will make the red velvet next time with their cupcake mix, its $14 and you can make  a dozen of them.

Breads from 85C

Taro Danish Bread

This is one of my favorites, light, flaky, and taroish!

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Squid Ink Garlic Bread

This bread sounds weird but it doesn’t taste bad at all! The bread has a nice soft chewy texture, with a very small slice of cheese in the middle, and garlic taste on the top. Love it!

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Blueberry Cream Cheese Bread

Another one of my favorites, the blueberry cream cheese taste like blueberry yogurt! I love it!

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85C

Here is one of the hottest place to go for tea/breads/cakes right now in Irvine. The line is insanely long during the weekends, and even during the weekdays the lines are out the door ( just a bit less) Its definitely my favorite bakeries to go since they have a good variety of stuff that you normally don’t see in other bakeries (like calamari bread!).  Everything I have had so far is pretty good, so I am determined to try something new every week!

2700 Alton Pkwy
Irvine, CA 92606
(949) 553-8585

So today I decided to try the 85C coffee jelly milk tea…pretty good..the milk tea is strong, and the jelly is chewy..yummy. Here is what i bought today ( i’ll rate them later since i am too full to eat this right now!)

Sugared Cream Cheese Brioche

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Raisin Milk Butter

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Paprika Hot Dog

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