Explore More Cities › +
Discover the unexpected in Outer Boroughs. Explore All of New York City
Restaurants & Bars 6

Ladybird - beautiful, inedible buttercream

jen kalb | Feb 10, 200807:06 PM

my daughter bought home a pricy cupcake today from this bakery - this particular item had a not very tart lemon curd inside and "buttercream" frosting with very lovely flowers on top. If there was any butter at all in that buttercream, I would be shocked. It was tasteless and inedible like some kind of synthetic product..

I will say for this cupcake that it was moister than many I have sampled since the inexplicable cupcake craze began but I simply dont get how someone makes, and people buy all these calories with no flavor whatsoever.

On a brighter note, we shared a lovely little cranberry tart from Trois Pomme with a friend the other night. It was absolutely perfect in texture and flavor intensity - and that little baby which satisfied the sweet tooth of three adults, definitely had butter in that crispy perfect crust..

Want to stay up to date with this post? Sign Up Now ›
Log In or Sign Up to comment