This week I'm counting down my ten favorite dishes of 2007 -- and the absolute worst thing I ate all year.
#9. Cupcakes at The Cupcakery
The cake, whether vanilla, yellow or chocolate, is perfect: moist and flavorful. The frosting is terrific, its simplicity a virtue. My favorite of the regular cupcakes is the "Peanut Butter Cup," dark chocolate cake topped with peanut-butter buttercream that tastes exactly like the peanut butter inside a Reese's Peanut Butter Cup. Pieces of an actual peanut-butter cup are crumbled over the frosting.
- from "Battle Cupcake!" (November 1, 2007)