4/23/2012 10:26:00 AM
Detroit-Based Cupcakery Wins Food Network's Cupcake Wars
Detroit-based cupcake shop, Taste Love Cupcakes, was crowned the 2012 winner of Food Network's Cupcake Wars whose finale went down last night. The 4th season of the popular show had contestants competing for a $10,000 prize and a chance to showcase their cupcakes at star-studded events. Taste Love Cupcakes, based in Royal Oak, MI, is run by long-time close friends Michelle Brown and Yolanda Baston. Of the win, Baston remarked: "There is a hard-working quality to businesses in Detroit and Michigan that fuels our desire to reach and succeed. As a community we have experienced challenges recently. However, we are strong and resilient–determined to be part of the revitalization of our community."