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CUPCAKE WARS: Ames Bakery Places Second

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The Ames Cupcake Emporium placed second on an episode of Cupcake Wars this week.

The Ames cupcake shop competed on the Food Network series for the second time on September 14.

For the shop’s second appearance on the show, Cupcake Emporium baked their way to the final round.¬† The episode was Marilyn Monroe-inspired and in that theme Cupcake Emporium designed large-scale iconic images of Monroe around the theme.

The cupcake shop is featuring the Marilyn Monroe-inspired cupcakes along with their traditional creations in the shop until September 22nd.

Cupcake Emporium first competed on Cupcake Wars in June but was eliminated during the first round.  Cupcakes are judged on both taste and overall appearance on the show.

More information about Cupcake Emporium is available here.

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