Cupcakes are one of the best desserts out there. They're basically mini bites of heavenly cake. They're perfect for birthdays because it means people can try out a variety of flavours rather than just sticking with one. Whether you're a vanilla, chocolate, or strawberry type of person, cupcakes guarantee that everyone is satisfied.
There aren't too many places in Ottawa that sell cupcakes that are LITERALLY made for everyone. But this spot in Ottawa has got everyone covered. So if you're throwing a party for many people with different requests of what they eat, this spot will have your back. Cupcakes are already a favourite, but add in the factor that these are vegan and the cupcake game has boosted waaay up.
ThimbleCakes is located Downtown Ottawa and they aim to serve everyone and anyone that often feel left out when it comes to dessert time. The cafe is completely nut, sesame, egg, honey, and gelatine free. They offer gluten-free options, vegan options, soy free options and sunflower free options! So they have seriously got you covered! What makes this cafe even better is the fact that even though all of these ingredients are missing, the flavour and softness are not missing.
Everything at the cafe is made in house using ingredients which are organic and Canadian whenever possible. ThimbleCakes strives to please everyone, so whether you go here for a date or you grab a box for a get-together, not one person will be disappointed. The cupcakes are not too sweet and served in a wide range of flavours.
Some of their wonderful cupcake flavours include Dark Chocolate Mint, Cookie Dough, Mocha, Raspberry Puff, Salted Caramel, and much much more! They also sell a variety of pastries including Coconut Macaroons, Apple Turnovers, cookies, brownies, and more. But wait... there's more, ThimbleCakes also sells a variety of vegan ice creams! From mint chocolate chip to bubblegum, they sell it all. Seriously, when I say ThimbleCakes has something for everyone, I am not kidding.
Did I mention they also sell the most fabulous cakes?! If you're searching for a cake for a certain event then look no further. The cakes that ThimbleCakes designs are absolutely beautiful and are sure to have people asking you where you got it from. From simple piping to rustic "naked" cakes you are sure to have a cake that you love.
Make your way to ThimbleCakes to satisfy your sweet tooth. The shop is located at 369 Bank Street at Gilmour. The shop is closed on Sundays and their hours vary throughout the week so be sure to check out their website here for more information. For updates on new flavours and beautiful cakes make sure to follow their Instagram here.