Kathy Nasypany’s CVA Baking Classes squared off on Friday, June 10 for the 2016 CVA Cupcake Wars.
“We had a lot of really good entries this year,” said Mrs. Nasypany.
The guest judges selected one winner from the fourth and eighth period baking classes.
From the fourth period, they crowned a stunning sunflower cupcake flavored with coffee and chocolate. Winning bakers were Tera Leon-Tracy, Ashleigh Coveleski, Jillian Lindig, and Savannah Dygert.
Eighth period winners boasted a vanilla cupcake with blue buttercream frosting, garnished with cut gumdrops to create a colorful turtle, and displayed on a brown sugar beach. Winning bakers were Katie Bennett , Lyli Corillo and Shaylynn Smith.
Judge Michelle Herringshaw, former owner of CRAVE Bakery in Ilion describe the turtle cupcake as “one of the Best vanilla cupcakes I ‘ve ever had.”
Monday’s second period winners served up a hot fudge sundae cupcake. Winner bakers were Hailey Polley, Makayla Hoover, Kristina O’Dell, and Dan Hale.