N.J. Bake Shop Introduces ‘Harry Potter’ Cupcakes In Honor Of Friday’s Movie Release
RUTHERFORD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — For many Harry Potter fans, the release of the final installment of the movie series, set to hit theaters Friday, will be bittersweet.
For one New Jersey bakery, it’s just plain sweet.
The Sweet Avenue Bake Shop, a vegan bakery, often features confections based on pop culture. The store made headlines last March when they introduced the Charlie Sheen Cupcake, and previously have celebrated events like the Academy Awards with sugary sweet treats.
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And now, in honor of Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows, Part 2, Sweet Avenue is producing a special treat: Butterbeer cupcakes.
The cream soda cake filled with butterscotch syrup is topped with butterscotch frosting and a Hogwarts house ring.
“We wholeheartedly admit that we are huge Harry Potter nerds, and are more than a little excited about the release of the final Harry Potter movie this Friday,” the owners said. “It’s the end of an era, so we needed to celebrate.”
Sweet Avenue Bake Shop
153 Park Ave. Rutherford, NJ 07070