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Life After Cupcakes: Five Guesses for What's Next in Baking

Cupcakes are so last season. Their day in the baking limelight is over. They're cute, they're sweet, they're fun to make, but we're getting kind of bored with the cake and frosting combo. What could replace the simplicity and grabability of the cupcake?

We here at Chow Bella headquarters pored over bakery and dessert menus to find trends in what could be the next hot (or cold) treat to take over the sweets scene. We came up with a few ideas for baking fanatics to try on for size.

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Heather Hoch is a music, food, and arts writer based in Tucson. She enjoys soup, scotch, Electric Light Orchestra, and walking her dog, Frodo.
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