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A true, gourmet cupcake shop located in the historical downtown, Wilmington.

The Peppered Cupcake creates exciting flavor combinations. Come see the unexpected in a cupcake and why we have become a destination for families year after year.

Voted #1 in best desserts according to Yelp, Google and Tripadviser since 2014. Featured in Southern Living, Our State Magazine and HGTV "Sweet Treat" segment.

Come see the unexpected in a cupcake!

Pink Cream


The Peppered Cupcake is a gourmet cupcakery. My mission is to provide even the most sophisticated palette with creative, exciting, irresistible, gourmet cupcakes that will give a whole new twist to the cupcake concept.


Each of my gourmet cupcake recipes are baked fresh and from scratch daily using fresh ingredients. True buttercream makes all the difference. Ingredients such as fresh fruit, warm compotes, fresh pepper jellies, home-made caramel and ganache, whipped creams and toasted nuts are added to finish each cupcake...a total game changer!

Now you know why, it's not just a dessert, it's an experience!

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