Who would have ever thought cupcakes would become an overnight dessert sensation? Their mouth watering cake, delicious frosting, and bite size-ability have captured the hearts of millions. Cupcake shoppes and trucks are popping up in and around neighborhoods everywhere so it is probably time you learned about their humble start and eventual rise to glory!

Thanks to the folks at allculinaryschools.com for putting this graphic together.

History of Cupcakes