Interesting Food # 54 - Cupcakes

According to market researchers TNS, in 2009, people in the UK spent £37m on cupcakes.

(Cupcakes are small, light, sponges covered in icing or butter-cream and decorated with sugar hearts or sprinkles, or a pretty icing pattern. If you fancy making your loved one a special Valentine's day cupcake, check out this month's recipe.)