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Cupcake Smash

Cupcake Smash is Back!

April 21, 2014  by 

As I diligently prepare for its fourth year, the genesis of Cupcake Smash is worth telling. I come from a long line of Polish women who not only knew their way around a kitchen, but possess the inherent need to help others. This, coupled with my affection for competitive reality ...

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Cupcake Smash 2014 Judge Bios

April 14, 2014  by 

Meet the Judges! PROFESSIONAL DIVISION Toni Johnson, Production Sous Chef/Kitchen Manager at Philabundance Community Kitchen Chef Toni Johnson developed her passion for cooking at a young age in her homeland of Jamaica.  As a child, Toni learned about creating full flavor cuisine while preparing family meals with her grandmother.  A more formal introduction to ...

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Cupcake Smash 2013 Judge Bios

January 22, 2013  by 

MEET THE JUDGES Nima Etemadi Winner of Food Network's Cupcake Wars, A Cupcake Wonderland is co-owned by Lily Fischer and Nima Etemadi, best friends from Sarah Lawrence College who quit other careers to become pastry chefs. Philadelphia-transplant Nima Etemadi, formerly assistant editor of Aperture magazine, is a graduate of the French Culinary ...

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