Top 2011 Food Trends | PBS Food

11 Food Trends We Liked in 2011


Cake Pops: The New Cupcake?

Every year, we hear that such-and-such is “the new cupcake.” And yet, everywhere we go, all we see are cupcakes. (Sorry donuts, we tried.) We might finally have an heir to the dessert throne in cake pops though. First popularized by food blogger Bakerella, cake pops have become the trendy dessert in 2011. The true sign that cake pops have gone mainstream? This holiday season you can puchase a “Babycakes” appliance, which will help you mass produce the tiny delectables.


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