It was #FoodieFriday at NoRA when our friends from @Fox61News came by to help out in the bakery. Good thing Sean has a day job!Read More
If you are still in the planning stages for your big day, make sure to check out our friends at CT Wedding Group. They work with their three exclusive venues, The Barns at Wesleyan Hills, The Pavillion at Crystal Lake, and Lyman Orchards Golf Club to turn your wedding day dreams into a reality. We will be in attendance at the 2016 Tastings at the Pavillion at Crystal Lake on January 16th, 22nd, & 23rd… Read More
Apparently the cool thing to do (for most music fans) is to create a year-end list of their top albums of the year. Welp, despite my affinity for music, I also enjoy cupcakes, so here’s a non-music, totally amateurish Top Ten list of my personal favorite cupcakes that we put out here at the NoRA Cupcake Company.
Please keep in mind that I am not an icing lover...at all. I’ll try it but usually Nolan… Read More
The baking ‘elves’ at NoRA have partnered with Christmas Wish CT to create a new signature holiday cupcake for the kids in all of us! So cute and delicious! Available through the holiday season.Read More
I’m human, believe it or not, and a few weeks ago I proved it to myself once again.
I only began working at NoRA for a few Fridays prior to the opening of the West Hartford location in Blue Back Square, but ever since November 19th the kitchen has been insane! The bake lists have been longer and the cupcake output has been exponentially greater. And it’s great.
I’m… Read More
Ryan Darcy joined the NoRA baking team in the late summer 2015 and immediately became one our growing extended family.
It’s been a few months now since I began my baking career at NoRA but it already seems like I’ve been here for years. The owner, Carrie, and managers are all top notch. My fellow employees are fun to be around, and the clientele that comes into the shop are awesome, too.
First,… Read More
//The BEST Cupcakes you ain' NEVER HAD!
The BEST Cupcakes you ain' NEVER HAD!Posted by Daym Drops on Friday, November 27, 2015 Read More
We had the honor of meeting Daym Drops at Hot 93.7 with DJ Biggmann & DJ Wrexx! We showered Daym with cupcakes (of course) but threw in a little something extra - Gangsta Cookies!
We took chocolate chip cookies and layered with caramel pretzels, peanut butter cups all encased in a dark chocolate shell and then covered with candied bacon and dusted in gold glitter to make them pop for the Food… Read More
Mercado and Bear's Smokehouse BBQ (Bear's Smokehouse BBQ Hartford) - you have stolen our foodie hearts! We couldn't be more thrilled to partner with these guys for what will be an amazing night of killer food, drinks, location, and dessert at Rose's Berry Farm. We love collaborating with some of the best chefs out there and are honored to be part of this extraordinary food community in… Read More
Want to know the *real* story of how NoRA Cupcake came to be? Owner Carrie Carella bares all in a personal expose in the premiere issue Connecticut Food and Farm. This is an amazing online magazine that celebrates all things local and delicious in Connecticut! Focusing on chefs, farmers, and foodmakers accompanied with beautiful photographs and video will make this publication a Bible for any and everyone passionate about CT's local food movement! Thank… Read More