#CakeDealers *Bested*

The NoRA team of #cakedealers did it again! NoRA chosen BEST CUPCAKE in CTNow Best of Hartford readers poll and BEST FOOD TRUCK in Hartford Magazine.

#CakeDealers *Bested*
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Our space is bohemian eclectic inspired by the creativity of local artists whose work fills every wall, nook and cranny. We have lots of comfy chairs and free wifi. Kick back with a cupcake!

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Welcome to NoRA Cupcake Company! Definitely NOT your mother’s bakery. Decadent, dangerous and delicious with more than 100 unique flavors artfully crafted and made fresh every day.

ON THE MOVE

Have cupcakes, will travel with the Lil’ NoRA Cupcake Truck. Look for us at farmer’s markets and events all across Connecticut.

ON THE MOVE

A NEIGHBORHOOD JOINT

Lil’ Shop of NoRA is what happens when a cupcake company is born in a bar. Eclectic, inspired and as real as it gets, NoRA is literally redefining a neighborhood.

A NEIGHBORHOOD JOINT
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Welcome to NoRA

NoRA Cupcake Company
700 Main Street
Middletown, CT 06457
860-788-3150

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10 – 7PM
Wednesday: 10 – 7PM
Thursday: 10 – 10PM
Friday: 10 – 10PM
Saturday: 10 – 10PM
Sunday: 10 – 7PM

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  • BEAR'S SMOKEHOUSE🐻
Restocking BOTH Hartford and Windsor @bearssmokehouse locations today with signature BEARS CARES chocolate, maple, bourbon, bacon cupcakes AND GrassHopper & Goddess cupcakes! They go quick - get in there!
#noracupcake #bearssmokehouse #cteats #ctbites #cupcakes #bestofhartford #cakelife #eatfamous #eatlocal #foodbeast #cupcakehustlin
  • 😳CooCoo for Coconut😳
*****VEGAN SPECIAL*******
Graham crusted coconut cake, chocolate pudding filling, coconut frosting with chocolate drizzle and cocoa coconut! 
#noracupcake #whatveganseat #cteats #ctbites #vegansofig #cupcakes #cupcakeporn #cakelife #cupcakehustlin
  • 🍉WATERMELON🍉
Make sure you celebrate the last day of American Craft Beer Week with one of our favorite seasonal cupcakes that we made with one of our favorite seasonal CT beers from @hookerbeer!
Pink vanilla cake baked with Thomas Hooker Watermelon Ale injected with puréed watermelon and topped with pink lemonade frosting - decorated to look like a slice of watermelon!
#noracupcake #thomashooker #acbw #cteats #ctdrinks #eatlocal #drinklocal #beercakes #eatingfortheinsta #eatfamous #foodbeast #cupcakeporn #cakelife #noracakedealer #cupcakehustlin
  • 🍻DockTime & SunJuice☀️
Because @stonycreekbeer has been such an amazing supporter of NoRA... They get TWO signature #beercakes featured in TWO locations today in honor of American Craft Beer Week!
DOCK TIME is our classic Dulce de Leche cupcake baked with their flagship Amber Lager!
SUN JUICE is vanilla cake baked with their seasonal Belgian style summer spiced ale, filled with grapefruit lemon curd, and topped with grapefruit buttercream! So zesty!
We have a limited amount available in store today AND we will be set up at their Little Cranky IPA Release party at the brewery, 5 Indian Neck Avenue, in Branford from 12-3pm!
#noracupcake #stonycreekbrewery #sunjuice #docktime #acbw #cteats #ctdrinks #eatlocal #eatfamous #eatingfortheinsta #cupcakeporn #noracakedealers #cakelife #cupcakehustlin
  • 🚐FOOD TRUCK RALLY🚐
Tonight we will be set up at @mystic_aquarium_ from 4-9:30pm with a ton of other local food trucks!! To name a few: @fryborg @cannolitruck @tedssteamedcheeseburgers @wheystation 
You don't want to miss this night, these cupcakes, or this guy with the beard! 
#noracupcake #noracakedealer #cteats #mysticaquarium #ctfoodies #ctfoodtrucks #cakelife #cupcakehustlin and #gettinwheysted 🙌✨😏
  • 😇INNOCENCE😇
@citysteambrewery is today's featured CT Brewery in honor of American Craft Beer Week! Today's cupcake: 
Blueberry Pan-Cup-Cakes & Bacon! Maple caked baked with City Steam's Innocence Double IPA and blueberries, injected with CT maple syrup, and topped with candied bacon and walnuts on a mound of cream cheese frosting!
#noracupcake #acbw #citysteambrewery #hartfordhasit #cteats #ctdrinks #beercakes #eatlocal #eatfamous #eatingfortheinsta #cupcakeporn #cupcakes #cakelife #noracakedealers #cupcakehustlin
  • 🐟SWEDISH FISH🐟
Find these vanilla cherry cupcakes at @bearssmokehouse (Windsor location only) starting today in honor of Windsor's Shad Derby Festival! Both Hartford and Windsor Bears are also stocked with Irish Car Bombs, Half Baked, and Bears Cares (bourbon maple bacon chocolate)!
#noracupcake #bearssmokehouse #cteats #ctbites #eatlocal #eatfamous #foodbeasts #cakelife #cupcakeporn #foodporn #noracakedealers #cupcakehustlin
  • 🍺CARAMEL PRETZEL🍺
American Craft Beer Week continues on with today's featured CT Brewery @blackhogbeer cupcake:
Caramel Pretzel - chocolate cake baked with Black Hog Granola Brown Ale, filled with salted pecan chocolate ganache, topped with caramel ripple chocolate buttercream rimmed with chocolate covered pretzels!
#noracupcake #acbw #blackhogbrewery #granolabrown #cteats #ctdrinks #beercakes #eatlocal #eatfamous #eatingfortheinsta #cupcakeporn #cakelife #noracakedealers #cupcakehustlin
  • ❤️🍋ROAD JAM🍋❤️
We are continuing our American Craft Beer Week local CT brewery spotlight with featured #beercakes! Today we introduce Road Jam:
Lemon cake baked with raspberries, filled with raspberry lemon curd made with @tworoadsbrewing Road Jam beer, frosted with black raspberry buttercream topped with candied lemon zest! (Also making an appearance at @elicannons this Thursday night) 🍺🍰✨
#noracupcake #acbw #tworoadsbrewing #roadjam #cteats #ctdrinks #eatlocal #drinklocal #eatfamous #eatingfortheinsta #cakecakecake #noracakedealers #cakelife #cupcakeporn #cupcakehustlin
  • 🌸🍺HOBBIT JUICE🍺🌸
In honor of tonight's @beerdbrewing tap takeover at @elicannons, we whipped up some #beercakes using one of their most popular brews, Hobbit Juice!
Vanilla bean cake filled with jasmine orange curd we made with the Hobbit Juice, and frosted with vanilla bean buttercream! 
Extremely limited. Get there before they are gone! 
Stay tuned every day this week for a CT Brewery featured cupcake in honor of American Craft Beer Week!
#noracupcake #elicannons #acbw #cteats #ctdrinks #eatlocal #drinklocal #ctbreweries #eatfamous #foodbeast #cupcakeporn #cakelife #cupcakehustlin
  • ⭐️OUT & ABOUT⭐️
🚐 5/13 United Technologies Campus 11:30am-3pm, Hamilton Road, Windsor
🚐 5/14 Billings Forge Farmers Market 11am-2pm, 563 Broad Street, Hartford
🚐 5/14 Wethersfield Farmers Market 3-6pm, 220 Hartford Avenue, Wethersfield
🚐 5/15 Mystic Food Truck Festival 4-9:30pm, Mystic Aquarium
🍺 5/16 Stony Creek Brewery Cranky Fest 11am-3pm, 5 Indian Neck Ave, Branford (set up inside the brewery - no truck)
#noracupcake #noracakedealers #cteats #cteatsout #ctfoodtruck #ctdrinks #ctbites #eatlocal #eatfamous #foodbeast #cakelife #cupcakehustlin
  • 🍰📷FAN PICS📷🍰
We love seeing how you love NoRA, who you share with, where you enjoy us, and what your favorites are! Remember to tag us so we can share your pics!
#noracupcake #norafanpics #cupcakeporn #cteats #eeeeeats #sweeeeeats #eatfamous #cakelife #cupcakehustlin
Repost from @laurie_frucce, ↠ NoRa Irish Car Bomb Cupcake ↞ 
I pretty much cry every morning because none of my pre-pregnancy clothes fit. 
But, you know... #yolo
  • 🍰🍴#CTEATS🍴🍰
Collaboration coming!! Follow @cteatsout and get them to 20K followers for the #cteatsnoracupcake contest to begin! Stay tuned for more details!
#noracupcake #cteats #cteatsout #eatlocal #ctfoodies #eatingfortheinsta #foodbeast #cakelife #cupcakehustlin
  • ✨👩🏻👩🏼👩🏽👩🏾👩🏿✨
BAD MAMA JAMA
(in honor of all women - moms or not!)
Chocolate and vanilla ombré layered cake filled with dark and white chocolate ganache AND chocolate whipped cream, finally frosted with beautiful chocolate and vanilla buttercream rosettes sprinkled with crystal sugar!
#noracupcake #cakechicks #badmamajama #mothersday #cteats #ctbites #cupcakeporn #cupcakes #eatfamous #foodbeast #cakelife #cupcakehustlin
  • 👸GOOD TO MAMA👸
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Starting tomorrow our Mothers Day menu is available in store! Get her NoRA, be her favorite!
🍵Green Tea Matcha🍵
🍓Strawberry Daiquiri🍓
👊Bad Mama Jama👊
💃Boss Chick💃
🌰Hazelnut Crunch🌰
💋Lady Baltimore💋
#noracupcake #mothersday #whenyouregoodtomama #cakelife #cakechicks #cupcakehustlin
  • ⭐️WETHERSFIELD⭐️
Check out our two retail partners while shopping for Mothers Day! Both locations offer great gift ideas and everything you'll need to cook for her on Sunday!
✨Old Wethersfield Country Store, 221 Main Street @old_wethersfield_country_store
✨D&D Market, 675 Wolcott Hill Road @danddmarket 
#noracupcake #noracakedealers #shoplocal #eatlocal #eatfamous #cteats #ctbites #cakelife #cupcakehustlin
  • 🐻Today at Bears🐻
Delivering our weekly assortment to both Hartford and Windsor @bearssmokehouse locations!
In addition to their signature Bears Cares (maple bourbon bacon chocolate cupcakes) they are also going to have:
Road Jam - lemon raspberry cake with @tworoadsbrewing Road Jam lemon raspberry curd filling and black raspberry buttercream!
Traditional Red Velvet
And Snickers Overload!
#noracupcake #bearssmokehouse #hartfordhasit #sodoeswindsor #cteats #ctbites #eatfamous #foodbeasts #eeeeeats #bestofhartford #cakelife #cupcakehustlin
  • 🎀SWEET FIZZY🎀
Champagne cake baked with raspberries, filled with chocolate ganache, topped with pink champagne buttercream and a raspberry!
#noracupcake #wcw #cupcakeporn #cteats #ctbites #ctdrinks #cakelife #cupcakehustlin
  • 🇲🇽CINCO de MAYO🇲🇽
We know that this day is all about tacos and margaritas, but you are still going to need dessert!! We've got you covered! (top going clockwise):
💃Dulce de Leche💃
Caramel cake, caramel filling, caramel buttercream!
💚Tres Leches💚
Buttermilk cake injected with three milks (tres leches) and topped with vanilla whipped frosting and candied lime zest!
🍹Margarita🍹
Lime zested cake injected with tequila simple syrup and topped with lime zest buttercream with a sugar & salted rim!
💀Mexican Wedding💀
Chocolate cinnamon cake with cayenne chocolate ganache filling and vanilla buttercream rosettes!

#noracupcake #cincodemayo #cupcakes #cupcakeporn #cakecakecake #cteats #ctbites #ctdrinks #eatfamous #foodbeast #cakelife #cupcakehustlin
  • 📅FIRST THURSDAY👊
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KNOCK OUT (mama said) MARKET!

Our Mother's Day pop-up market on Thursday, May 7th 7-9pm is going to be a great way to shop for all the moms, mamas, mas, mommies in your life! Don't give her a reason to knock your ass out! Get her gifts from @armebynina @tarasbeautystudio @hellosuperlula @northeastnutmeg  and @bethanyhomecrafts!
Get your photo taken in our specialized photo booth presented by @djharryg! Watch our mural grow and buy some art from @neidart! All while eating some cupcakes and groovin with DJ @conniecarmona ❤️
Make a night of it and grab dinner at @elicannons during their Heavy Seas Tap Takeover! OR check out CT local specials at @krustpizzabar ! 🍺🍕🍰 Beer Pizza Cake #holytrinity #onlyinnora #middletownct #noracupcake #elicannons #krustpizzabar #cteats #ctdrinks #ctbites #goodeats #eatfamous #eatlocal #foodbeasts #cakelife #cupcakehustlin