"Sweet Facts about Cupcakes" 

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Cupcakes are a type of small cake that is baked in a cup-shaped mold. 

They became popular in the United States in the 19th century as a way to make individual-sized cakes. 

Cupcakes can be decorated with a variety of frostings and toppings, such as buttercream, cream cheese, and sprinkles. 

The first cupcake recipe was published in the 1796 American cookbook "American Cookery" by Amelia Simmons. 

Cupcakes can also be made into mini or jumbo sizes,  

making them suitable for all occasions, from birthdays to weddings. 

Some cupcakes can be filled with fruit, custard, or other sweet ingredients to add extra flavor and texture.