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What’s Your Cupcake Personality?

Chocolate, red velvet, vanilla – what’s your cupcake of choice? Sophie LaMontagne and Katherine Kallinis of the TLC series DC Cupcakes have discovered that these tiny treats can offer a lighthearted glimpse into personality type. Find out what your favourite says about you.

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Cupcake Personality: Vanilla Squared

Your cupcake personality: Traditional

The analysis: “This cupcake is for those who want something sweet but don’t want to get too crazy,” Sophie says. (If you choose chocolate frosting, you’re more open to risk taking.)

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Cupcake Personality: Chocolate Squared

Your cupcake personality: Intense

The analysis: “This is for people who are serious and focused,” Katherine says. “The double-chocolate combo is usually preferred by deep thinkers.” (Vanilla frosting lovers are slightly less intense.)


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Cupcake Personality: Carrot

Your cupcake personality: Practical

The analysis: “A carrot cake lover makes decisions from a commonsense standpoint,” Sophie says. “Here you’re getting vegetables with your treat.”

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Cupcake Personality: Peanut Butter Fudge

Your cupcake personality: Adventurous

The analysis: “Choosing a rich, messy, over-the-top flavor shows you jump into new activities feetfirst,” Sophie says. “There’s no hesitation or worrying.”

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Cupcake Personality: Lemon Berry

Your cupcake personality: Spunky

The analysis: “We’ve found that people drawn to bright frostings and flavors tend to embrace life in the most colourful way,” says Katherine. “They’re always fun to be around.”

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Cupcake Personality: Red Velvet

Your cupcake personality: Romantic

The analysis: “This is the first choice for anyone in a lovey-dovey mood,” says Katherine. “From the deep red hue to the little heart on top, it’s the one you buy to share with a special someone.”

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Cupcake Personality: Mocha

Your cupcake personality: Ambitious

The analysis: “A lot of successful businessmen and women get the mocha,” Katherine says. The lure of caffeine certainly speaks to a go-getter type.

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Cupcake Personality: Salted Caramel

Your cupcake personality: Impulsive

The analysis: Torn between salty and sweet? “People will debate, then all of a sudden just go for it,” Katherine explains.

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Cupcake Personality: Coconut

Your cupcake personality: Outgoing

The analysis: “Coconut’s definitely for extroverts,” Sophie says. “Probably because it’s such a strong, fun, and festive flavour.”

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