Meet the Bakers – Happiness Cupcakes
Name: Amy Houston
Sweet RGV: Are you a Pro or Amateur Baker?
Happiness Cupcakes: Pro
SRGV: Tell us a little about yourself and your business.
HC: I started baking as a hobby in my little kitchen in McAllen and it quickly turned into a passion. Our recipes were developed and tested through the years before we even sold our first cupcake! All our products are made from the freshest and finest ingredients and all done by scratch.
SRGV: How long have you been baking?
HC: 10 years
SRGV: What is your favorite thing to bake?
SRGV: What is the most challenging thing you’ve ever baked?
HC: French Macarons. I danced the first time I saw those little feet in my oven!
SRGV: What is your favorite ingredient?
HC: Vanilla bean. It smells like heaven
SRGV: What is your favorite cookbook or recipe resource?
HC: Anything by Ina Garten
SRGV: What is your favorite baking or sweets related tv show? Why?
HC: Barefoot Contessa. She makes everything look so easy.
SRGV: What is the one baked good you’re know for or would like to be known for?
HC: Red Velvet cupcake
SRGV: What will you be baking for Sweet RGV?
HC: Mini red velvet cupcakes and Mexican chocolate cupcakes
SRGV: Do you have a blog or website? Yes