This Schipper Painting No. package paints a picture of 4 different delicious-looking pastries
The first cupcake recipe can be found in the cookbook by Eliza Leslie from 1828. In that time on English genteel tea parties, besides the usual cup of tea, also presented a cake in the shape of a tea cup. This first cupcakes were often baked in a cup or a ramekin, a statement of their name may be. Cupcakes are also often just called muffins.