Capitol Hill cupcakes in cafeteria

From The Hill:

The expensive cupcake trend has hit the House cafeteria on Capitol Hill.

A cupcake toppings bar has popped up in the Capitol cafeteria, located on the House side of the basement of the Capitol.

The trend over the past few years has been expensive cupcakes with exotic flavors and toppings. The Capitol cafeteria cupcakes are a modestly priced $2.25 a piece. Customers can decorate chocolate or vanilla cake and icing with sprinkles, mini M&Ms, Butterfinger bits, Oreo crumble, nuts, and chocolate sauce.