Eat Away Your Election Anxiety With These Vote-Themed Treats

Eat Away Your Election Anxiety With These Vote-Themed Treats
"The Donald" and "The Hillary" doughnuts at Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken.

While you might be biting your nails over today’s election, you’d be better off biting into these delicious election-themed treats that are being sold around town. From “Vote” cupcakes to “Hill Yes” cookies, there’s a little something for everyone.

“Nasty Woman” cookies at Little Red Fox

5035 Connecticut Ave., NW

Female empowerment tastes so sweet.

Vote cupcakes at Georgetown Cupcake

3301 M St., NW

✔️??#VOTE ❤️? @georgetowncupcake #dccupcakes #cupcakecam

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TBH we’d rather watch this video than election coverage.

Sassy election cookies at Baked and Wired

1052 Thomas Jefferson St., NW

grab em by the cookie #govote

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We’ll take three of the “Knowles Minaj 2020.”

Election mini cupcakes at Sprinkles Cupcakes

3015 M St., NW

Eating five mini cupcakes is the same as eating one regular cupcake, right?

Candidate cake toppers at Buttercream Bakeshop

1250 9th St., NW

The presidential election is anything but amusing, but these toppers have the entire shop like ???

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Can’t top this.

Election cookies at Raresweets Bakeshop

963 Palmer Alley, NW

Still debating? Make a choice and then reward yourself with a cookie. Every vote counts! #america #votingmatters

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Write in…frosting?

Voting cookies at Dog Tag Bakery

3206 Grace St., NW

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Nothing says ‘Murica like a red-white-and-blue spin on the classic black-and-white cookie.

Voting macarons at the Sweet Lobby

404 8th St., SE

The day is here, DC! Get out and VOTE! Then you can show your pride for your candidate with our political macaron! ??

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Let the cookies melt away your election sorrows.

Candidate doughnuts at Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken

1308 G St.,NW and 7511 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church

Read our review of them here.


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Maxine is an editorial fellow passionate about covering food, news, and politics. Her work has also been published in Forbes, Marie Claire, and Inside Higher Ed. She recently graduated from Brown University with honors in nonfiction writing.