WEST CHESTER, Pa., Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The queens of Georgetown Cupcake and stars of the TLC series DC Cupcakes Katherine Kallinis and Sophie Kallinis LaMontagne are scheduled to appear on QVC Sunday, October 23 at noon (ET) with their popular cupcakes and to launch their first book The Cupcake Diaries: Recipes and Memories from the Sisters of Georgetown Cupcake.
During the QVC program In the Kitchen with David®, the sisters will give viewers an inside look at the inspiration behind The Cupcake Diaries, which chronicles their sweet success after choosing cupcakes over the corporate world. The new book not only reveals their secrets of building a nationally recognized business but also offers readers 42 recipes, including the bestselling red velvet cupcake and their grandmother's Greek Easter bread. Fans will have the opportunity to purchase The Cupcake Diaries more than two weeks in advance of its release date.
As the sisters share stories and recipes, they will also offer the cupcakes that started a craze by the dozen to QVC shoppers nationwide. The Georgetown Cupcake Gourmet Cupcake Assortment consists of six of the most popular flavors, including lava fudge and salted caramel, plus six flavors exclusive to QVC. The new flavors are chocolate toffee crunch, apple crumble, chocolate marshmallow, maple walnut crunch, chocolate peanut butter caramel fudge, and citrus blossom.
"Katherine and Sophie are truly an entrepreneurial inspiration and we are thrilled to bring their story and one-of-a-kind cupcakes to QVC," said John Kelly, vice president of merchandising for QVC.
The Cupcake Diaries: Recipes and Memories from the Sisters of Georgetown Cupcake (QVC Item #F09562) and the Georgetown Cupcake Gourmet Cupcake Assortment (QVC Item #M26167) will be available starting October 23 through QVC at 800.345.1515 or www.QVC.com, while supplies last.
QVC, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation attributed to the Liberty Interactive Group (Nasdaq: LINTA), is one of the largest multimedia retailers in the world. QVC is committed to providing its customers with thousands of the most innovative and contemporary beauty, fashion, jewelry and home products. Its programming is distributed to approximately 195 million homes worldwide. The company's website, QVC.com, is ranked among the top general merchant Internet sites. With operations in the United Kingdom, Germany, Japan and Italy, West Chester, Pa.-based QVC has shipped more than a billion packages in its 25-year history. QVC, Q, and the Q Ribbon Logo are registered service marks of ER Marks, Inc.
SOURCE QVC, Inc.