Candace Nelson is an Indonesian pastry chef, TV personality, author, and former investment banker who is known for having served as a judge on television shows like Cupcake Wars and Sugar Rush. In addition to that, she has also accumulated a huge fan base on social media and enjoys more than 200k followers on Instagram and more than 25k followers on not Facebook and Twitter.
Los Angeles, California, United States
Boyfriend / Spouse
Candace Nelson has dated –
- Charles Nelson
- Lean physique
- Deep-set eyes
- Toothy smile
Candace Nelson Facts
- She has inherited the art of baking from her family and her grandmother was well-known for her desserts that she created at her San Francisco restaurant in the 1930s.
- Before Candace Nelson began with her pursuits as a baker, she used to work as an investment banker. However, she decided to focus more on baking after the dot-com bust, a stock market bubble.
- One day, she realized that it was “time for cupcakes to stop being the backup dancer to cakes” and eventually, she founded the Beverly Hills, California-based cupcake bakery chain, named Sprinkles Cupcakes, in 2004.
- Some of her fans include , , , , , and .
- Candace Nelson released her cookbook titled The Sprinkles Baking Book, in October 2016.
- Apart from the usual cupcakes, her area of expertise also lies in making and gluten-free cupcakes and dog-food cupcakes.
- Candace Nelson and her cupcakes have been featured on a number of shows, magazines, and editorials which include The Oprah Winfrey Show, Bon Appetit magazine, Food & Wine, People magazine, The Today Show, Nightline, The Show, Masterchef Season 10, The New York Times, and the Los Angeles Times.
Featured Image by Candace Nelson / Instagram
Facts of Candace Nelson
- Gender Female
- full nameCandace Nelson
- Date of Birth May 08, 1974
- Age 47 years 6 months
- Horoscope Taurus
- Lucky Number 7
- Lucky Stone Emerald
- Lucky Color Green
- Best Match for Marriage Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn
- ethnicity / ethnic backgroundFrench-American
- net worth$10 million
- professionPastry Chef, TV Personality, Former Investment Banker, Author
- weight57 kg or 125.5 lbs
- height5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
- hair colorDark Brown
- eye colorLight Brown
- body type / buildSlim
- collegeWesleyan University