Cupcakes may be a traditional dessert, but they don't necessarily have to taste that way. Cupcake purists may be surprised to find out that they can be made in any number of flavors. Cappuccino cupcakes from HowStuffWorks are a little bit off the beaten path, but still familiar enough to ease adventurers into sampling new flavors. Those brave enough to try truly unconventional cupcakes might enjoy baked bean and tomato cupcakes or avocado lime cupcakes, both of which were created as part of The Cupcake Project. Vacation-starved landlubbers can try tropical luau cupcakes to get a taste of the beach without actually making the trip.