You know Christmas is around the corner when you start seeing pictures of lovely Christmas treats all over your Facebook! But Christmas isn’t just about puddings and mince pies, you can also make your favourite dessert and dress it up in Christmas decorations for a festive treat.
As I am a huge fan of cupcakes, I love baking cupcakes around Christmas time and get creative with all the decorations that I can possibly make. So here I am sharing with you 10 holiday cupcake recipes that you can make this year with all the Christmas cupcake flavours that you can imagine. And I think that we all can agree that decorating Christmas cupcakes is just so much fun!
Christmas cupcakes also make great edible Christmas gifts that everyone will appreciate. So put on your favourite holidays tunes in the background, and start baking!
You will LOVE these adorable Snowman Cupcakes that are made with an easy fool-proof fudgey chocolate base, and decorated with marshmallows and frosting! They are so fun to make, and the kids will love them!
Wishing for snow this Christmas? Why not try these Winter Wonderland Cupcakes. They are all about marshmallows, buttercream, whipped cream and sparkles. The best part is that there’s a gooey marshmallow surprise awaits inside the cupcake! (via Wander Spice)
How adorable are these Santa Claus cupcakes? These cupcakes are not just cute, but they are also made with most amazing flavours! These gingerbread cupcakes with an eggnog pastry cream centre and cream cheese frosting will definitely make your guests leave the cocktails and have the cupcakes. This recipe is a proof that Christmas cupcake decorations can be so much fun! Recipe by The Flavour Bender. (via The Flavour Bender)
Who knew that decorating Reindeer Cupcakes can be so easy? These cupcakes will put a smile on anyone’s face! Even the little bakers in the house will be able to help decorate these. (via Your Cup of Cake)
Festive trees for Christmas cupcake toppers? Did you know that you can make Christmas trees with just green frosting to decorate your cupcakes? These Christmas tree cupcakes are extremely easy to decorate with frosting, and colourful funfetti or sugar pearls.
And last but not least. If you’re looking for a gluten free cupcake recipe to make, give these Gluten Free Chocolate Ganache Marshmallow Cupcakes a try! (via Kitchen Sanctuary)