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 favorite 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 flavors 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 favorite 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!
Peppermint Chocolate Candy Cane Cupcakes make beautiful festive cupcakes that all peppermint candy cane fans will appreciate! And I absolutely love the colors of these cupcakes.
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!
How adorable are these Santa Claus cupcakes? These cupcakes are not just cute, but they are also made with the most amazing flavors! These gingerbread cupcakes with an eggnog pastry cream center and cream cheese frosting will definitely make your guests leave the cocktails and have the cupcakes. This recipe is proof that Christmas cupcake decorations can be so much fun! Recipe by 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.
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 colorful funfetti or sugar pearls.
Green velvet cupcakes? Yes, please! These cupcakes are really simple and easy but sound very delicious as they’re frosted with cream cheese frosting (my fav!).
These Christmas Light Cupcakes are so adorable for Christmas! No fancy decorating tools are required, just a pipping bag, some M&Ms and black frosting!
If you love gingerbread as much as you do, then why not try these Gingerbread Cupcakes. They’re infused with all the gingerbread spices that we all love!
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!