This incredible collection of cupcake recipes is all you’ll need as cupcake inspiration for your next party!
Cakes are fun, but cupcakes are just so. darn. cute! I think my favorite part of baking cupcakes is doing the icing swirl on top. Just kidding, it’s eating them. But icing is a distant second, for sure. This fantastic list of cupcakes will give you cupcake ideas for every season and any party. Which ones will you make first?
Apple Cider Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Frosting
Is it Fall yet? I do not even care, you had me at Apple Cider and again at Salted Caramel. Oh, and also at cupcakes because, yassssss.
Banana Cupcakes with Lemon Marshmallow Frosting
I’m one of those folks who loves banana desserts, but isn’t really into bananas as a fruit. So, basically I need these banana cupcakes in my life.
Brownie Bottom Halloween Cupcakes
Oh my goodness, brownies and cupcakes in one bite?! I think you could make these brownie bottom cupcakes any time of year. I know I will!
My daughter would adore these butterfly cupcakes. Who would you make them for?
Chocolate Milk Cupcakes with Chocolate Milk Buttercream
Classic cupcakes for days of the week that end in Y. There’s just no going wrong with chocolate on chocolate!
Coconut Macaroon Cupcakes
Let’s pretend we’re on a tropical beach while we enjoy these coconut macaroon cupcakes.
Double Chocolate Mocha Cupcakes
Chocolate + coffee = the ultimate cupcake treat. Oh yes, you definitely want these double chocolate mocha cupcakes. Yes, yes, yes.
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Easy Monster Cupcakes
These monster cupcakes are precious and so easy. How fun would it be to make them as a midweek surprise!
Espresso Cupcakes with Cherry Frosting
Can we talk about the cherry on top. I have a deep and abiding love for all things cherry. See also: coffee. Theses espresso cupcakes with cherry frosting are a thing that is happening in my house.
German Chocolate Cupcakes
A moment of silence is in order for the frosting to cupcake ration on these German chocolate cupcakes.
Grandma’s Pineapple Upside Down Cupcakes
Oh my goodness! Pineapple upside down cake as cupcakes! This is so genius.
Healthier Chocolate Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting
Healthier cupcakes! That means we can have two, right?
How to Make Heart Shaped Cupcakes
My daughter would be all over these precious heart shaped cupcakes. And who are we kidding, I would be too!
Ice Cream Sundae Cupcakes
Ice cream sundae cupcakes is basically everything that is right with the world. There is no such thing as too many sprinkles. Or is it jimmies?
I made these killer cupcakes for my husband’s birthday last year and the kids thought it was absolutely hilarious!
Lemon Curd & Raspberry Mini Cupcakes
Mini raspberry cupcakes. Sounds delish!
Mint Chocolate Chip Oreo Cupcakes
I love oreos, I love mint, I love cupcakes. Sounds like a trifecta of awesome to me!
Mint N Chip Cupcakes
Mint again. Chocolate chips. Cupcake. Yes, please!
Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Eggnog Frosting
I don’t care what anyone says, pumpkin is for all. year. long. See also: eggnog. I want these pumpkin spice cupcakes in my life!
Really Simple Christmas Tree Cupcakes
Did you know if you skip the tree topper and use chocolate frosting, you’ve just made poo emoji cupcakes. Yup, I went there.
Red Velvet Cookie Cupcakes
Red velvet cookie cupcakes look like the gift worth giving! I have a few friends who would love theses in a care basket.
Root Beer Float Cupcakes
Root beer float cupcakes almost look too good to eat. Hahahaha, I’m kidding. I’ll eat anything that looks this delicious. Nom nom nom.
Simple Vanilla Cupcakes From Scratch
Simple vanilla cupcakes. Sometimes you just need to go back to the basics. And look at that gorgeous Tiffany blue icing!
Snowball Elf Cupcakes
This elf cupcake is a metaphor for my life.
Spiced Cream Cheese Frosted Pumpkin Ale Cupcakes
Oh. My. Goodness. Well, you folks already know how I feel about pumpkin. Let’s just say same goes for ale. Mmmmmm.
Spiced Zucchini Cupcakes with Caramel Frosting
Zucchini cupcakes are basically like being on a diet. So go ahead and have a few.
Watermelon cupcakes, whaaaaa?! I need these at my 4th of July party this year. What a fun cupcake idea!
White Chocolate & Peppermint Cupcakes
I could eat peppermint flavored food all day long. It’s so refreshing and delicious. These white chocolate and peppermint cupcakes sound divine!
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