Everyone has a favorite Christmas cookie, but Christmas cupcakes are where you can surprise and delight in a whole new way this holiday. Head right this way for our sweetest finds of the season.
Christmas Candy Cupcakes
Don’t look any further than the candy aisle for these festive toppers. A bag of mint M&M’s offers multiple shades of green, while marshmallows dusted with red sanding sugar mimic poinsettia petals. Get the recipe from Country Living.
These treats may be inspired by the cold weather, but they’re perfect for any time of year. Get the recipe from Glorious Treats.
Polar Bear Cupcakes
With donut holes for heads and gumdrops for ears, these little cuties are like three treats in one. Don’t forget the fondant scarves! Get the recipe from Woman’s Day.
Candy Cane Oreo Cupcakes
Put a little twist on the classic chocolate-mint combo by bringing in milk’s favorite cookie. Besides crushed Oreos in the frosting and whole Oreos on top, each cupcake liner gets an Oreo half (cream side up!) as a base. Get the recipe from Your Cup of Cake.
North Pole Cupcakes
Bring the North Pole to you this Christmas with these easy-to-decorate cupcakes. Get the recipe from The Girl Who Ate Everything.
Snow Angel Cupcakes
Take a break from the heavy stuff with some perfectly proportioned angel food cakes. Topped with a dollop of whipped cream and fresh raspberries, it’s an unexpected but totally welcome holiday dessert. Get the recipe from The Cake Blog.
Gingerbread Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting
Nothing says Christmas quite like gingerbread cupcakes topped with gingerbread men! Get the recipe from Cooking Classy.
We wish it was seasonally appropriate to eat gingerbread all year long, specifically these spiced cupcakes with cream cheese frosting. Get the recipe from Sally’s Baking Addiction.
Sweet Snowman Cupcakes
Best part: The heads are made out of donut holes. Get the recipe from Bakerella.
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