Cupcake Recipes

Our cupcake recipes range from easy, one-bowl cupcakes to elaborately decorated and include: vanilla cupcakes, snickerdoodle cupcakes, strawberry cupcakes, blondie cupcakes, coconut cupcakes, and vegan.

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Soft-Serve Peanut Butter Cupcakes

Everyone will scream for this twist on soft-serve dunked in a chocolate shell. Chill the frosted cakes while you make a semisweet-chocolate glaze; after it cools to room temperature, carefully dunk them. Chill 10 more minutes, and cue the nostalgia trip. This recipe comes from Martha Stewart's Cake Perfection: 100+ Recipes for the Sweet Classic, From Simple to Stunning (Clarkson Potter). 

Christmas Tree Cupcakes: 3 Easy, Cute Ways

Decorate your favorite cupcakes with one or all of these festive toppers.

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Brownie Cupcakes with Sugared Pansies

Delicate candied flowers and a lavender-hued white chocolate ganache adorn this hybrid of two beloved desserts.

Martha's Sunflower Cupcakes

Martha tints Swiss meringue buttercream a golden yellow, then pipes it into petals atop moist vanilla-bean cupcakes. The best part? Candy-coated sunflower seeds form the flower centers.

Chocolate-Mayo Cupcakes

Mayonnaise replaces the fat (butter or oil) in these otherwise traditional cupcakes, yielding a richly flavored yet light-in-texture cake with a smooth, creamy ganache-like frosting.