Santa Cupcakes

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Santa Cupcakes

Santa Cupcakes

 

Are you looking for a cute Holiday treat? We whipped up some Santa Cupcakes for you to try out too! These actually were pretty easy to make. They will definitely be a hit where ever you take them! The little guy even got in on making these!

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Santa Cupcakes
 
Here is how you can make these adorable Santa Cupcakes!
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Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 24
Ingredients
  • 1 box Cake Mix
  • 3 Eggs
  • ½ cup Vegetable Oil
  • ½ cup softened Butter
  • 1 tbsp Milk
  • ½ tsp Vanilla
  • 2 cup Powdered Sugar
  • 48 Mini Chocolate Chips
  • 10 oz Mini Marshmallows
  • Red Sparkling Sugar
  • 24 Red Hots
Instructions
  1. Line muffin pan with paper liners.
  2. Mix and bake cupcakes according to box directions.
  3. Transfer to wire racks to cool.
  4. Cream butter in a medium bowl
  5. Slowly add in the powdered sugar, and milk as needed, until everything is incorporated and frosting is right consistency.
  6. Transfer to piping bag or zippered bag and clip corner to pipe.
  7. Ice each cupcake.
  8. Sprinkle red sparkling sugar across the upper third of the top to make a hat.
  9. Cut each mini marshmallow in half.
  10. Place mini marshmallows to put a ball on the hat, make a fur band and make Santa's beard.
  11. Place the Red Hot for the nose and two mini chocolate chips for the eyes.

Santa Cupcakes Ingredients

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 box Cake Mix
  • 3 Eggs
  • 1/2 cup Vegetable Oil
  • 1/2 cup softened Butter
  • 1 tbsp Milk
  • 1/2 tsp Vanilla
  • 2 cup Powdered Sugar
  • 48 Mini Chocolate Chips
  • 10 oz Mini Marshmallows
  • 24 Red Candy Decorations (like Red Hots)
  • Red Sparkling Sugar

 

Santa Cupcakes Process

DIRECTIONS

  1. Line muffin pan with paper liners.
  2. Mix and bake cupcakes according to box directions.
  3. Transfer to wire racks to cool.
  4. Cream butter in a medium bowl
  5. Slowly add in the powdered sugar, and milk as needed, until everything is incorporated and frosting is right consistency.
  6. Transfer to piping bag or zippered bag and clip corner to pipe.
  7. Ice each cupcake.
  8. Sprinkle red sparkling sugar across the upper third of the top to make a hat.
  9. Cut each mini marshmallow in half.
  10. Place mini marshmallows to put a ball on the hat, make a fur band and make Santa’s beard.
  11. Place the Red Hot for the nose and two mini chocolate chips for the eyes.

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Comments

  1. Hi there
    Just stopped by to let you know that I featured this on my Saturday Spotlight post this week!
    <Saturday Spotlight
    Thanks again for linking up to A Round Tuit! Hope you have a great weekend!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success

  2. These are super cute cupcakes. You are being featured this week, over at Simple Supper Tuesday. We hope you can join us again this week, starting Monday night at 8pm.

  3. Your Santa cupcakes are adorable!
    Virginia recently posted..The Sewing TableMy Profile

  4. Love these! So festive and adorable!
    Kim @The Baking ChocolaTess recently posted..Irresistible Chocolate Covered Coconut TrufflesMy Profile

  5. My boys would love these cookies! They look soooo cute!

  6. Your AWESOME cupcakes were featured at Merry Monday this week! Hope you’ll link up again this week!

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