Christmas Cupcakes – Starry Christmas Cupcakes If you’re gearing up for the festive season, you might be looking for ways to dress up usual party food… Read More4.5 stars based on 35 reviews Prep time: Cook time: Total time: Yield: 10 medium sized cupcakes or 16 small ones Serving size: 1 medium slice Calories per serving: 250 cal Fat per serving: 12 g Ingredients: For the cupcakes: 110g/4oz butter (you can use margarine) 110g/4oz self raising flour 110g/4oz caster sugar 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1 tsp vanilla extract 1-2 tbsp milk For the buttercream: 140g/5oz butter, softened 1-2 tbsp milk 240g/10oz icing sugar Food colouring of choice Directions:
If you’re gearing up for the festive season, you might be looking for ways to dress up usual party food with a more Christmassy theme. You can’t go wrong with these cute little cupcakes that kids and adults will love! You’ll look like a creative genius to your friends and family, but don’t panic – its so very easy!
Half the fun of making Christmas cupcakes, is picking the decorations to go on the top. Once you have the inspiration, the sky is the limit.
Even in your local supermarket or cake store, you’ll find so many cute, edible delights to buy – all ready made – so you can have fun and involve the children as well.
These cakes are made using buttercream, but you could use ready to roll Royal Icing.
Check out our famous Cherry Ripe Balls recipe here, which has been the most popular recipe on BellyBelly at Christmas time for many years!