We've found some seriously creative cupcakes - prepare to be impressed!
There are hundreds of cupcake ideas on the internet. From quirky flavours to amazing decorations, there are so many to choose from – so we’ve rounded up a few of our favourites.
There’s a cupcake here for every occasion, for every type of person. Your little ones will love the fun, quirky cupcakes, and chocolate lovers, need look no further!
If chocolate’s not your thing, we have plenty of fruity cupcake recipe alternatives. From apple pie and vanilla cupcakes to refreshing lemon bites of heaven. A recipe for decadent black forest cupcakes would be a perfect dessert to round off a sophisticated dinner party, while others might prefer their evening tipple in the form of a gin and tonic cupcake, or perhaps a fruity raspberry mojito cupcake.
These cute sheep cupcakes are a favourite here at Woman’s Own and you can get the recipe here!
Or take a look at these fun cupcake ideas…
Flower Pot Cupcakes
How cute are these cupcakes?! Find the recipe to bake your very own edible gardenHERE
Chocolate Beehive Cupcakes
Click here for the recipe!
Raspberry cheesecake cupcakes
Cooking Classy have invented a cheesecake and cupcake combination to create a batch of luxurious raspberry cheesecake cupcakes
Dark chocolate and orange cupcakes
This super simple recipe from Bake For Coffee is sure to be a crowd pleaser, with its ultra rich dark chocolate and a zesty orange tang – delicious!
Black forest cupcakes
We found these devilishly decadent chocolate and cherry cupcakes from Cooking Classy
We found these adorable panda bear mini-cupcakes on Bakerella
Nutella stuffed cinnamon sugar cupcakes
We found these heavenly cinnamon cupcakes on Damn Delicious, with a surprise creamy Nutella filling!
Apple pie cupcakes with vanilla bean frosting
This surprisingly easy recipe from Spoonful of Flavor creates the most irresistible bunch of apple pie cupcakes!
Toblerone milk chocolate and almond cupcakes
Enjoy this dreamy blend of Toblerone milk chocolate with a nutty almond flavour, thanks to Baker By Nature
French toast cupcakes with maple buttercream
We found everyone’s favourite luxurious breakfast in the form of a cupcake… thanks Bakingdom!
Gin and tonic cupcakes
We found this recipe on I Heart Katie Cakes of our favourite tipple transformed into a heavenly cupcake
Red velvet cupcakes with vanilla frosting
We spotted these deliciously tempting red velvet cupcakes on Averie Cooks, where the one-bowl method promises to be hassle-free!
Caramel pecan carrot cupcakes
The perfect carrot cupcake with a twist – a drizzling of a mouth-watering caramel topping, thanks to Garnish and Glaze!
Mint chocolate cupcakes
These rich chocolate cupcakes topped with a light, mint frosting were spotted on My Baking Addiction
Crème brûlée cupcakes
Cooking Classy has come up with a rich, elegant recipe to create crème brûlée cupcakes, topped with a raspberry!
Blueberry cupcakes with honey buttercream
We found this delicious blueberry and honey extravaganza on Always With Butter.
We found this oreo cupcake recipe on The First Year Blog, with a surprise whole oreo hiding at the bottom of the cupcake!
Strawberry shortcake cupcakes
We found these pink strawberry bites from heaven on Damn Delicious
Salted caramel cupcakes
Treat yourself and those around you to these soft, creamy salted caramel cupcakes, found on Crazy Little Projects
Lemon cupcakes with lemon buttercream frosting
Cooking Classy have created a recipe for these beautifully fresh lemon cupcakes
Vanilla and white chocolate cupcakes
Juniper Cakery have created the perfect recipe for these light and creamy white chocolate and vanilla cupcakes, for all the white chocolate lovers out there!
Chocolate marble cupcakes
We found these seriously impressive looking chocolate marble cupcakes on Sally’s Baking Addiction
Banana split cupcakes
You can top your banana split cupcake from Cooking Classy with whatever you like – nuts, sprinkles, toffee pieces, or all of the above!
Coffee and walnut crunch cupcakes
We found this super tasty and crunchy cupcake recipe on Hunger and Sauce
Raspberry mojito cupcakes
We found these fun raspberry cocktail cupcakes on Java Cupcake
Purple layered butterfly cupcakes
These pretty layered cakes from Glorious Treats are really easy to bake but really impressive to look at!
Nutella cheesecake cupcakes
This recipe from Cooking Classy combines three of our favourite things – Nutella, cheesecake AND cupcakes!
Bake a batch of these decadent truffle cupcakes, found on The Cake Blog
Cherry coke cupcakes
This unusual recipe by Pass The Sushi uses both coke and cherries as ingredients and is sure to be a memorable one!
Red heart velvet cupcakes
We spotted these adorable red velvet cupcakes sprinkled with red hearts on Your Cup of Cake
Toffee crunch cupcakes
Ellese Launer’s toffee cupcakes are the perfect combination of crunchy toffee pieces and fluffy cake
We spotted these heavenly cookie cupcakes on Chocolate Cake Collections – a chocolate-lover’s heaven!
Kit Kat cupcakes
Thanks to Femenista, you can satisfy your chocolate bar cravings by baking a batch of these chocolate Kit Kat cupcakes
Ice cream cupcakes
I Heart Katie Cakes have created a recipe for these bright, eye-catching ice cream cupcakes
Cookie Monster cupcakes
We found these fun Cookie Monster cupcakes on Angela Barton’s Cakes
Check out Pia Recipes for how to make these multiple layers of deliciousness to create a batch of neapolitan cupcakes!
Polar bear cupcakes
These super cute polar bear cupcakes can be found on Bakerella
These delicious and unusual burger cupcakes are sure to confuse others around you!
Find the recipe on Hamusoku
Dream In Colour have invented a recipe for these striking iPhone cupcakes – put your phone down and start munching one of these instead!
Check out these classic, retro cupcakes on Hostess with the Mostess
Marble frosting cupcakes
The marble pattern in the frosting of these cupcakes is a treat for the eyes as well as the mouth! Find the recipe on The Cupcake Daily Blog
Little lamb cupcakes
Is there anything cuter than these little lamb cupcakes? Find the recipe on Cutest Food!
Rainbow icing cupcakes
Check out the recipe for these bright, colourful rainbow cupcakes on Drop Dead Gorgeous Daily
You can’t beat a classic, sweet strawberry cupcake. Find this fail-safe recipe on Oh Sweet Day
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