There’s no doubt about the fact that cupcakes have achieved the title of one of the most popular and loved desserts around the world for themselves. Not only are these easy to make and delicious, but also look no less than a full-sized cake when it comes to the beauty, charm and appeal. Whether you are a professional at baking, or are a novice at dessert preparation, here are 60 Insanely Scrumptious Yet Easy Cupcake Recipes that won’t fail to make Everyone Delighted.
1. Salted Dark Chocolate Cupcakes
Perfect to add that touch of sweetness to any occasion, these dark chocolate cupcakes are made with the ever-successful dark chocolate cocoa powder. The good news is that these cupcakes are as easy to make as delicious and pretty they look. Check out this recipe to learn how you can make nice, rich and moist Salted Dark Chocolate Cupcakes charmed with some gorgeous dark chocolate ganache frosting, and the bright sea salt sprinkles on top.
Recipe Details : gimmesomeoven
2. Chocolate Blackout Cupcakes – Low Carb and Nut-Free
Those on a carb-free diet are always cutting out a lot of delectable treats from their food list. But here is something that lets you cherish an unforgettably delightful flavor, that too without worrying about extra carbs, as well as put you at no risk to any kind of nut allergies – Adorable Low Carb, Nut-Free Chocolate Blackout Cupcakes made with sunflower seed flour, topped with a lovely dark sugar-free chocolate frosting.
Recipe Details : alldayidreamaboutfood
3. Samoa Cupcakes
Chocolate cupcakes topped with caramel frosting, toasted coconut and chocolate ganache, these Samoa Cupcakes are worthy enough of taking your breath away. Thanks to the special element of this treat, the coconut topping that’s nothing but a bunch of toasted coconuts that have stirred with some delicious caramel sauce. The below recipe by Your Cup of Cake takes you through the steps to prepare the cake and the frosting with utmost ease.
Recipe Details : yourcupofcake
4. Ultimate Marble Cupcakes
Those who are madly in love with chocolate, but also can’t get enough of vanilla have perhaps, got the best of both worlds in a single package with the Ultimate Marble Cupcakes featuring a combination of chocolate and vanilla in the cake batter, as well as the super cute, velvety rich dual-toned frosting on top. Plus, when they are all done, these marble treats flaunt a pretty swirling of the two flavours. Check out the full recipe below.
Recipe Details : sallysbakingaddiction
5. Dark Chocolate Orange Cupcakes
Won’t that hint of orange taste just incredible when blended with chocolate? Adorned with creamy, orange buttercream these Dark Chocolate Orange Cupcakes look stunning when topped with dark chocolate and an orange peel. All you need is some all-purpose flour, dark cocoa powder, granulated sugar, baking soda, baking powder, salt, eggs, oil, vanilla extract, milk, hot water, unsalted butter, confectioners sugar, orange extract and orange food coloring.
Recipe Details : bakeforcoffee
6. The Best Whipped Frosting
Just perfect in texture, consistency, as well as flavor, this frosting has been rightly named as The Best Whipped Frosting. What’s great is that to frost about a dozen cupcakes with utter beauty, this frosting requires just a handful of ingredients, including a cup of milk, 5 tablespoons flour, 2 teaspoons vanilla extract, a cup of butter, and nearly half a cup of granulated sugar, which is the special twist to the recipe cutting the idea of powdered sugar.
Recipe Details : a-littlelovely
7. Death By Oreo Cupcakes
Ditch Oreo cakes that have just got little chunks of Oreo on top, and welcome this amazing dessert into your cupcake addiction, featuring Oreo in the frosting, the cake, as well as a hidden surprise while you reach the cupcake’s bottom. The Death by Oreo Cupcakes sporting a great blend of creaminess with crunch have been made out of a dark chocolate fudge cake mix, following a simple set of instructions in the below Instructable.
Recipe Details : instructables
8. Apple-Shaped Cupcakes
It probably, can’t get cuter than this – Gorgeous Apple Shaped cupcakes featuring a bright red frosting worked up just like an apple. What you need to gather is a cupcake mix, some cupcake liners, muffin tin, marbles or tinfoil, red colored frosting, pretzel sticks, and pretty green gumdrops, and you are all set to begin with recreating these Apple-Shaped delights as that are not just super cute to look at, but also truly delectable to savour, as explained by Make and Takes.
Recipe Details : makeandtakes
9. Strawberry Milkshake Cupcakes
Topped with a frosting of strawberry milk whipped cream, and gorgeous sprinkles, the base of these Strawberry Milkshake Cupcakes is some vanilla that is just so light and moist that you would be surprised to know it doesn’t contain any butter or oil. Instead, it’s all the charm of some sour cream. Not only these are extremely cute, but flaunt a flavour that would take you back to your childhood when you cherished that glass of thick strawberry milkshake with a light, gorgeous relish.
Recipe Details : sugarandsoul
10. Pineapple Upside Down Cupcakes
These Pineapple Upside Down Cupcakes are a gorgeous twist to the traditional recipe associated with our grandmas and mothers, and actually take the idea of pineapples just to integrate it into a yummy cupcake. Recreating this irresistible treat in your very own kitchen is quite an easy task and requires just a few simple steps to put everything together – lots of soft moist cake, cherries, creaminess, sugar and slices of pineapple in one concoction.
Recipe Details : cookingclassy
11. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes
Beginning with a regular cupcake recipe, these Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes turn out just like a miracle when some frozen dough is plopped right on top of the cake batter. What’s simply amazing is the final appearance of the cake, that features just the fluffy cake and hides the yummy cookie dough within itself, while the cookie dough buttercream frosting makes everyone fall in love with the lip-smacking, creamy flavor and the light texture of the treat.
Recipe Details : kevinandamanda
12. Peanut Butter Lava Fudge Cupcakes
These little heavenly bites of goodness are going to steal your breath away. Super soft chocolate cupcakes filled with luscious hot fudge sauce, and adorned with a fluffy, whipped peanut butter frosting are finished off perfectly with French chocolate sprinkles and a chocolate-covered pretzel. If you believe that peanut butter and chocolate is one of the best food combinations, you would be overwhelmed to cherish the same, along with an eruption of yummy lava center.
Recipe Details : cleobuttera
13. Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cupcakes
Introduce yourself to one of the most gorgeous cupcake recipes that is a complete dream come true for a a chocolate and strawberry lover. The cupcake base made out of thick, dark chocolate, perfectly complimented by the rich, sweet frosting in a strawberry flavour is garnished with a magical chocolate ganache shell that crackles when you bite into it. Plus, the chocolate dipped strawberries are simply unmatchable. Take a look at the full recipe shared by Just Putzing and recreate the sweetness yourself.
Recipe Details : justputzing
14. Pink Velvet Cupcakes
These are the perfect pink velvet cupcakes to serve for the Valentine’s. All thanks to some pink food color, and the soft buttermilk cake that’s topped with a cream cheese frosting that makes everything truly awesome. The melt in the mouth cake tastes just perfect with the balancing of the frosting. No matter where you serve them, these delights are going to be a smashing it forever.
Recipe Details : blahnikbaker
15. Death by Chocolate Cupcakes
Do you feel you have a never-ending love for chocolate? If yes, then these Death by Chocolate Cupcakes, featuring lots and lots of chocolate are all you need to celebrate your eternal chock-holism. Actually, this dessert is nothing but dark chocolate cupcakes with a thick dark chocolate frosting on top that have been beautified with chocolate chip sprinkles. Preparing these ultra-moist cupcakes is surprisingly easy, following the steps shared by Sally.
Recipe Details : sallysbakingaddiction
16. Hot Cocoa Cupcakes
Hot cocoa replaces water in these dark chocolate cupcakes, along with some chocolate chips for added richness. An array of cocoa toppings, including fresh whipped cream, mini marshmallows, mini chocolate chips and crushed peppermints have been used in place of frosting. These little creations of hot cocoa are finished off with edible mini candy cane handles, turning out absolutely gorgeous. Learn how you can prepare and decorate these beauties almost effortlessly with this quick guide by Lick The Bowl Good.
Recipe Details : lickthebowlgood
17. Butterfinger Cupcakes
The author calls these cupcakes her new found stick-to-your-teeth love! The reason behind the same is the unforgettable touch of butterfinger icing in the form of yummy swirls that top the chocolate cupcakes with utmost grace. You need some butterfingers, butter, peanut butter, some powdered sugar, and some milk to prepare the delectable icing, along with a few easy-to-follow steps to make the icing and adorn some perfectly baked cupcakes with the magic.
Recipe Details : makebakecelebrate
18. The Best Chocolate Cupcakes with Cheesecake Pudding Filling
When it comes to the endless list of chocolate desserts and cupcakes, these Chocolate Cupcakes would surely be one of the most amazing things you have ever tasted. The rich chocolate cake is filled with scrumptious cheesecake pudding, and features an ever richer frosting on top, accompanied with some bright, colorful sprinkles adding an element of perfection to everything. Learn how to bake these beauties with Jenn from Eat Cake for Dinner.
Recipe Details : eatcakefordinner
19. Samoas Cupcakes
The classic combination of chocolate, caramel and coconut flaunted by Samoas Cupcakes is truly a delectable blend of some of the most awesome things associated with sweetness, which makes them an all-time favorite of almost every dessert lover. Easy-to-prepare, these moist vanilla cupcake topped with thick chocolate frosting, toasted coconut, and a caramel drizzle feature a great twist with that lovely Samoa cookie sitting on top.
Recipe Details : lecremedelacrumb
20. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes
Featuring a cookie baked up beautifully inside the cupcake by placing a dough ball into the center, these glorious pieces of chocolate wonder are topped with vanilla buttercream frosting, mini chocolate chips, and a cute little cookie. It’s amazing how the cookie lying inside is surrounded by the light and fluffy cake completely. Gain a deeper insight into the steps of preparation with the below recipe by My Baking Addiction.
Recipe Details : mybakingaddiction