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16 Delectable Cupcake Recipes

16 Delectable Cupcake Recipes
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The cupcake has become the most sought after dessert of our time. Whether it’s the mom baking a batch for her kids, a boss treating his employees, or simply rewarding yourself to an extra special treat at the end of a busy week, these little delights always do the trick!


I myself am obsessed with cupcakes… a mini cupcake, a giant cupcake, regular cupcakes, I will eat them all! I’m like the cookie monster of cupcakes, put it that way 🙂 om nom nom!


You’d be hard pressed to find someone who doesn’t like a cupcake or two, and below is a collection of the most delectable cupcake recipes around… enjoy!


 1 – Peanut Butter Cup Stuffed Brownie Cupcakes | Love From The Oven


 2 – Snickerdoodle Cupcakes with Cinnamon Swirl Frosting | Sallys Baking Addiction


3 – Ferrero Rocher Cupcakes | OMG Chocolate Desserts


4 – Chocolate Mint Grasshopper Cupcakes | The Crafting Foodie


5 – Churro Cupcakes | Lady Behind the Curtain


6 – Cherry Cordial Chocolate Cupcakes | Cooking Classy


7 – Tres Leches Cupcakes | The Baker Upstairs


8 – Toffee Crunch Cupcake | Bakers Royale


9 – Rocky Road Cupcakes | Living Better Together


10 – Ultimate Salted Caramel Cupcakes | The Baker Chick


11 – S’mores Cupcakes | Life, Love and Sugar


12 – Beer & Pretzel Cupcakes | The Cupcake Daily Blog


13 – Honey Cupcakes w/ Marscapone Frosting & Caramelized Figs | Style Me Pretty Living


14 – Maple French Toast & Bacon Cupcakes | Pass The Sushi


15 – Mudslide Cupcakes | Family Table Treasures


16 – Strawberry Red Velvet Cupcakes | Your Cup of Cake


If you weren’t a cupcake fan before, you just might be now! Don’t be afraid to share with your loved ones…

16 Amazingly Delicious Cupcake #Recipes | #Cupcakes have become the most sought after dessert of our time and let's face it, they are just so yummy in every form! | dreamingofleaving.com

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158 Responses to 16 Delectable Cupcake Recipes

  1. Delicious compilation! Thanks for including my Mudslide Cupcakes! Stumbled and pinned to a few of my group boards!

  2. These all look so delicious!

  3. Lapaka K says:

    The cupcakes look delicious, will try out a few of the recipes.

  4. Not sure which to pick for each looks quite spectacularly tasty not to mention colorful and tempting!

  5. OMG in my family we all LOVE cupcakes! These all look so good, I can’t decide which ones I like best!

  6. CourtneyLynne says:

    ahhhhhh I’m so not a sweets kinda gal but cupcakes are definitely my weakness!!’ These all look fabulous!!! Yum!!!

  7. Desiree says:

    These all look amazing! How am I supposed to pick one to try?? I want them all!!

    Desiree @ Love Desiree

  8. Jessica H. says:

    I love a good cupcake and these all look amazing!

  9. These cupcakes looks amazing! Thanks for sharing at the #HomeMattersParty – we hope to see you again next week. 🙂

    Life With Lorelai

  10. Kristi B says:

    These look fabulous! I especially like the strawberry red velvet ones!

  11. Eeeeeee my favorite things!! Nice roundup – that beer & pretzel one looks so crazy! <3

  12. OMG I’m in cupcake heaven! The salted caramel version… *swoon* I need this in my life. Thanks so much for linking up this yummy post at #sharethejoy x

  13. Cupcakes are my one true weakness! Loving all of these!

  14. Carmelized Figs? Strawberries, pretzels on top? I am not a cake person (cup or otherwise), but I am a sucker for the beautiful and delicious tops!

  15. GiGi Eats says:

    Wow, the last time I had a cupcake – NO CLUE but now I was like 2327847823 of them! LOL!

  16. Lean Lena says:

    Such a pretty collection! Thanks for sharing with the Tasty Tuesday linkup party 🙂

  17. Lisa Rios says:

    My goodness, this is a big list of absolutely yummy & delicious cupcakes. The Snickerdoodle, Cherry Cordial & Tres Leches are mouth watering stuff, which I would want to try right away. Thanks for sharing.

  18. lizzy says:

    mouth watering!!!!

  19. Great roupd up of recipes- wow!

  20. Melissa says:

    Really, who doesn’t like cupcakes? These look absolutely yummy. Would to try and make the tres leche ones this weekend

  21. Emerald says:

    I love the beer and pretzel cupcakes. Sounds delicious.

  22. Tobias says:

    They all look amazing. I can’t find out if sharing this post with my wife is the best or worst idea ever :-).

  23. Mary Burris says:

    Nice compilation.

    Thank you for tossing your hat into the ring at the Party Under The Big Top! I hope to see you again next week!

  24. WOW! What a fabulous collection of cupcakes! I love Ferrero Rocher candies so I have to make some for us for sure!

    We’re so glad you were able to make it over to the #BigTopBlogParty this week! Hope to see you again at the next Party Under the Big Top too!

    Wishing you a fabulous week!

    Much love,
    Lysa xx
    Welcome to My Circus

  25. Robyn says:

    The churro cupcakes are my personal favourite!! Haha love it.

    Great collection here. Thanks for sharing 🙂


  26. Woooo, this is seriously sinfully soo delicious looking #foodporn for sure. wow!

  27. Lisa Coomer Queen says:

    I just gained 10 lbs! All of these look delicious! Those ultimate salty caramel ones have my name on them. I will be trying a lot of these.

  28. Andrea says:

    wow, these all look amazing! Especially that Tres Leches cupcake. Yum!

  29. All those cupcakes look so yummy, I would love to try every single one!

  30. Yummy! Time to start baking. Lovely blog.

  31. Oh wow, I am going to have to save this page, my daughter loves making cupcakes. My husband loves them too.

  32. Amberjane says:

    Be still my heart these all look so good – Thanks for linking up to Pin Worthy Wednesday, I have pinned your post to the Pin Worthy Wednesday Pinterest Board.

  33. WOW- so many amazing looking cupcakes here!! LOVE it!

  34. This post is SO bad for me as I just LOVE cupcakes. Hm…which to try first!

    Thanks for sharing at Marvelous Monday on Smart Party Planning.

  35. Krystal says:

    Oh my goodness Jessica why are you doing this to me?? I am drooling here!!

  36. Ramona says:

    Wow! These cupcakes look so good. I’m going to try a few of these recipes in the future. Thanks for sharing. The images are amazing.

  37. Wow Jessica! I don’t know whether to thank you or be mad at you! Ha, ha! They all look scrumptious and I can’t wait to try them. Thanks for sharing! 😀

  38. Yummy! We are big fans of cupcakes in my house. Thanks for linking up to the Bloggers Brags Pinterest Party. I have pinned to the Bloggers Brags Broad.

  39. Linda Manns Linneman says:

    These cupcakes look wonderful. I will have to give some of these recipes a try. Thank you for sharing

  40. The mudslide ones look scrumptious!

    Pinned it to the #SmallVictoriesSundaylinkup board (thanks for linking up!)

  41. debbie says:

    lol is this what food porn is? The chocolate mint ones and churro look bsolutely amazing. I must try to make these ones

  42. Alyssa says:

    oh my lanta how delicious! Thanks for linking up with us at the Home Matters Linky Party this week! #homemattersparty

  43. denise low says:

    OH MY!!! No wander I like to leave comments on food. I love all the cupcakes on here.

  44. lisa says:

    All of these sound delicious. I have to pin this for later. I don’t know which to try first.

  45. Akaleistar says:

    All of the cupcakes look amazing!

  46. What an awesome round up Jess!!! So many amazing cupcakes, and thanks so much for including my Grasshopper Mint Cupcakes! They are a definite favorite 🙂

  47. Oh! What a compilation you have here! I really like the tres leches and toffee crunch recipes. Will try them soon 🙂

  48. Kim says:

    These looks absolutely decadent and rich! A definite Monday pick me up!

  49. These all look amazing! Thanks so much for sharing at the Talented Tuesday Link Party!

  50. Dianna Davis says:

    OH MY GOSH!!!!!!!! I can’t even imagine cupcakes looking this wonderful.. Your pictures made my day. and I will never even make a ho-hum cupcake ever again. They will now be treated as a end desert. Thanks so much for sharing 🙂

  51. Sinziana says:

    These cupcakes are looking to good to be true!!! Awsome recipes! Thanks for sharing at Bloggers Brags Pinterest Party!

  52. Charlotte says:

    I think we have something in common – I <3 Cupcakes 🙂 Pinned!

  53. kymi a says:

    Omgosh these cupcakes are drool worthy! I love cupcakes and what you can do with them now, not the normal frosting top. I have to try a few of these tonight lol. Thank you for posting.

  54. Grace says:

    Yummy! A lovely collection of cupcakes. Mmmmm. Thanks for linking up with us at Pin Worthy Wednesday – we hope you’ll link up again with us next week!

  55. What a great round up!
    I do love salted caramel but you stole my attention with those beer and pretzel cupcakes!
    Thanks so much for linking up with us here at Fabulous Foodie Fridays! xx

  56. Elizabeth says:

    Oh my! I love, love, love these! Thank you for sharing. Pinned to my personal board!

  57. denise low says:

    Yummy Yummy. We love cupcakes. Thanks for the recipes.

  58. Wow, there are so many cool cupcake recipes here. I really like the Churro ones and the peanut butter, too.

  59. Rhea Chladek says:

    These cupcakes are FANTASTIC! I like the Reese’s one and the Rocher ones, because I am a sucker for both of those kinds of candies! 🙂

  60. Minta Boggs says:

    These cupcakes look so delicious and the pictures are so bright and so clear makes you think you can grab one right out of the computer.

  61. Jenn Corter says:

    Those Churro cupcakes are simply adorable! So many tasty treats!

  62. All these cupcakes look wonderful! Mouthwatering! All want to eat them all.

  63. I’m loving this! You always bring such amazing things to our party. Pinned and tweeted. I hope to see you tonight at 7 at our party. I can’t wait! Lou Lou Girls

  64. Karen Beckett says:

    Cupcakes are truly one of my weaknesses! I think I gained ten pounds just looking at these scrumptious goodies!!

  65. Mary Burris says:

    Thank you for tossing your hat into the ring at the Party Under The Big Top! I hope to see you again next week!

  66. suzi t says:

    The most amazing cup cake recipes ever

  67. Cathy says:

    Yum, just yum! Thank you so much for sharing this sweetness at Making Memories Mondays! I am so glad that you came!

  68. Thank you for linking up to Party Under the Big Top, the #BigTopBlogParty! So happy you were able to join in on the fun this week!

    Wishing you a fabulous week!

    Much love,

    Lysa xx
    Welcome to My Circus

  69. So many yummy cupcakes! I would never be able to make them look this good thought.


  70. Sandra Watts says:

    They all look so good. I want to try the peanut butter cup stuffed brownie cupcakes.

  71. denise low says:

    All of these recipes looks so delicious. Thank you for the recipes

  72. Thanks again for sharing this! Cannot wait to use one of these recipes. 🙂

  73. Such a great collection of cupcakes!
    Thanks for linking up with us over at Fabulous Foodie Fridays! x

  74. Oh my word,I don’t know which one to try first. I think Tres LEches, or Salted Caramel or maybe mint chocolate, oh I don’t know! Thanks for sharing with Small Victories Sunday Linkup and hope you join us again this weekend. Pinned to our linkup board.

  75. Thanks for sharing on Tips & Tricks- love these! Hope you come back again this week! 🙂

  76. Oh my…so delicious! I always get so excited to see what you have brought to the party! Pinned and tweeted. Thank you for being part of our party. I hope to see you on tonight at 7. Lou Lou Girls

  77. What a fabulous collection of cupcakes, Cupcakes from Heaven, the Beer & Pretzel sounds interesting, but the Cherry Cordial looks divine.

    Thank you for sharing on the Friday Feature at Oh My Heartsie Girl, I surly hope you will make it back over for Wordless Wednesday!!!

    Happy St Patrick’s
    Have a great week!

  78. Holly says:

    So many cupcakes – not enough time! 🙂 Thanks for linking up with Waiting on…Wednesday! Hope to see you back tomorrow!

  79. GiGi Eats says:

    There is just something about cupcakes that TURN ME ON!!!

  80. Audrey says:

    those beer and pretzel ones look mighty tasty.

    Thanks for sharing on Tasty Tuesdays. Hope to see you back next week.

  81. Christie says:

    Cupcakes are my weakness! Thanks so much for sharing it with us at Totally Terrific Tuesday! It wouldn’t be a party without you! 🙂

  82. Elizabeth says:

    Killing me with sweetness! Yum oh yum!

  83. Erlene says:

    All of those look amazing. We just made our favorite cupcake yesterday and I’ll have to try a few of these too. Thanks for sharing on Merry Monday. Pinned.

  84. Kristen says:

    You had me at churro cupcakes! Why does this look amazing!!

  85. Caroline says:

    I haven’t made cupcakes in years, but looking at all of these I might just have to make some soon. Some lovely variations!

  86. Erika says:

    These cupcakes all look so delicious!


  87. Cupcakes are my guilty pleasure. Perfect list! Thanks for sharing at Totally Terrific Tuesday. Pinning!

    Her Organized Chaos

  88. Erin says:

    Oh yum! Cannot wait to try some of these!!

  89. These cupcakes look amazing! Thanks for linking up to the Bloggers Brags Pinterest Party. I have pinned your post to the Bloggers Brags Pinterest Board.

  90. Gentle Joy says:

    Wow, what an amazing amount of cupcake ideas!

  91. Wow – you found some great ones!! Thanks for sharing at Tips & Tricks – hope to see you again this week! 🙂

  92. Cydnee/Tampa Cake Girl says:

    Love this collection of cupcake recipes. Each one is delicious! Thank you very much for joining in the celebration of #purebloglove, we enjoy having you each week. I hope to see you on Thursday at 8PM, EST through Sunday night. ~Cydnee

  93. Ashley says:

    Hi there! Visiting form Pin Worth Wednesday! I am definitely pinning this! Thanks so much for the compilation!

  94. Sarah Palmer says:

    What an amazing cupcake roundup! Every one of these looks absolutely amazing. Pinning! Thanks for linking to Tips & Tricks this week. I can’t wait to see what you link up next. 🙂

  95. Dori says:

    I don’t know if I would be brave enough to try to bake these myself…but they sure do look scrumptous!! I definitely wouldn’t turn down one if someone offered it to me!!

  96. Zan says:

    Yum yum yum…my toddler and I are sitting here drooling over ever single one!

  97. oh wow these look awesome thanks for sharing have a great day

  98. Omgoodness! These all look so delectably delish! Visiting from Two Cup Tuesday Linky Party!

  99. Kassi says:

    Oh yum!!!!!! I’d love to try the Ferraro Roche one for the hubs and the grasshopper one for me!!!

  100. Tianna says:

    wow so many delicious recipes! Thanks for sharing these 😀

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  101. Erica says:

    You had me at the peanut butter stuffed brownie cupcake!

  102. Robyn Petrik says:

    Oh goodness, these all look amazing! I’ve got to break out my mixer and start trying out some of these fancy looking cupcakes!

  103. Ariana says:

    Soooo many delicious-looking cupcakes!! Girl, you are killing me with these awesome roundups!!

  104. Wow I literally can’t even. I might pass out from intense desire to eat every single one at the same time.


  105. These look delicious! I especially like the look of the honey cupcakes with marscapone frosting & caramelized figs!

  106. Sarah Palmer says:

    Thanks for sharing this on Tips & Tricks again! Every time you post it we love it. 🙂 Can’t wait to see what you link up next.

  107. Debbie says:

    Jess, you will not believe it. I was ready to share that I am not that into cupcakes, but then I saw that Ferrero Rocher…. LOL Erase and rewind, Debbie!
    Thank you for sharing those tempting ideas and for joining #WednesdaysWisdom.

  108. Mai T. says:

    Ferrero rocher cupcakes from omg chocolate desserts is my favorite! What a creative recipe!

  109. What a great round-up! All these cupcakes look detectable! Found from Pintastic Pinteresting Link Party and pinning. Thanks for sharing!

  110. Sweet Lord! This is like heaven in a blog post. I’m a huge cupcake fan. The salted caramel and bacon maple look the best to me!

    Fellow Northeast blogger reporting in.

  111. cupcakes are so much fun to make. This is a great list and they look delicious. Thank you for adding this post to The Sunday Social Linky party…

  112. Lisa Ehrman says:

    Oh, goodness! These will leave us all drooling 🙂 Thanks so much for sharing at What Are You Doing? Blog Hop!

  113. WOW! What an amazing round up! I’m drooling all over my computer! Thanks for linking up with us at Thursday Favorite Things!

  114. Heather Hennessee says:

    Oh yum! These look so amazing.

  115. Sarah says:

    Great roundup! I think I need to try the Ferrero Rocher ones. Thanks for linking up to Blogger Brags. I’ve pinned your post to the Blogger Brags Pinterest board.

  116. I LOVE cupcakes. However, I am not the best at making them. These are all so pretty and I just don’t have that talent. Thanks for sharing!

  117. Ana says:

    Oh my gosh I LOVE this cupcakes recipes!! Seriously, the churro one is so so cute!

  118. andrea says:

    OK this is one of the best lists of cupcakes I have ever come across! My hips are furious but my tastebuds can’t wait to try several of these:)

  119. Tianna says:

    omg those smores cupcakes look amazing!! great picks!

  120. I always make cupcakes for my dogs’ birthdays 🙂 Not chocolate of course! But I’ll be making these for them. They and I thank you!

  121. WOW for all the cupcake lovers in the world! This is quite an amazing collection of gorgeous, both looking and sounding, recipes, Jess. I love experimenting with alternate flours (don’t do any white flour or sugar) and sweeteners. These are certainly decadent and would keep the passionate baker busy for quite awhile!

  122. Jes says:

    So many great recipes!

  123. So much yummy inspiration here! I must make some!! Thanks for linking up with Fabulous Foodie Fridays! Have a great weekend xx

  124. Natalie says:

    This is a fantastic collection of cupcakes. Wow! Now I need a sweet snack. LOL! Can’t wait to give some of these a try. 🙂

  125. The min chocolate cupcakes are calling my name!!!!!! All of these look amazing.


  126. Priya Aurora says:

    By the time i go to the end of your list i was salivating 🙂 Each cup cake on the list is a beauty.

  127. Love cupcakes. Visiting from Tasty Tuesdays.

  128. Ummmm… I’m drooling! 😉 Thank you for linking up to Creative K Kids’ Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party. I have pinned your recipe to our Tasty Tuesday’s Pinterest Board.

  129. Jennifer says:

    These sound amazing. Thanks for sharing at My Flagstaff Home!


  130. Pinned.Thank you for sharing with us at Throwback Thursday. Can’t wait to see what you bring to the party this week.

  131. Ooo I have my eye on that maple french toast & bacon cupcake!!! =)

  132. Lindsey says:

    Yum!!! Will definitely have to try some of these!

  133. Jennifer says:

    Wow! Such great cupcakes. Thanks for sharing at My Flagstaff Home!


  134. sue says:

    Oh I think the Ferro Rocher is my favourite! There are some yummy ideas here so thank you for sharing with us at #overthemoon.

  135. These look amazing! Pinning for sure! #wakeupwednesdays

  136. gigi says:

    Seriously!!! I’m so hungry now!!!! Pinning to my Cupcake Board! Wowser!

  137. You have a talent for finding the best of the best. Thanks for bringing this to #SaucySaturdays.

  138. Emily says:

    I will take one of each, please! Thanks for sharing with Merry Monday 🙂

  139. Leigh says:

    I made cupcakes yesterday but I’m pretty sure I gained a pound or two just reading this post. What to try first?!?

  140. ali says:

    omg how amazing are these! I tried to find a favourite but thee are just too many. If I had to pick one to start off making I think it would be the rocky road. Thanks for linking up to #sharethejoy

  141. Honestly, what could be wrong with cupcakes?! Thank you for sharing your post at the Over the Moon Link Party. See you at OTM #11!

  142. Kathleen says:

    Holy Cow! These all look and sound delicious. I love cupcakes. Thanks so much for linking up to Tips and Tricks. I hope to see you again this week.

  143. Michelle says:

    I have never wanted a cupcake more than I do right now.

  144. Looks so yummy! Especially the Ferrero Roche one!

  145. Audrey says:

    How cute are those churro cupcakes?! Thanks for sharing on the Creative K Kids Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party. I hope you will join us again next week.

  146. Danita Carr says:

    Oh my word! I Love cupcakes! And all of these look amazing! #SmallVictories

  147. Renee says:

    We are cupcake people!! P-nut butter cupcakes……oh my goodness. They look so delicious. Thanks for sharing at Over The Moon!

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  150. Sherry says:

    Oh, man, do these cupcakes look delish! Double yum. Thanks for sharing at Merry Monday.

  151. Oh, yes! There are some really creative recipes here, wow! I think the Ultimate Salted Caramel one might be my favorite. This is such a fabulous round up. I agree with you on the cupcake love. They’re so much easier to eat and not waste or overdo than cakes or pies or other desserts. Thank you for sharing with #sharethejoylinky!

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  153. Marilyn says:

    Thank you for sharing this delicious recipe at the #RecipeSharingParty! I hope to see you next week. Pinned and Yummed. Please visit #OverTheMoon on Sunday or #ThursdayFavoriteThings for more sharing fun! Don’t forget to Comment your link #’s so I can be sure to visit and get a chance to be featured!

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  156. Oh my gosh these look soooooo good. I can not wait to try them. You have complied a fantastic list! Totally pinning this one!

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