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15 Festive Christmas Cupcakes that are sure to make your holiday season a little more delicious!

The fabulousness of cupcakes is that you get your very own cake all to yourself. No sharing, no need for a fork, just you and your moment of cake bliss. And the great thing about baking cupcakes for the holidays is that you can go simple or all out.

You can go for classic flavors like chocolate and peppermint, or you can decorate with intricate snowflakes or Christmas trees that will make you the highlight of the party.

However you decide, your cupcakes this holiday season will be a joy to kids and adults alike.

Looking for more delicious and festive holiday recipes? Be sure to check my Cherry Cheesecake Cookies, Cranberry Bars, and Turtle Cookie Balls!

Chocolate Christmas Tree Cupcakes
Peppermint mocha cupcakes
Peppermint Mocha Cupcakes
Snowman Christmas Cupcakes
Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes
Grinch Cupcakes
Santa Hat Cupcakes
Snowflake Cupcakes
Spiced Apple Cider Cranberry Cupcakes
White Chocolate Cranberry Poke Cupcakes
Eggnog Winter Wonderland Cupcakes
Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes
Red Velvet Peppermint Cupcakes
Hot Chocolate Cupcakes with Marshmallow Buttercream

dark chocolate peppermint cupcakes
Dark Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes

Gingerbread Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

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  1. Stephanie Price says:

    So this Christmas the baking group that I’m in is doing a cupcake exchange and this really helped me pick what flavor I’m going to do and gave me a few wonderful ideas. Thank you so much ❣️

    1. Jamie says:

      Thanks so much for stopping by, Stephanie! I appreciate you taking the time to comment. Happy Baking!

  2. Noe Valley Bakery says:

    We love Christmas Cupcakes! Nothing says a festive holiday like a cupcake!

    1. Jamie says:

      Happy Holidays to you and yours!

  3. Ashlyn @ Belle of the Kitchen says:

    Thank you so much for including me in this yummy round-up! All of these look amazing!!

  4. MarthaNT says:

    Jamie – you’re a legend…. thank you for sharing your recipes with us :) Merry Christmas from Papua New Guinea

  5. Pavitra Patil says:

    Hey Jamie, cup cakes looks yummy! wonderful decoration of the cupcakes. Thank you for sharing.