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Amazing and Creative Cupcake Recipes

Updated on April 4, 2012

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Are you looking for creative cupcake recipes that will make your friends ask for more? Look no further; these amazing recipes will make your cupcakes the highlight of the next dinner party. Whether you like strawberry mint, white chocolate or oreos, there is a recipe below that will excite your taste buds!

You will find recipes for the following cupcakes below:

Strawberry Mint Cupcake

White Chocolate Cupcakes

Oreo (Cookies and Cream) Cupcakes

Passion Fruit Cupcakes

Candy Cane Cupcakes

Simple and Easy Vanilla Cupcakes

And no one likes a cupcake without frosting! So, under those cupcake recipes, you will find the following recipes for buttercreams and frostings to top your delicious cupcakes:

White Chocolate Buttercream

Cream Cheese Frosting

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This recipe is good for both parties and midnight snacks. They are easy enough to make for children and healthy enough to have more than one.

This cupcake is much like a sweet muffin. While the cake's consistency is moist and sweet-tasting, it doesn't crumble or melt. The gooey inside is a good surprise to munchers that like to taste strawberries while eating a refreshing mint cupcake.

If you are looking for a cupcake that is as beautiful as it is delicious, this is the recipe for you!

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This recipe is very simple, but delicious. For those of us who like white chocolate, these cupcakes are the best dessert to keep you wanting more.

The recipe goes well with the white chocolate buttercream recipe you can find below or by clicking the link above. If you want a cupcake that is classy, creamy and sweet, this is the perfect recipe for you.

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Kids love these delicious cupcakes! Top them with mini or regular-sized oreos to give it that extra punch. These creamy, chocolatey cakes are a great potluck dish as well as a perfect pack-away snack.

The recipe above includes a whipped oreo cream topping that is a perfect addition to an already mouth-watering cupcake.

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These "lilikoi" cupcakes are sweet and tangy. Top them with the passion fruit pulp so that the cupcake is covered in a smooth, orange glaze that will make it look as delicious as it tastes.

Don't worry if you do not have any fresh lilikoi as you can use the canned pulp if it's out of season. If you read the comments below the recipe, you will see that those who made them with the canned pulp still found them delicious.

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These cupcakes are great all year around. If you are trying to get rid of your Christmas candies, it's a great recipe. If you rid the recipe of candy canes, these make excellent peppermint cupcakes.

The photo above shows a baker's take on the cupcake. They added Hersey's white chocolate candy cane kisses, which are a great addition to the cupcake, especially with the white chocolate buttercream recipe you can find below.

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These easy-to-make cupcakes are so tempting. The recipe tells you how to spice them up with a little orange zest if you want to add more flavor to these moist, tasty treats.

If you want an easy recipe that you can make in thirty minutes or less, these are the cupcakes for you.

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    • las81071 profile image

      las81071 

      6 years ago

      wow these all look wonderful. I have been having a hard time making frosting as it always comes a little too thin. I will try your recipes and see if we can get the right consistency. Thank you

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      Amanda Gee 

      6 years ago from Cameron, Missouri

      They are all so beautifal!! I love the recipes! My daughter loves to cook and bake with me, thanks for the great ideas!

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      Haydee Anderson 

      7 years ago from Hermosa Beach

      Ahhhh, strawberry mint cupcakes! Love it!! Thanks, great hub!

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      Mary Hyatt 

      7 years ago from Florida

      How did you do the beautiful "rose" frosting? They are so pretty. I'd like to be able to do that. Did you use a bag to make the rose design? I wrote a Hub on how to make a cup cake tower to show off cupcakes. When you have the time, check it out. Great Hub, here.

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      Jools Hogg 

      7 years ago from North-East UK

      These look so yummy. I have never made cupcakes but this has inspired me to try. Voted up.

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      Amber Dahnke 

      7 years ago from New Glarus, WI

      great pictures! I will definitely try a couple of these, my family leans towards chocolate and not fruit, so might skip those. thanks for a great hub, voted up and SHARED!

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      Brittany Kennedy 

      7 years ago from Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

      Thank you so much! I am so flattered. I am going to add bean cupcake recipes soon. I have been experimenting with different kinds right now and collecting photos. Thanks gain!

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      Mike Pugh 

      7 years ago from New York City

      I love the look of this hub, its well written too, it just makes me want to eat them yummy cupcakes, yikes you going to make me get unhealthy again, lol. Unless their vegan I guess, my wife is working on making all vegan cupcakes herself, & maybe she can use some of these idea's of yours.

      Thanks for the share, and this one's getting pinned indeed. Voted up!!

    • brittanytodd profile imageAUTHOR

      Brittany Kennedy 

      7 years ago from Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

      Thank you so much, LABrashear! I will post that one soon (with more photos, of course!)

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      LABrashear 

      7 years ago from My Perfect Place, USA

      These recipes look so good. I look forward to trying them. Very pretty too...I love the "rose" frosting job. Beautiful. And looking forward to the lemon blueberry - sounds good! Voted up and shared!

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      Brittany Kennedy 

      7 years ago from Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

      Thank you, That Grrl!

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      Laura Brown 

      7 years ago from Barrie, Ontario, Canada

      Pretty cupcakes. Smart to make a Hub post linking your related posts.

    • brittanytodd profile imageAUTHOR

      Brittany Kennedy 

      7 years ago from Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

      Thank you, savanahi and adrienne!!! These are my favorite recipes and I just can't wait to share more (like my lemon blueberry cupcakes!).

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      Adrienne F Manson 

      7 years ago from Atlanta

      Hi Brittany, OMG!! This is an awesome hub! Very nicely done. The orea cupcakes had my mouth watering to want to take a bite right out of your hub! Voted up, and awesome!

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      savanahl 

      7 years ago

      These look awesome. I will definitely be trying the Oreo cupcakes. Thank you for sharing.

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      Brittany Kennedy 

      7 years ago from Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

      Thank you, Sunshine! I agree about the portion control. I also think decorating cupcakes is much more fun. :)

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      Brittany Kennedy 

      7 years ago from Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

      Thank you, Jeannieinabottle. The candy cane ones are so good, but are totally seasonal.

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      Linda Bilyeu 

      7 years ago from Orlando, FL

      Wow these cupcakes look to beautiful to eat!! I always prefer cupcakes over cake, it's better for portion control!:)

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      Jeannie InABottle 

      7 years ago from Baltimore, MD

      Oh, these cupcakes are so beautiful! I really want to try the candy cane cupcakes, but I will wait for Christmas. Thanks for sharing these recipes!

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      stars439 

      7 years ago from Louisiana, The Magnolia and Pelican State.

      Love your hub. GBY

    • brittanytodd profile imageAUTHOR

      Brittany Kennedy 

      7 years ago from Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

      Thank you, Married with Debt! I love cupcake shows too. I think Cupcake Wars is the best.

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      marriedwithdebt 

      7 years ago from Illinois

      My daughter loves watching cupcake shows and I think she's getting close to wanting to learn to bake. These recipes look great. Voted up and sharing.

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