Cheers! The weekend is almost here, and one way to add some fun to your party plans is by doing some boozy baking! Add an extra shot of liquor to any of these cupcakes with these Shot Top Flavor Infusers. At least one of these recipes is sure to wet your whistle. Sorry kids…these cupcakes for adults only!
1. CHOCOLATE BOURBON PECAN PIE CUPCAKES
2. TIPSY ROOT BEER FLOAT CUPCAKES
Rethink the classic Root Beer Float with this Tipsy Root Beer Float Cupcake project. With all the flavors of the drink you know and love, this cool cupcake idea also combines a tiny shot of spiked Root Beer. Wilton has the recipe, get it here.
3. FRESH SQUEEZED MIMOSA CUPCAKES
4. STRAWBERRY CHARDONNAY CUPCAKES
Add some class to your cupcakes! Sweet strawberries blended with real chardonnay give these cupcakes a touch of elegance. Top them off with light, fluffy whipped icing that’s spiked with a bit of chardonnay. Wilton has the recipe, get it here.
5. BAILEY’S IRISH CREAM CUPCAKES
6. SANGRIA CUPCAKES
7. STOUT CUPCAKES WITH WHISKEY BUTTERCREAM
8. FRENCH 75 CHAMPAGNE CUPCAKES
This classy cupcake is perfect for New Year’s, bridal showers or weddings. A play on the classic cocktail, this tasty cupcake is made with champagne and gin and features a Shot Top filled with additional champagne for a little squirt of fun! Wilton has the recipe, get it here.
9. JACK & COKE CUPCAKES
10. SPIKED PEPPERMINT MOCHA CUPCAKES
There are few things that can make a peppermint mocha any better…except maybe a shot of peppermint schnapps! A moist chocolate cake is topped with a sweet peppermint schnapps. Wilton has the recipe, get it here.
11. KAHLUA CHOCOLATE CUPCAKES
These decadent cupcakes have three special features: a chocolate coffee cupcake base, Kahlua-spiked chocolate buttercream, and a Kahlua chocolate ganache drizzle. Baker by Nature has the recipe, get it here.
12. TEQUILA SUNRISE
These cupcakes make me want to go on a tropical vacation! The cake portion is infused with tequila, while the frosting is a swirl of orange juice and grenadine. The Cake Blog has the recipe, get the how-to here.
13. RUMCHATA BANANA CREAM CUPCAKES
14. MOJITO CUPCAKES
15. JACK DANIELS HONEY WHISKEY CUPCAKES
16. CROWN ROYAL BUTTER PECAN CUPCAKES
17. CHOCOLATE RED WINE CUPCAKES
This cupcake recipe is a personal favorite of mine. I’ve made these cupcakes for a galentine’s party and bridal shower, and they were a huge hit with both crowds! The red wine subtly shines through the luscious chocolate flavor. Tide and Thyme has the recipe, get it here.