Who says Santa doesn’t love cupcakes just as much as he loves cookies? Christmas cupcakes are perfect for sharing and a super fun family decorating activity. Whether you’re after an easy red and green cupcake recipe or extravagantly classy cupcake ideas, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve compiled all our favorite Christmas-themed cupcake designs and recipes into one perfectly cultivated Christmas list.

If you’re looking for more recipes to complete your dessert table, check out these cute Christmas cookies, cakes, gingerbread houses and treats.

1. Tree Topper 3D Cupcakes

This super festive candy tree cupcakes are the coolest Christmas cupcakes you’ll ever see.

2. Winter Pine “Cone” Cupcakes

This clever cupcake recipe really puts the “cone” in “pine cone”. Make this recipe extra eye-catching using White Sparkling Sugar and Bright White Candy Melts candy!

3. Holiday Wreath and Poinsettia Cupcakes

It’s always nice to have variety in a batch of cupcakes, especially with these assorted wreath and poinsettia cupcakes.

4. Red and Green Pull-Apart Cupcakes

This creative project is perfect for Christmas parties and family gatherings. Make these cupcakes easily using our Creamy White Decorator Icing.

5. Candy Curl Cupcakes

Ribbon-curlers are sure to love these cupcakes! Wisped Candy Melts candy make these cupcakes festive and simple.

6. Holly Jolly Duo Tip Cupcakes

Incredibly easy and super festive, these cupcakes are easy to make in a flash using the Tip2 Decorating Duo Tip Coupler Set.

7. Christmas Tree and Santa Hat Cupcakes

Add these cupcakes to Santa’s cookie plate and he will not be disappointed!

8. Green Color Swirl Holiday Cupcakes

Easy to make with an incredibly impressive look, these cupcakes are a perfect centerpiece for your dessert table this holiday season. Make the tri-color icing swirls in just seconds using the Color Swirl Coupler.

9. North Pole-r Bear Cupcakes

Add an adorable twist to your Christmas desserts with these white polar bear cupcakes! Make them easily using our creamy buttercream frosting recipe and candy eyeballs.

10. Red Velvet Cheesecake Cupcakes

Combine two of your favorite desserts into one with these delicious red velvet cheesecake cupcakes, topped with pecans.

11. Snickerdoodle Cupcakes

Snickerdoodle is definitely not just reserved for cookies. Top off these cinnamon-y cupcakes for a beautiful finish using White Sparkling Sugar.

12. Chocolate-Chocolate-Cupcakes Recipe

Chocolate is a must for every holiday, no matter what the season.

13. Candied Yam Cupcakes

Candied yams are good on the dinner table, but great in cupcake form.

14. Red Velvet Cupcakes

Add a hint of classic Christmas colors to your dessert table with these beautiful red and white red velvet cupcakes.

15. Peanut Butter Cupcakes

Peanut butter loves rejoice for these delicious cupcakes. Made with our favorite chocolate buttercream frosting, these cupcakes are a holiday classic.

16. Elegant Champagne Cupcakes

Celebrate the holiday season with a glass of champagne and a bite of one of these beautiful champagne cupcakes. Make these cupcakes ultra-elegant using Gold Pearlized Sugar Sprinkles.

Which of these cupcakes will you enjoy with a nice cup of cocoa? Let us know in the comments below and be sure to take a picture of your treats and tag us on Instagram @wiltoncakes so we can see your cute Christmas cupcakes!

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