Valentine’s Day will be here in a few weeks, and you know that reason enough to make some cupcakes!
I began a quest to find Valentine cupcakes that are cute, creative, and above all, easy-to-make.
Here’s my roundup of my favorite Valentine cupcakes with plenty of helpful tips and of course, delicious cake and frosting recipes!
Sweet Heart Cupcakes
You’re sure to get some oohs and ahhs when you serve these delectable cupcakes this Valentine’s Day. And, guess what? They’re easy to make! Get the Recipe!
“From the Heart” Cupcakes
These simple, yet elegant cupcakes are so easy to make. I think the frosting is what makes these stand apart. Made with melted white chocolate chips and vanilla frosting, you know these are going to be yummy! Get the Recipe!
Gluten-Free Valentine Cupcakes
Another nifty, easy-to-make Valentine cupcake recipe from Betty Crocker. And they’re gluten-free! And those pretty garnishes are made from Fruit Roll-Ups. Get the Recipe!
Mini Conversation Heart Cupcakes
Valentine’s Day can’t be complete without candy conversation hearts. Pair them with cupcakes and you have an easy and creative Valentine cupcake topper! Get the Recipe!
Red Velvet Cupcakes
A simple dusting of powder sugar transforms these red velvet cupcakes into something extra special for Valentine’s Day. These are perfect for those of us who are not fans of frosting. Get the Recipe!
Flying Heart Cupcakes
You don’t need a special baking pan to make these adorable heart-shaped cupcakes. Helpful step-by-step tips make these easy to make! Get the Recipe!
Valentine heart candies are the inspiration for these cute Valentine cupcakes. Just a simple piping of frosting turn ordinary cupcakes into some extra special! I might have to go buy a box of Sweethearts – I forgot all the sayings! Get the Recipe!
“Be My Cupcake” Valentine Cupcakes
Love these! Easy-to-make, you don’t need special heart-shaped pans for these. Plus the frosting is just beautiful! Get the Recipe!
Egg-Free Valentine Cupcakes
These egg-free red velvet cupcakes are so cute! The secret to making the heart decoration is from fondant and red food coloring pen. Get the Recipe!
X and O Valentine Cupcakes
I really don’t think it gets easier to make Valentine cupcakes than this! If you don’t like cinnamon candies, you could substitute other Valentine-themed candy like M&M’s. Get the Recipe!
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These simple, yet adorable red velvet cupcakes get their pizazz from their unique garnishes of chocolate snaps and cinnamon candies. Get the Recipe!
The secret to the design of these adorable cupcakes is homemade buttercream frosting, sprinkles, and candy clay. If you don’t have access to candy clay, probably an easy alternative might be a small heart-shaped chocolate candy (like Dove’s). Get the recipe!
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