Celebrate America with these easy to make 4th of July Cupcakes! Red, white and blue cupcakes decorated with Buttercream Frosting, sprinkles and FREE Printable Cupcake Toppers!
4th of July is one of my favorite holidays! Next to Christmas, you will probably find more 4th of July treats and crafts than other holidays. Parades…Cookouts…Fun food…Fireworks…and oh yes…Cupcakes!
4th of July is one of those holidays that is easy – there isn’t a lot of preparation, there isn’t expectation of gifts, and the decorations are minimal. I think that is one reason why I love 4th of July so much! It brings with it the anticipation of a care free summer!
Add these 4th of July Cupcakes to these fun 4th of July Desserts and everyone will be happy! There are 4th of July Cake Ideas, Cupcakes, No Bake Desserts, Cookies, Treats, Snacks and Desserts you can make and serve in less then 15 minutes!
4th of July Cupcakes
- 1 vanilla cake mix plus ingredients to make it taste more like homemade
- Red Coloring
- Blue Coloring
- Buttercream Frosting
- Cupcake Toppers – grab your FREE printable cupcake toppers
Kitchen Essentials Needed
- Mixing Bowl
- 3 Small Bowls
- Cookie Dough Scoop
- Skewer or Toothpick for swirling
- Plastic Decorator Bag fitted with #1M tip
How to make Tie Dye Cupcakes
- Mix cake batter, then divide the batter equally into 3 bowls. Add red coloring to one bowl of batter, and blue coloring to another.
- Drop a small amount of each color of batter into a lined cupcake pan, repeat with colors until 2/3 full
- Using a skewer or toothpick, swirl the batter slightly
- Bake for 350 degrees for about 15 minutes or until a toothpick is clean when inserted in the center
Now it’s time to frost and decorate the cupcakes. Any frosting you like is fine, I used my favorite Buttercream Frosting recipe. Swirl frosting onto cupcakes, add sprinkles and the cupcake toppers.
The 4th of July Cupcake Toppers are part of the 4th of July Printables set –
Included in this set are 10 pages of fun! –
- Cupcake Toppers
- Cupcake Wrappers
- Tented Cards
- Gift Cards
- Drink Flags
- Treat Buckets
- Lollipop Covers
- Bottle Labels
- Treat Bags Toppers
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The 4th of July Party Table is featured in our Summer Edition of the Simple Easy Creative Magazine! You can grab your FREE copy now!
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