You may have noticed that there is a cupcake trend currently sweeping the nation and what better time to make cupcakes than for Christmas? Cupcakes are relatively easy to make and a lot of fun to decorate! Christmas cupcakes are great for Christmas parties, desserts, boxed for stocking fillers and even for Christmas presents. Cupcakes are beautifully creative as they can be decorated in so many different ways. Use different icing recipes and quality icing equipment to decorate your cupcakes with Christmas trees, stars, angels, Santa and snowmen! With hundreds of Christmas related cupcake products available you can make sure your cupcakes look as Christmassy as possible without a lot of effort.
Themed edible cupcake decorations are readily available as well as cupcake cases, cupcake stands, cup cake boxes and other cupcake supplies. Browse for high quality shimmer cupcake sprays and silver balls to make your cupcakes the most Christmassy around. You don’t really need an excuse to make cupcakes but if you do then why not use your children as one! Most children love decorating cupcakes as not only are they a lot of fun to decorate but they get to eat them afterwards! If you are hosting a Christmas party then why not have one of the main activities for the children be cupcake decorating. You can buy or pre-make edible icing decorations or help the kids make their own. Food colouring can get quite messy so it might be worthwhile for the kids’ clothing and your carpets to colour and pre-make the icing yourself beforehand. Make sure you have cupcake boxes so they can take their designs home with them to show the rest of their family. Cupcake boxes are available in so many different Christmas patterns and designs so the Christmas cupcakes will look even better when presented in them!
There are hundreds of cake recipes available online so you shouldn’t be short of ideas for your Christmas cupcakes. Why not use a classic Christmas cake recipe for your cupcakes, or even miniature Christmas pudding cupcakes! Flavours such as gingerbread, spiced toffee and chocolate will definitely go down a treat this Christmas so start thinking of delicious combinations and other flavours now. When you decide on how to decorate your cupcake perhaps get some ideas from recipe books and from the many cake decorating websites online. There are so many inventive Christmas cupcakes to copy or you can use your imagination and create your own! With edible cake decorations available to top your cupcakes with, creating a professional looking cupcake is easy. If you fancy making your own then use royal icing and sugarpaste to create fantastic Christmas figures and ornaments for your cupcakes. Wilton candy melts come in all kinds of Christmas shapes and decorations so use these to your advantage when decorating your cupcakes.
Christmas cupcakes are an easy to make treat that the whole family will enjoy so start using your imagination now to make the most creative Christmas cupcakes around.
Cupcakes for Christmas