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Easy Christmas Tree Cupcakes

Use this video tutorial to learn how to make these fun and easy Christmas tree cupcakes. They are decorated with just frosting and sprinkles.

If you are in a time crunch and need an easy Christmas cupcake idea, then make these EASY Christmas tree cupcakes.

I am going to keep today’s post short and sweet coz Christmas is only two days away and I still need to get SOOOOOOO much work done!

I am planning on making these cupcakes with all the little kids in the family on Christmas Eve! 😀

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No need for fondant or fancy cutters.

These cupcakes are DECORATED with just frosting and sprinkles.

By the way, if you can’t find a the jumbo star sprinkle, just cut out a small star shaped fondant piece and spray it with edible gold or silver spray paint.

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To make these easy Christmas tree cupcakes, you will need the following ingredients:

Chocolate cupcakes
Green buttercream icing
Yellow buttercream icing
Colorful sprinkles
Jumbo star sprinkles (or you can use a small star shaped fondant cut-out!)
Tip #104
Tip # 1M

And here are the steps:

Step 1:
Prepare your cupcakes and frostings.

Step 2:
Fill a piping bag with yellow frosting and attach Tip #104.
Hold the bag at a 45 degree angle along the edge of your cupcake and squeeze the bag, while moving your hand up and down until you have a row of yellow ruffles.

Step 3:
Fill a piping bag with green frosting and attach Tip # 1M.
Hold the bag at a 90 degree angle in the center of the cupcake and make a tall swirl.

Step 4:
Toss some sprinkles on top of your cupcake and place a jumbo star sprinkle on the top.

And you are done!

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Well, that’s all for today.

If you liked this post, you may also like some of these other Christmas ideas…

Rudolph cupcakes

easy rudolph cupcakes

Easy poinsettia cupcakes

easy poinsettia cupcakes

Christmas tree brownies

christmas tree brownies

Until next time, tata my lovelies!

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