Sparkly Snowman Cupcakes

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by on December 17, 2015

Sparkly Snowman Cupcakes

I love baking holiday treats! These Sparkly Snowman Cupcakes sure to delight. They are fun to create, make a festive table addition and of course are yummy to eat!

Sparkly Snowman Cupcakes

Yields: 24 Cupcakes


  • 1 box white cake mix (plus required ingredients listed on the box, i.e. eggs, oil & water)
  • 1 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 3 teaspoons of vanilla extract
  • 4 cups confectioners’ sugar
  • 4 tablespoons milk
  • Peanut butter or butterscotch chips (1 per cupcake)
  • White Sugar Sprinkles
  • Black decorating icing

Sparkly Snowman Cupcakes 2


1. Prepare cake batter according to box directions and bake.

2. While cupcakes cool, make frosting. Start by using an electric mixer to beat butter until light and fluffy. Graduallybeat in confectioners’ sugar until fully incorporated. Beat in vanilla frosting. Pour in milk and beat for an additional 3 minutes.

3. Spread a layer of frosting onto each cupcake, making it as smooth as possible.

4. Pour sprinkles into a bowl, and dip each frosted cupcake into the sprinkles – making sure all frosting is completely covered.

5. Using the black decorating icing, create dots for eyes and a mouth for the snowman.

6. Add a peanut butter or butterscotch chip in the middle for the snowman’s nose.


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  • Maralea

    These are super cute! Anxious to make them for the kiddos!

  • Maralea

    These are super cute! Anxious to make them for the kiddos!

  • Thanks!

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