Santa Hat Cupcakes

 These Santa Hat Cupcakes are perfect for a Christmas party desserts table. Your family will love this idea!

Here is another fun Christmas Cupcake decorating idea!  These Santa Hat Cupcakes really easy to pull off, even with minimal piping skills making them a great option for just about anyone!  These Santa Hat Cupcakes are perfect for a Christmas party desserts table.  Your family will love this idea!

Santa Hat Cupcakes

Ingredients:

12 cupcakes, any flavour
red frosting
mini marshmallows, cut in half
Wilton decorating tip #32 (optional but that is what I used) – you really only need a regular tip as you’re just ‘piling’ the frosting to make a hat.
disposable frosting bag
Directions:

So easy and so cute, these cupcakes only take a few minutes too. Pre-cut your mini marshmallows in half so you don’t have to keep going back and cutting more. I didn’t count them but you’ll need a lot. 😉

attach your tip and fill your decorating bag with red frosting.

Santa Hat Cupcakes

Make a circle base of frosting on your cupcake (see photo).

 

Santa Hat Cupcakes

Next, add the mini halved marshmallows around the ring (see photo).

Then fill in the circle with frosting and go a round and a round making the Santa hat. Top with a mini halved marshmallow as the ball on top of the hat (see finished photos).

Set the cupcakes in the fridge to set up a few minutes before serving.

 

 

 

Santa Hat Cupcakes
Servings: 12
Ingredients
  • 12 cupcakes any flavor but I think white or chocolate look the best
  • red frosting
  • mini marshmallows cut in half
  • Wilton decorating tip #32 – you really only a regular tip as you're just 'piling' the frosting to make a hat. optional but that is what I used
  • disposable frosting bag
Instructions
  1. So easy and so cute, these cupcakes only take a few minutes too. Pre-cut your mini marshmallows in half so you don't have to keep going back and cutting more. I didn't count them but you'll need a lot. 😉
  2. attach your tip and fill your decorating bag with red frosting.
  3. Make a circle base of frosting on your cupcake (see photo). Next, add the mini halved marshmallows around the ring (see photo).
  4. Then fill in the circle with frosting and go a round and a round making the Santa hat. Top with a mini halved marshmallow as the ball on top of the hat (see photo).
  5. Set the cupcakes in the fridge to set up a few minutes before serving.
 These Santa Hat Cupcakes are perfect for a Christmas party desserts table. Your family will love this idea!

These Santa Hat Cupcakes are perfect for a Christmas party desserts table. Your family will love this easy Christmas treat idea!

 

6 thoughts on “Santa Hat Cupcakes

  1. Another great way to decorate cupcakes for Christmas! Thanks for all the amazing ideas, I am going to have make cupcakes just so I can try them all out!

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