Easter Peeps Cupcakes

Last Updated on February 11, 2021

These Easter Peeps Cupcakes are just the sweetest Easter cupcakes and they are so easy to make! My kids love the peeps and colourful sanding sugar on a carrot cupcake.

 

These Easter Peeps Cupcakes are just the sweetest Easter cupcakes and they are so easy to make! My kids love the peeps and colourful sanding sugar on a carrot cupcake.

 

These Easter Peeps Cupcakes are just the sweetest Easter cupcakes and they are so easy to make! My kids love the peeps and colourful sanding sugar on a carrot cupcake.

 

These would be perfect for Easter parties or serving kids at Easter dinner.

 

These Easter Peeps Cupcakes are just the sweetest Easter cupcakes and they are so easy to make! My kids love the peeps and colourful sanding sugar on a carrot cupcake.

 

Easter Peeps Cupcakes

Ingredients:

Carrot Cake Mix + required ingredients
8 oz cream cheese, softened
1/2 cup butter, softened
2 cups powdered sugar
1 tsp vanilla extract
Peeps
Coloured Sanding Sugar

Directions:

Prepare cupcakes as directed and allow to completely cool.

With a stand mixer, cream together the cream cheese and butter until creamy. Mix in the vanilla,  and then gradually add the powdered sugar and mix until fluffy.

Use a knife to spread frosting evenly over one cupcake at a time.

Roll the frosting into the sanding sugar and press a matching peep onto the top of the cupcake.

Repeat with each cupcake.

 

These Easter Peeps Cupcakes are just the sweetest Easter cupcakes and they are so easy to make! My kids love the peeps and colourful sanding sugar on a carrot cupcake.

 

These Easter Peeps Cupcakes are just the sweetest Easter cupcakes and they are so easy to make! My kids love the peeps and colourful sanding sugar on a carrot cupcake.

Easter Peeps Cupcakes

Easter Peeps Cupcakes

Ingredients

  • Carrot Cake Mix + required ingredients
  • 8 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • Peeps
  • Coloured Sanding Sugar

Instructions

  1. Prepare cupcakes as directed and allow to completely cool.
  2. With a stand mixer, cream together the cream cheese and butter until creamy. Mix in the vanilla, and then gradually add the powdered sugar and mix until fluffy.
  3. Use a knife to spread frosting evenly over one cupcake at a time.
  4. Roll the frosting into the sanding sugar and press a matching peep onto the top of the cupcake.
  5. Repeat with each cupcake.

Nutrition Information:

Serving Size:

1 grams

Amount Per Serving:Unsaturated Fat: 0g

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These Easter Peeps Cupcakes are just the sweetest Easter cupcakes and they are so easy to make! My kids love the peeps and colourful sanding sugar on a carrot cupcake.

 

 

6 thoughts on “Easter Peeps Cupcakes

  1. These are absolutely adorable. I love Peeps! Nothing says Easter like Peeps candy. Thanks for the fun idea.

  2. I love how colourful these are! This is way too sweet for me, but I bet it would be a hit at a spring bake sale. 😉

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