Grinch Cupcakes

This fun and festive Grinch Cupcakes are made with a creamy Peppermint Frosting and topped with an adorable “Whoville” tree! They’re the perfect treat to enjoy during the holidays.


– All purpose flour – Baking powder – Baking soda – Salt – Eggs – White granulated sugar – Unsalted butter – Vanilla extract – Peppermint extract – Milk

To make the cupcakes, whisk the flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in a large bowl. Set aside.

Step 1

In a separate large bowl, beat the eggs and white granulated sugar with an electric mixer until light and fluffy.

Step 2

Pour the dry ingredients into the wet ingredients and stir by hand until just combined. Fill the muffin tins ½ to ¾ full with the batter.

Step 3

To make the peppermint frosting, beat the 4 sticks of softened butter over medium speed with an electric mixer until soft and creamy.

Step 4

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