Christmas peppermint ring toss cupcakes
My kids need to bring in treats for the Christmas parties at school. We took some regular cupcakes and turned them up a notch. With a few ingredients, we made turned festive cupcakes into ring toss Christmas cupcakes. Have you ever made this before? They are really easy to make!
easy holiday cupcake recipes
Make your favorite cupcake recipe (or box recipe). Allow them to cook and you are ready for them to become holiday cupcakes.
peppermint lumps, or candy canes broken into 2 inch pieces (or there about)
Bake your cupcakes like you normally would.
Add the peppermint frosting to the cupcakes. If you cannot find peppermint frosting, you can use regular frosting or use vanilla frosting with a few drops of peppermint extract and mix.
Place one peppermint lump in the middle of each cupcake. Add ring gummy on or next to the peppermint lump.
Repeat until all the cupcakes are decorated.
so how do you make them ring toss cupcakes?
You can take the rings and attempt to throw them on the cupcakes for a game. Or you can just serve them with the ring on the side instead and let the person attempt to do it themselves. Or put several together and have a game like at a carnival.
These are great for Christmas parties and treats for your friends and family too. Who do you know that would love to receive a few of these cupcake treats this Christmas?
You could even crush a few peppermints and sprinkle them on top of the cupcakes as well. What is your favorite way to make Christmas cupcakes?