Indulge in Christmas flavors with our delicious honey almond cupcakes! The cupcakes are made with honey-roasted almonds, a generous pinch of cinnamon, and cream cheese to keep them moist.
Christmas cupcake recipe
We decorate the cupcakes with edible pine cones and spruce branches, and also show a technique to emboss the sugar paste circles with a beautiful pattern. The cupcakes look stunning served in our free printable cupcake wrappers from our Winter in the Woods holiday collection, the download link is in the video description.
More Christmas baking recipes
Want more delicious Christmas baking recipes? Of course you do! Click on the links below for more sweet treats and bakes:
- Lemon Shortbread Stars
- Homemade Cookie Butter
- Hot Chocolate on A Stick
- DIY Star Sprinkles
- Chocolate Star Surprise Inside Cake
- Cranberry Pistachio Muffin Mix
- Classic Sugar Cookies
- kitchen scale or measuring cups and spoons
- large and small mixing bowls
- large metal spoon
- cutting board
- small paring knife
- non-stick baking mat
- baking tray (sheet)
- oven mitts or kitchen towel
- cooling rack
Storage and shelf life
You can store the undecorated cupcakes in the freezer for a month. Decorated cupcakes keep fresh at room temperature for 3 days.
Print and assemble the cupcake wrapper
Print the cupcakes wrappers on DIN A4 (210 mm x 297 mm) or letter-size (8.5 in x 11 in) cardstock or photo paper. Cut out the wrappers along the grey line. To assemble the cupcake wrappers, fit a wrapper around undecorated cupcakes and glue the ends of the wrapper together with double-sided tape.
Free Printable Cupcake Wrapper
Click on the button to download your free printable cupcake wrapper to serve the honey almond cupcakes in style!