Candy Bar Cupcakes

Candy Bar Cupcakes

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Jamallah Bergman

By
@pmyodb1

Alright ladies and gents.....if you have any questions about this recipe lemme know cause I know I probably will by the way I've posted it. But these are some pretty nifty cupcakes with a candy bar feel.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
18 cupcakes

Ingredients

  • BABY RUTH CUPCAKE WITH PEANUT BUTTER FROSTING

  • 20
    baby ruth miniatures
  • 1 box
    cake mix, devils food
  • FOR FROSTING

  • 1 1/2 c
    butter, room temperature
  • 2/3 c
    peanut butter, creamy
  • 5 1/2 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 4-5 Tbsp
    water
  • 3 MUSKETEERS MINT CUPCAKES WITH MINT FROSTING

  • 15
    dark chocolate 3 musketeer mint minis
  • 1 box
    cake mix, devils food
  • FOR FROSTING

  • 1 1/2 c
    butter, room temperature
  • 5 1/2 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 1/2 tsp
    peppermint extract
  • 4-5 Tbsp
    water
  • 1/4 tsp
    kelly green food coloring
  • ·
    chocolate jimmies/sprinkles
  • COOKIES AND CREME CUPCAKES WITH CHOCOLATE FROSTING

  • 1 1/2
    bars hershey's cookies and creme candy bars
  • 1 box
    white cake mix
  • FOR FROSTING

  • 6 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 1 1/3 c
    unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 c
    butter, room temperature
  • 2/3 c
    milk
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/4 c
    corn syrup, light
  • ALMOND JOY CUPCAKES WITH COCONUT FROSTING

  • 20
    almond joy miniature
  • 1 box
    white cake mix
  • FOR FROSTING

  • 1 1/2 c
    butter, room temperature
  • 5 1/2 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 tsp
    coconute extract
  • 4-5 Tbsp
    water
  • 2 c
    sweetened flaked coconut

How to Make Candy Bar Cupcakes

Step-by-Step

  1. FOR ALL CANDY BAR CUPCAKES:

    Preheat oven to 350. Line 18 muffin cups with cupcake liners. Chop candy; toss 1 tbs all purpose flour. Prepare 1 pkg cake mix with water,eggs or egg whites, and oil, according to package directions. Stir in candy. Divide among liners. Bake 18-20 minutes or until toothpick inserted into centers come out clean. Cool completely. Spread with frosting. Garnish with candy.
  2. Baby Ruth Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting:

    Use 20 Baby Ruth Miniatures (from 11oz pkg) and devil's food cake mix. For frosting, on medium high,beat 1 1/2 cup butter (at room temp) until fluffy. On low,beat in 2/3 cup peanut butter. Beat in 5 1/2 cups confectioner's sugar (from 2 16oz pkgs), then 2 tsp vanilla extract and 4-5 tbsp water until fluffy.
  3. 3 Musketeers Mint Cupcakes with Mint Frosting:

    Use 15 dark chocolate 3 Musketeers Mint Minis (from 9oz pkg) and devil's food mix. For frosting, on medium high, beat 1 1/2 cup butter until fluffy. On low, beat in 5 1/2 cup confectioner's sugar, then 1/2 tsp peppermint extract and 4-5 tbsp water. Tint with 1/4 tsp Kelly green food coloring. Sprinkle frosted cupcakes with chocolate jimmies.
  4. Cookies and Creme Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting:

    Use 1 1/2 bars Hershey Cookies and Creme candy bars and white cake mix. For frosting, mix 6 cup confectioner's sugar and 1 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder; reserve. On medium high, beat 1 cup butter until fluffy. On low, beat in sugar mixture, then 2/3 cup milk and 2 tsp vanilla extract. Beat in 1/4 cup corn syrup until smooth.
  5. Almond Joy Cupcakes with Coconut Frosting:

    Use 20 Almond Joy Miniatures and white cake mix. For frosting, on medium high,beat 1 1/2 cup butter until fluffy. On low, beat in 5 1/2 cup confectioner's sugar, then 2 tsp vanilla extract,1 tsp coconut extract and 4-5 tbsp water. Sprinkle frosted cupcakes with 2 cups sweetened flaked coconut.

Printable Recipe Card

About Candy Bar Cupcakes

Course/Dish: Cakes Other Desserts
Other Tag: For Kids



Show 16 Comments & Reviews

Casserole Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Casserole Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner


Everybody loves a good casserole recipe. No matter if it is breakfast, lunch, or dinner, a casserole is an easy, go-to option for feeding the family. Not only that, but casseroles also make for great leftovers! Full of flavor and quick to prepare, you’re going to love these casserole recipes.

26 Treasured Old-School Recipes

26 Treasured Old-School Recipes


What’s old is new again! While experimenting in the kitchen is fun, there is something about old-school, tried and true recipes that have our heart. Old-fashioned recipes have the ability to transport our taste buds to simpler times. From pound cake to banana pudding, biscuits to clam chowder, they’re made with simple ingredients and always […]

20 Easy Labor Day Recipes

20 Easy Labor Day Recipes


No one wants to do hard work on Labor Day. The last thing anyone wants to do is spend their day in the kitchen making difficult dishes. That’s where these easy Labor Day recipes come in. Macaroni salad, dump peach cobbler, and marinated grilled chicken kabobs are effortless summer favorites anyone can make. While they […]