15 Best Cupcake Recipes (Slideshow)

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Find out which cupcake recipes to put on your holiday to-bake list

Chocolate Guinness Cupcakes Recipe

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Guinness is the perfect beer for desserts because of its distinct chocolate and coffee notes.

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Strawberry-Filled Cardamom Cupcakes Recipe

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These light cakes filled with fresh strawberry sauce are topped with a tangy strawberry–cream cheese frosting

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Spiced Apple Cupcakes Recipe

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Adorned with maple frosting, these cupcakes are autumn made bite-sized!

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Pumpkin Ginger Cupcakes Recipe

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These cupcakes with candied ginger taste just like fall. 

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Harvest Pumpkin Cupcakes Recipe

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These rich and spicy cupcakes are filled with pumpkin flavor and topped with cream cheese frosting. 

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Apple Banana Cupcakes Recipe

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This recipe combines apples and bananas for a delicious and moist cupcake. 

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Lemon Blossom Cupcakes Recipe

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These bright cupcakes are filled with lemon flavor and a light sugar glaze.

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Coconut Cupcakes Recipe

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Topped with fresh coconut, these cupcakes are always a favorite.

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Raspberry Cream Cupcakes Recipe

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Filled with fresh berries, these cupcakes are easy-to-make and delicious. 

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Pecan Pie Cupcakes Recipe

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What could be better than combining pecan pie and a cupcake? 

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Kittencal's Easy One-Bowl Vanilla Cupcakes Recipe

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Classic is always good and these easy one-bowl vanilla cupcakes do the trick.

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Mom's Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe

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Just like mom used to make, these chocolate cupcakes hit the spot.

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Butternut Spice Cupcakes Recipe

Eric Isaac

These cupcakes are like eating roasted butternut squash served with a touch of cinnamon, butter and maple syrup.

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Orange Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Icing Recipe

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These orange cupcakes are topped with zesty orange frosting.

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Lemon Meringue Cupcakes Recipe

Jane Bruce

These cupcakes provide a tart zing to a plain old cupcake.

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