Delicious and easy Christmas Tree Cupcakes

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Delicious and Easy Christmas Tree Cupcakes

These Delicious Christmas Tree Cupcakes are easier than they look and are such a fun and festive dessert for holiday parties! It’s made from ice cream cones, some buttercream and a dusting of powdered sugar for snow!


For the frosting and Christmas trees:

  • 12 sugar cones
  • 2 lbs confectioners’ sugar 910g, plus more for dusting
  • 1 pound unsalted butter 454g, room temperature
  • 1-2 tbsp milk or cream 15-30mL
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract 5mL
  • 20 drops green food coloring

For the cupcakes:

  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 180g
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 60g
  • 1 tsp baking soda 6g
  • 1/2 tsp salt 3g
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk 118mL
  • 1/4 cup sour cream 60g
  • 1 1/3 cups sugar 267g
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract 5mL
  • 1/4 cup strong coffee 60mL
  • 1/2 cup melter butter 115g, optional

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