Spice Cupcake Recipes

Sweet, spice and everything nice. Our spice cupcake recipes are all of the above! We’ve got it all from our apple spice to our pumpkin spice cupcakes.

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    Caramel Gingerbread Cupcakes

    1 review

    One night, my niece and I put our heads together to come up a with a fabulous cupcake. We combined our favorite gingerbread cookie recipe and our favorite cupcake recipe, then enhanced the cupcakes with caramel frosting and a drizzle of caramel ice cream topping. Our guests reached for seconds and thirds until nothing was left but a delicious memory and a stellar recipe to share. —Delaine Smith, Barrie, Ontario

    Spiced Apple Cupcakes

    I came up with the combination of cinnamon and cayenne. I was making cinnamon toast one day and accidentally sprinkled...


    Chocolate Cupcakes with Marshmallow Cream Filling

    Moist, tender chocolate cake conceals a marshmallow filling in these delightful treats. They’re yummy even without frosting. —Deborah Lowery, Middleport,...


    Carrot Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

    I love to serve lighter desserts that will satisfy those with a sweet tooth. I make these every Christmas Eve,...


    Chai Tea Cupcakes

    1 review

    My brother made me a batch of cupcakes using the flavors from my all-time favorite coffeehouse drink—chai tea latte. What...

    Moist Carrot Cupcakes

    12 reviews

    If your kids think they don’t like carrots, just wait until these cinnamon-scented, lightly frosted little cakes hit the table....


    Carrot-Topped Cupcakes

    1 review

    A handy spice cake mix gets a tasty treatment when dressed up with shredded carrots and chopped walnuts. The mini...

    Cinnamon Mocha Cupcakes

    7 reviews

    Like to end a meal with a little something sweet? These chocolate cupcakes will do the trick for family and...


    Applesauce Spice Cupcakes

    8 reviews

    I began making these moist cupcakes in grade school and still bake them today. —Edna Hoffman, Hebron, Indiana


    Spice Cupcakes

    14 reviews

    These moist, spicy cupcakes with creamy caramel frosting are a delicious treat. The recipe has been in my family for...


    Maple Carrot Cupcakes

    31 reviews

    I come from a line of family cooks and have liked to cook and bake since I was young. Mother...

    Apple Spice Cupcakes

    Not only do these adorable cupcakes complement our apple theme, but they're super sellers at bake sales, too. A spice...


    Bananas Foster Surprise Cupcakes

    1 review

    This recipe was inspired by the classic dessert, which I had for the first time at a restaurant with my...


    Orange Applesauce Cupcakes

    3 reviews

    Kids of all ages rave about these fruity cupcakes. I've been making them for 25 years to serve at potlucks,...


    Pumpkin Caramel Cupcakes

    2 reviews

    Not only do kids love to eat these cupcakes, they can help bake them, too. To make things even easier...


    Cream-Filled Pumpkin Cupcakes

    70 reviews

    Here's a charming use for pumpkin. Bursting with flavor and plenty of eye-catching appeal, these sweet and spicy filled cupcakes...

    Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes

    14 reviews

    My family always asks for these cupcakes once fall starts. We just love the flavors of cinnamon and cloves—the shining...


    Carrot Cake Cupcakes

    1 review

    This recipe is so special to me because it was passed down from my grandmother, to my mother, and now...


    Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes

    15 reviews

    I make these flavorful pumpkin cupcakes each Halloween, but they're wonderful year-round. —Amber Butzer, Gladstone, Oregon


    Spice Cupcakes with Dates

    You'll think these old-fashioned treats from Mavis Diment came fresh from Grandma's oven. “My Scottish genes inspired me to add...


    Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes with Whipped Cream

    2 reviews

    I combined my two loves, cupcakes and pie, into one amazing treat. These pumpkin cupcakes have a piecrust bottom and...


    Chai Cupcakes

    18 reviews

    You'll get a double dose of the spicy blend that's frequently used to flavor tea in these moist cakes. Both...


    Carrot Cupcakes

    19 reviews

    To try to get my family to eat more vegetables, I often "hide" nutritional foods inside sweet treats. The carrots...


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    Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

    179 reviews

    This is a wonderful recipe I discovered and changed a bit to suit my taste. I love the flavor of...

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    Spice Cupcakes with Mocha Frosting

    11 reviews

    Old-fashioned flavor comes through with the molasses, cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg in these light, fluffy cupcakes. The mocha frosting is...


    Pumpkin Cupcakes with Spiced Frosting

    My aunt makes the most delicious pumpkin pies for Thanksgiving. But my kids prefer cupcakes for dessert, so I created...


    Surprise Pumpkin Cupcakes

    18 reviews

    I like to share these little pumpkin cakes at work. Cupcakes are the perfect workplace treat because they're already wrapped...