Thanksgiving Cupcakes, Turkey Cupcakes, Cupcake Decorating Ideas for Thanksgiving


The best Thanksgiving cupcakes ideas, recipes, and decorating tips for great holiday desserts.

Cute turkey cupcakes with candy corn tail-feathers, pumpkin pie cupcakes, pumpkin cupcake recipe, and more!

Thanksgiving is the perfect holiday for homemade and decorated cupcakes.

Not everyone loves pumpkin pie as much as I do, so offer your guests a choice of delicious chocolate or pumpkin cupcakes along with the traditional pumpkin pie!

Cupcake Decorating Ideas for Thanksgiving

Turkey Cupcakes Video

Watch this easy turkey cupcake decorating idea to create your own special Thanksgiving cupcakes.

This decorating idea is perfect on homemade chocolate cupcakes!

Our easy one-bowl homemade chocolate cupcake recipe is given below.

This recipe is so delicious, and also very easy to make.

Treat your family to homemade chocolate cupcakes for Thanksgiving!

You will need:

  • Candy Corn

  • Mint Patties

  • yellow M&M candies

  • brown and red decorating icing

  • Dip or frost the cupcakes first, with pumpkin-colored icing.

    Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes Video

    You can decorate these cute "pumpkin pie" cupcakes for Thanksgiving dessert.

    Use our easy pumpkin cupcake recipe, or any favorite holiday recipe.

    To make pumpkin-colored frosting, begin with your favorite white frosting.

    Then use equal amounts of bronze and brown food-color gel, and 1/2 the amount of yellow color gel until you reach the desired pumpkin color.

    Or you can bake our pumpkin cupcake recipe below, and just put the "pie crust" decoration directly on the cupcake surface.

    We used cream cheese frosting, as it goes great with pumpkin pie!

    Easy Pumpkin Pie Cupcake Recipe


    You will need:

  • 1 white or yellow cake mix

  • 1 1/2 C. canned pumpkin

  • 1 1/2 t. pumpkin pie spice

  • 1 C. canned milk

  • 3 eggs

  • 1/3 C. vegetable oil

  • 1/2 t. salt

  • Follow mixing directions on cake mix.

    Fill cupcake wrappers 2/3 full.

    Makes 24-30 standard-size cupcakes.

    Easy Chocolate Cupcake Recipe Video


    This video shows you exactly how to make these delicious one-bowl chocolate cupcakes.

    This recipe is perfect for decorating as turkey cupcakes for Thanksgiving.

    You can add 1 cup of chocolate chips to the recipe to make the cupcakes extra chocolaty and delicious!

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