These easy pot of gold cupcakes for St. Patrick’s Day will have everyone smiling! They are surprisingly easy, so grab the kids and let’s get started.
Pot of Gold Cupcakes for St. Patrick’s Day
Here at Ruffles and Rain Boots, I love to share fun cupcake decorating ideas for holidays, parties, and rainy day fun in the kitchen. And this time of year, it’s all about bringing in the bright colors to chase away the dreary winter days.
These pot of gold cupcakes for St. Patrick’s day are fun and festive. The mix of bright greens, rainbow, and shiny gold sprinkles will have anyone grinning from ear to ear. Le’ts get started making these!
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Tips and Tricks to Make This Cupcake Decorating Idea
As with all of my cupcake recipes and decorating ideas, I like to share what I’ve learned while making them. You don’t have to make the same mistakes I did…
- make the pots of gold first and let the frosting and sprinkles harden a bit
- you can use frosting from a can – no one will know and we won’t tell
- for added St. Patrick’s Day fun, add a few pieces of Lucky Charms cereal
I like to provide options to everyone because not everyone likes over-the-top cupcakes. If you want to make rainbow cupcakes, just don’t add on the pot of gold. Easy peasy, right? They’re so cute just as a fun rainbow food idea!
How Do I Make Pot of Gold Cupcakes?
I’m so glad you asked! Scroll to see the written instructions and recipe on how to make these fun St. Patrick’s Day cupcakes. If you’re making a playlist for the holiday, here is our Pot of Gold cupcakes video tutorial on YouTube.
For more cupcake decorating ideas, visit Ruffles and Rain Boots. Additional Supplies: All nutrition information is estimated and does not include all recipe elements. Please calculate your exact brands and ingredients when accuracy is desired.
Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 40Total Fat: 2gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 4mgSodium: 28mgCarbohydrates: 6gFiber: 0gSugar: 4gProtein: 0g
For more cupcake decorating ideas, visit Ruffles and Rain Boots.
All nutrition information is estimated and does not include all recipe elements. Please calculate your exact brands and ingredients when accuracy is desired.
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