Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe

This fun Easter PEEPS cupcakes idea is the cutest little dessert you ever did see and a perfect end to your dinner. Kids AND ADULTS LOVE these!

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Easy Easter PEEPS Cupcakes

This recipe is easy to follow and results in fluffy, delicious cupcakes.

Whether you’re looking for a tasty treat to celebrate Easter or just want a fun snack, these Easter cupcakes recipes are sure to please.

Best of all, they only require a few simple ingredients that you probably already have on hand.

I don’t know about you, but my family can’t seem to get enough of PEEPS!

easy peeps cupcakes easter recipe

We’ve been making all sorts of PEEPS recipes lately, and I’ve got a few more up my sleeve for the next few weeks.

These PEEPS Cupcakes are so colorful and so simple to make – they’re perfect for surprising the kids after school.

And if you’re looking for more PEEPS ideas, be sure to check out my list – I’m sure you’ll find something that your family will love just as much as mine does!

Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe

So get your spring baking on and enjoy some sweet, festive treats!

Makes 24 PEEPS cupcakes

Prep time: 20 minutes

Cook time: 30 minutes

Easter Cupcakes Ingredients

  • White cake mix (plus ingredients to prepare)
  • Strawberry Jello
  • Berry blue Jello

Ingredients For the PEEPS Cupcakes Icing

  • Butter softened
  • Vanilla extract
  • Powdered sugar
  • Milk
  • Pink food coloring
  • Blue food coloring
  • Pink and blue bunny PEEPS

For exact measurements, please see the recipe card below.

Supplies Needed

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How to Make Cupcakes with PEEPS on Top

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees and line a cupcake pan with liners.

Prepare the white cake mix according to the package instructions.

Separate the batter into two bowls. Add the strawberry Jello to one bowl and the berry blue Jello to the second bowl. Stir to mix until the Jello is fully incorporated into the batter.

Fill each cupcake liner around 2/3 full of the cake batter and bake according to the package instructions.

Allow the cupcakes to cool completely, then prepare the icing by beating together the butter and vanilla until smooth and well combined.

Add one cup of powdered sugar and one tablespoon of milk and beat until smooth.

Add two more cups of powdered sugar and one tablespoon of milk and beat.

Then, add the remaining powdered sugar and beat to combine. If the icing is too thick, add more milk as needed.

Separate the icing into two bowls. Add the pink food coloring to one bowl and the blue food coloring to the other bowl. Stir until the colors are fully mixed.

Pipe the pink icing on top of the strawberry cupcakes and the blue icing on top of the blue cupcakes.

Place a pink bunny marshmallow PEEP on top of the pink cupcakes and a blue bunny PEEP on top of the blue cupcakes.

Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe
Yield: 24

Easy Easter PEEPS Cupcakes Recipe

Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe

This fun Easter PEEPS cupcakes idea is the cutest little dessert you ever did see and a perfect end to your dinner. Kids AND ADULTS LOVE these!

Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 box white cake mix (plus ingredients to prepare)
  • ½ package (3 ounce) strawberry Jello
  • ½ package (3 ounce) berry blue Jello

For the Icing

  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 6 cups powdered sugar
  • 2-3 tablespoons milk
  • Pink food coloring
  • Blue food coloring
  • Pink and blue bunny PEEPS

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees and line a cupcake pan with liners. Prepare the white cake mix according to the package instructions. Separate the batter into two bowls. Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe
  2. Add the strawberry Jello to one bowl and the berry blue Jello to the second bowl. Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe
  3. Stir to mix until the Jello is fully incorporated into the batter. Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe
  4. Fill each cupcake liner around 2/3 full of the cake batter and bake according to the package instructions. Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe
  5. Allow the cupcakes to cool completely, then prepare the icing by beating together the butter and vanilla until smooth and well combined. Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe
  6. Add one cup of powdered sugar and one tablespoon of milk and beat until smooth. Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe
  7. Add two more cups of powdered sugar and one tablespoon of milk and beat. Then, add the remaining powdered sugar and beat to combine. If the icing is too thick, add more milk as needed. Separate the icing into two bowls. Add the pink food coloring to one bowl and the blue food coloring to the other bowl. Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe
  8. Stir until the colors are fully mixed. Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe
  9. Pipe the pink icing on top of the strawberry cupcakes and the blue icing on top of the blue cupcakes. Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe
  10. Place a pink bunny marshmallow PEEP on top of the pink cupcakes and a blue bunny PEEP on top of the blue cupcakes. Easy PEEPS Cupcakes Easter Recipe

Nutrition Information

Yield

24

Serving Size

1

Amount Per Serving Calories 188Total Fat 8gSaturated Fat 5gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 3gCholesterol 21mgSodium 73mgCarbohydrates 30gFiber 0gSugar 28gProtein 0g

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In Conclusion

We hope you’ll give this recipe a try for Easter – it’s sure to please everyone! It is one of our favorite Easter cupcakes recipes.

If you do, be sure to let us know how they turn out by tagging @DineDreamDiscover in your photos on social media. Happy baking!

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