Unfrosted cupcakes can be kept tightly covered in the fridge for up to 3 days or in the freezer for up to 2 months thaw still covered on the counter or overnight in the fridge same for the frosting but bring it to room temperature and stir well before using to frost the cupcakes.

Pour spoon the batter into the liners ndash fill only 2 3 full to avoid spilling over the sides bake for 19 22 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean for around 30 36 mini cupcakes bake for about 11 13 minutes same oven temperature allow the cupcakes to cool completely before frosting.

How to make christmas tree cupcakes we rsquo ve got an all star lineup on this one moist chocolate cupcakes slathered with tangy cream cheese frosting that rsquo s dusted with shredded coconut a k a snow and topped with edible christmas trees just look at how festive those handheld cakes are.