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New Years Eve Ball Drop Cupcakes

These New Year’s Eve Ball Drop Cupcakes are the perfect dessert for your New Year’s Eve Party! They are certainly impressive and creative. You get multiple treats in one!

I’d rather host a small party at my home for New Year’s than attempt to go out to a crowded bar. But that is just my nature and I love to host.  If you are looking for a more “adult” cupcake, try these Champagne Cupcakes.

New Years Eve Ball Drop Cupcakes

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New Years Eve Cupcakes Ingredients

To make these festive cupcakes, you will need the following ingredients (see the recipe card below for exact amounts):

New Years Eve Cupcakes

How to Make New Years Eve Cupcakes

  1. Frost cupcakes using a piping bag and tip, or you can just spread it on in a thick layer. Sprinkle gold and silver sugar all over the frosting.
  2. Pour some of the candy into each shot glass and fill almost halfway. Place a cupcake into each glass.
  3. Poke a gumball onto each toothpick, and poke a toothpick down into the frosting on top each cupcake. The ball can just rest on top the frosting.

New Years Cupcakes

Want more New Year’s ideas? Try these New Years Eve Cocktails.

New Year’s Eve Ball Drop Cupcakes

New Year’s Eve Ball Drop Cupcakes

Yield: 8
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes

These New Year's Eve Ball Drop Cupcakes are the perfect dessert for your New Year's Eve Party! They are certainly impressive and creative.

Ingredients

  • 8 Mini Cupcakes, prepared and unfrosted
  • 1 Can Vanilla Frosting
  • 1 pkg Mini Chewy Sweetarts
  • 8 Yellow Gumballs
  • Gold and Silver Sugar Crystals

Instructions

  1. Frost cupcakes using a piping bag and tip, or you can just spread it on in a thick layer.
  2. Sprinkle gold and silver sugar all over the frosting.
  3. Pour some of the candy into each shot glass and fill almost halfway.
  4. Place a cupcake into each glass.
  5. Poke a gumball onto each toothpick, and poke a toothpick down into the frosting on top each cupcake. The ball can just rest on top the frosting.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 8 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 348Total Fat: 15gSaturated Fat: 3gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 11gCholesterol: 6mgSodium: 196mgCarbohydrates: 54gFiber: 1gSugar: 48gProtein: 1g

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