National Cupcake Day takes place every year on Dec. 15 as a way to celebrate the festive and scrumptious dessert that has been an American culinary icon since the 19th century. To make the most of the day as you ring in the holiday season, bake up a batch of your favorite cupcakes.
1. Sweetheart Cupcakes
The holidays present a unique opportunity to get creative and put a festive spin on traditional vanilla cupcakes. Surprise your guests with these colorful treats this year.
- 1 (18.25 oz.) package white cake mix
- 1 1/4 cups water
- 1/3 cup vegetable oil
- 3 egg whites
- 8 drops red food coloring
- 2 drops …read more