These are the Best Birthday Pull Apart Cupcake Cakes! Simple creative cake inspiration for a birthday party celebration.
Best Birthday Cupcake Cakes
I love cute Birthday Pull Apart Cupcake Cakes! Don’t get me wrong, I love a good regular old cake, but for some reason cupcakes make me happy. Maybe it’s that there is no cutting involved and they are the perfect size for kids. Or maybe it’s because you can do SO MUCH with a cupcake. Either way, I love them.
Birthday cakes are the highlight of any party, why not make yours the most adorable pull apart cupcake cake ever? Making a pull apart cake with cupcakes is a fun and easy alternative to the traditional birthday cake.
I especially love cupcake makers! Have you seen these? I don’t have one yet, but definitely want to get one!
Okay, enough rambling about my love of cupcakes, I hope you enjoy this simple creative cake inspiration! I can’t wait to try making a few of these cute cupcake cakes. I have found dozens of THE MOST ADORABLE CUPCAKE CAKES!
After drooling over them, hop over to my Facebook page and let me know which one is your favorite!
Mixing mini and regular sized cupcakes makes the cutest Rainbow Butterfly Cakes!
Any little girl will love this adorable Elsa Cake for a Frozen Birthday Party!
A Flamingo Cupcake Cake is perfect for any age! Unknown Source via Pinterest
Don’t you just love this edible bouquet of flowers cake? It’s one of my favorite cakes ever!
Disney fans can easily make a Minnie Mouse Cupcake Cake for a fantastic birthday party!
What an adorable Trolls Cake!
This cute Minion cake is easy to make and would make your little minions happy!
Pizza anyone? I love funny food cakes and this would be perfect for my son who LOVES pizza! Source unknown found via Pinterest
Can’t decide on a birthday party theme? How about making a Cupcake Cake!?! This is so cute!
I’ve shared these Adorable Owl Cupcake Cakes several times. This is still one of my all time favorite owl cakes.
This adorable Cat Cupcake Cake is purrfect! Unknown Source via Pinterest
I was obsessed with horses as a kid and would have loved this cute Pony Cake! Unknown Source via Pinterest
A Captain America Cupcake Cakes are a SUPER addition to any birthday party! Unknown Source via Pinterest
This adorable and simple Beehive Cupcake Cake makes for a happy bee day!
Olaf is one of our favorites! This looks very easy to make and will make your party guests smile. Unknown Source via Pinterest
This creative Sport Themed Cake is even more adorable in the shape of the birthday boy’s age!
Hello Kitty Cupcakes are super sweet! Unknown Source via Pinterest
Billiard Cake for the pool playing lover!
Bright and cheery Butterfly Cupcake Cakes are so cute! Unknown Source via Pinterest
I really love this Gumball Cupcake Cake. Unknown Source via Pinterest
Boys will love a Teenage Ninja Turtle Cupcake Cake.
Simple to Make Butterfly Cupcake Cake is another idea for a fairy party.
This easy to make Princess Dress is adorable! Unknown Source via Pinterest
A John Deere Tractor Cake is so cute!
Need a lot of cupcakes? Try creating a personalized monogram to wow your party guests! Unknown Source via Pinterest
This cute cow cake would be be perfect for a Farm themed Birthday! Source unknown
This fun Rainbow Cake will make your day brighter!
We made a Turkey pull apart cupcake cake for Thanksgiving!
Recipe for Easy Pull Apart Cupcake Cakes!
Best Birthday Cupcake Cakes | Vanilla Cake Recipe
- ½ cup butter softened
- 1 cup sugar
- 2 eggs
- 2 cups all purpose flour
- ½ teaspoon salt
- 2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1 cup milk
- 1 teaspoon white vanilla extract
- 1½ cups of soft butter
- 6 cups powdered sugar
- 3 teaspoons vanilla extract
- 3-6 tablespoons milk
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
- Line muffin cups with cupcake liners.
- Beat butter and sugar in a large mixing bowl until light and fluffy.
- Mix eggs in one at a time.
- Mix flour, baking powder, salt, milk and vanilla into the bowl.
- Fill cupcake liners a little more than half way.
- Bake 18-20 minutes.
- Allow to cool for 1-2 minutes, before removing from pan.
How to make Butter Cream Frosting
- Whip the the butter in a mixing bowl.
- Slowly add in the powdered sugar about a half a cup at a time. Mix well.
- Add the vanilla.
- Add milk a tablespoon at a time until desired consistency.
- How to Make a Cupcake Cake
- Frost 18-24 cupcakes.
- Place cupcakes in desired shape on a sheet cake board. Use a dab of frosting on the bottom of the cupcakes as glue to hold them to the board.
- Decorate with more frosting as desired to create your pull apart cupcake cake!
To make your own cupcake cakes you might love these tools:
This handy cake decorating kit make cupcakes easy!
This simple Cake Decorating Set is great for making perfect cupcakes!
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Originally published on May 12, 2016. Last Updated on August 2, 2019 by Amy Locurto