Irish Cream Hot Fudge and 10 More Drool-Worthy St. Patrick's Day Cupcakes!

We've rounded up the best St. Patrick's Day cupcakes that are fun to make and even more fun to eat! From Lucky Charms-topped cakes to whiskey-flavored frosting to cupcakes that come with their own mini bottles of Bailey's(!), there's something for all the leprechauns in your life


Irish Cream Hot Fudge Cupcakes

st patrick day cupcakes

Forget Irish coffee! This St. Patrick’s Day it’s all about Sprinkle Bakes’ amazing-looking Bottoms Up Irish Cream Hot Fudge Cupcakes, complete with your very own mini bottle of Baileys.

Sour Power Rainbow Cupcakes

st patrick day Rainbow Cupcakes

All that's missing is a pot of gold on these adorable rainbow-topped red velvet cupcakes by blogger Rose Bakes.

Shamrock Cut-Out Cupcakes

st patrick day Shamrock Cupcakes

How pretty are these? Instead of the usual cloud of frosting on top, Glorious Treats filled shamrock cut-outs with green buttercream.

Chocolate Stout Cupcakes with Vanilla Bean Buttercream

st patrick day Chocolate Stout Cupcakes

You had us at “vanilla bean buttercream icing with a hint of Bailey’s Irish Cream.” Job well done, The Urban Baker.

Over-the-Top Andes Mint Cupcakes

st patrick day Mint Cupcakes

With its mountain of mint frosting and oozy chocolate ganache filing, this decadent cupcake from Mel's Kitchen Cafe beats any after-dinner mint.

Lemon Shamrock Cupcakes

st patrick day Shamrock Cupcakes

Topped with gumdrop shamrocks, these lemony cupcakes by Barbara Bakes are a refreshingly zesty take on the usual Saint Patrick’s Day sweets.

Pot O’ Gold Cupcakes

st patrick day Pot O Gold Cupcakes

You’ve definitely hit the jackpot with these cupcakes by Miss Make. Topped with gold coins made of homemade marshmallow fondant, these little cakes are truly rich. (Sorry.)

Lucky Charms Cupcakes

st patrick day Lucky Charms Cupcakes

Get ready for a sugar rush with these “charming” mini cupcakes inspired by everyone’s favorite childhood cereal. Blogger Just Call Me Maria topped each one with a mini Lucky Charms marshmallow.

Candy Shamrock Topper Cupcakes

st patrick day Candy Cupcakes

Dress up your favorite cupcake recipe (or try these mini green ones) with DIY candy shamrocks. Repeat Crafter Me has step-by-step instructions on how to make them -- no cookie cutter required!

Dark Chocolate Crème de Menthe Cupcakes

st patrick day Creme de Menthe Cupcakes

Why choose one type of frosting if you could have two? Love and Olive oil swirled mint and dark chocolate mint buttercream to make a beautiful (and mouthwatering) topper for this cupcake. Added bonus for those with food allergies: they're completely dairy free!

Irish Coffee Cupcakes

st patrick day Irish Coffee Cupcakes

Like your desserts a little less sweet? Try these cupcakes from Spiced. Flavored with espresso powder and topped with whiskey-spiked frosting, they're a decidedly grown up treat.

Check out our gallery of amazing cupcake recipes!

Connect with Us
Follow Our Pins

Yummy recipes, DIY projects, home decor, fashion and more curated by iVillage staffers.

Follow Our Tweets

The very dirty truth about fashion internships... DUN DUN @srslytheshow

On Instagram

Behind-the-scenes pics from iVillage.

Best of the Web