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30 Boozy Cupcakes for Your Next Party

Nothing says “let’s celebrate” quite like these boozy cupcakes!

These little beauties have all the flavors of your favorite drinks without the dreaded hangover.

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Boozy desserts have long been a hit in my house. Whether it’s the holidays, someone’s birthday, or an anniversary, you just can’t go wrong.

And you’ll find some pretty impressive boozy cupcakes in this roundup.

From elegant champagne and piña colada goodies to beer-infused delights, there’s something for everyone to love.

So, read on and thank me later!

Alcohol Infused Boozy Cupcakes You Have To Try!

1. Kahlua Chocolate Cupcakes

If you like your drinks on the stronger side, you won’t be disappointed by these cupcakes!

The cake is moist with an intense chocolate flavor that gets more pronounced as you dig in.

It’s topped with Kahlua-infused buttercream frosting for extra decadence.

The blend of chocolatey goodness and coffee richness laced with liqueur will delight your senses.

2. Bourbon Maple Bacon Cupcakes

What’s better than a cupcake? A cupcake with bacon and bourbon in it, of course!

These babies have the perfect balance of sweet and savory.

Featuring a moist and buttery bourbon-infused cake topped with cream cheese frosting, they’re pretty irresistible.

But as if that wasn’t enough, this treat is also served with crispy fried bacon!

Does it get any better?

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3. Jack and Coke Cupcakes

Are you a fan of Jack and coke? How about chocolate? Then this recipe is for you!

These cupcakes are loaded with chocolatey decadence, so they’ll satisfy even your most intense cravings.

Plus, you’ll infuse them with cola, which brings an extra layer of texture and flavor to the fudgy cake.

Each one is filled with a Jack Daniel’s ganache that adds a complex flavor. Oh, and it’s all topped with a creamy whiskey buttercream frosting.

Each bite is better than the last. Enjoy!

4. Margarita Cupcakes

Take your taste buds on a tropical vacation with these bright and refreshing cupcakes.

They’re moist, fluffy, and infused with lime and tequila, so they’re basically the perfect margarita in a cupcake.

And the frosting? That’s tequila-infused too. Delish!

5. Baileys & Coffee Cupcakes

What’s not to love about a moist, fluffy cupcake topped with Bailey’s coffee buttercream?

These cakes are delicious, moist, and full of flavor.

Infusing the sponge with espresso and Baileys Irish Cream makes them taste a little like tiramisu, too.

They’re the perfect treat to serve at your next party or get-together!

6. White Russian Cupcakes with Vodka Buttercream Icing

These cupcakes are a thing of beauty. They’re clean, simple, and super customizable.

The fluffy, moist cake is lightly flavored with Kahlua and buttermilk. It’s topped with a buttercream icing laced with vodka for a richer taste.

And if you want them extra sweet, try using whipped cream vodka!

7. Fresh-Squeezed Mimosa Cupcakes

There’s no need to wait for brunch to get your hands on these delicious cupcakes!

Made with freshly squeezed orange juice and laced with sparkling wine, they’re wonderfully light and airy.

You’ll top them off with a generous amount of champagne frosting and a fresh orange slice.

They taste just like the best mimosa you’ve ever had, but in cake form!

8. Piña Colada Cupcakes

Piña colada cupcakes are the perfect indulgence for when you’re feeling tropical!

These little treats will remind you of your favorite vacation, even if it’s just in your kitchen. 

The cupcakes are made with pineapple and coconut extract and then topped with coconut buttercream.

Every bite will make you feel like sitting on a sandy beach.

9. Gin & Tonic Cupcakes

This is for my G&T lovers. These boozy cupcakes are light, fluffy, and delightfully botanical.

These cupcakes call for a classic vanilla mixture laced with gin and tonic.

And the buttercream frosting is also infused with alcohol to contrast the buttery sweetness.

It’s a sweet, tart treat with a boozy kick. Just what you need after a long week.

10. Rum Coconut Cupcakes

One bite of these rum-infused cupcakes, and you’ll feel like you’re flying to the Caribbean.

The coconut flavor comes through in every bite, while the rum is subtle but pronounced.

Of course, there’s rum in the buttercream too, so it packs a punch.

They’re perfect for any occasion. So make a big batch for you and your friends and get ready to party.

11. Jack Daniels Honey Whiskey Cupcakes with a Boozy Drizzle

Like your cupcakes with a bite? Then you’ll love these Jack Daniel’s honey whiskey cupcakes.

Unlike regular Jack, which is deep and whiskey-like, Jack Daniel’s Honey is sweet, light, and the ideal summer drink.

That makes it perfect to pair with a sweet cupcake!

Bring these to your next party and watch them disappear.

12. Chocolate Red Wine Cupcake

Chocolate and red wine in a cupcake? Yes, please!

These cupcakes are moist, tender, and decadently rich. And believe it or not, the complex red wine flavor amps up the chocolatey goodness.

The best part? These only require minimal ingredients and are ready in a flash!

13. Peach Bourbon Cupcakes with Peach Buttercream

 Bring your taste buds on a summertime adventure with these cupcakes!

They have a delicate peach flavor that’s sweet and juicy but not overpowering.

Meanwhile, the bourbon adds subtle notes of sweetness and depth, which is contrasted by smooth and creamy buttercream.

They’re a little bit sweet, a bit fruity, and a lot of fun to make.

14. Moscato Cupcakes

Indulge your taste buds with the combination of sweetness and sophistication.

These babies boast moist, fluffy goodness spiked with pink Moscato for a bit of zing.

Topped with pink buttercream, they’re delicately sweet with just the right amount of kick.

15. Guinness Chocolate Cupcakes

Whip up these cupcakes if you need a sweet treat for St. Patrick’s Day!

The sponge features a fantastic blend of chocolate and Guinness. It’s pretty robust but nothing you can’t handle.

Also, you’ll lace the buttercream frosting with Baileys, which only adds to the boozy goodness.

Don’t worry, they’re wonderfully sweet too. Just definitely not one for the kids.

16. Southern Comfort Alcohol Infused Cupcakes

Dreaming of that signature spiced fruity flavor only Southern Comfort can provide? Then, I’ve got you covered!

This sweet treat has a rich chocolate base spiked with a bold whisky flavor.

Each cupcake is frosted with spiced chocolate buttercream for an extra layer of indulgence.

They’re perfect for your next get-together and are sure to impress your guests!

17. Sangria Cupcakes

Sangria is a summertime classic. It’s a bright drink that’s sweet, fruity, and just the right amount of boozy.

What if I told you you could enjoy this fruity delight in cupcake form? Trust me, it’s out-of-this-world amazing.

Packed with sangria reduction, these alcohol-infused cupcakes are loaded with flavor from the cake base all the way to the frosting.

Every bite brings a fun and refreshing explosion of flavors to your mouth!

18. Chocolate Stout Cupcakes with Irish Whiskey Frosting

If you’re a fan of stout beer, you’ll want to try this recipe asap.

They have a rich, dark flavor with light malty sweetness and a hint of hoppy bitterness.

Plus, the Irish whiskey frosting gives a boozier kick you’ll go nuts for.

Speaking of nuts, these cupcakes are terrific with some toasted pecans on top!

19. Lemon Prosecco Cupcakes with Prosecco Buttercream

These lemon and Prosecco cupcakes are a terrific treat for your next spring or summer soiree.

The bubbly Prosecco is balanced by citrusy lemon and accented by the sweetness of the buttercream.

Sweet and tart, they’re just what you need on a warm day with friends.

20. Tequila Sunrise Cupcakes with Tequila Orange Buttercream

These tequila sunrise cupcakes are just what you need on a night out with friends.

The classic vanilla cupcake is infused with grenadine for that boozy kick and signature color.

And for the real sunrise experience, you’ll include tequila and orange in the buttercream.

Top it with fresh fruits if you’re feeling extra festive!

21. Mojito Cupcakes

Light, fluff, and citrusy, these mojito cupcakes are a breeze to make and easy to devour.

The sponge is light, fluffy, and made from a classic vanilla cake brushed with rum.

It also has a rum-infused cream cheese frosting that rounds out all flavors with a kick.

So make your summer party even sweeter and serve mojito cupcakes with the real thing!

22. Crown Royal Butter Pecan Cupcakes

Butter pecan cupcakes are the best, right? Add some whisky to the mix, and it’ll blow your mind!

These decadent, whisky-flavored treats are made with a blend of classic vanilla cake and pecans.

The creamy frosting is infused with Crown Royal whisky too.

I know you’ll love them as much as I do!

23. Bourbon Eggnog Cupcakes

Looking for a sweet excuse to add some booze to your holiday table? Bake up a batch of these bourbon eggnog cupcakes!

Featuring a classic vanilla mix enhanced with spices, eggnog, and bourbon, you could stop there.

But why not go all out with an eggnog buttercream that’s boozy, sweet, and silky-smooth?

The flavor is rich and creamy but not too sweet. It’s just enough to take the edge off and make you feel warm inside.

24. Peach Bellini Cupcakes

These cupcakes are a must-make for any summer celebration. They’re light, airy, and fruity, not to mention adorable.

The cupcake base is vanilla flavored with peach and sour cream.

The boozy element is only in the frosting, making them lighter than most of the others on this list.

Still, a generous dollop of sparkling wine-infused frosting will give you the kick you need.

25. Honey Toasted Hazelnut Chocolate Chunk Cupcakes with Boozy Honey Buttercream Frosting

That’s quite a title, huh? And these are a mouthful in more ways than one!

Between the moist cake studded with chocolate chunks and infused with coffee flavor, these are as tasty as it gets.

But there’s also a fabulous hazelnut liquor-infused buttercream to round it all out.

Top it with chopped hazelnuts for a cupcake bursting with flavors and textures!

26. Almond Amaretto Cupcakes

Treat your senses with the delicate flavors of these almond amaretto cupcakes!

The cupcakes are fluffy and moist, but they don’t fall apart when you bite into them.

That’s good news because you’ll want to pile them high with as much frosting as possible.

It’s not too sweet, but the almond flavor is to die for.

And the center? It’s so light it almost melts in your mouth. Delish!

27. Vanilla Maple Whiskey Cupcakes

Looking for heartwarming comfort food with a kick of booze? Whip up these vanilla, maple, and whiskey cupcakes!

Each vanilla cupcake is packed with maple whiskey that’s a delight in every bite. And the simple buttercream is just enough to bring the sweetness you need.

What more could you want?

28. Bailey’s Red Velvet Cupcakes

Are you ready for some easy and delicious cupcakes? I know I am!

These red velvet cupcakes are ideal for celebrating. And the addition of Baileys makes them extra rich and flavorful.

Lightly spiced and boozy, these are more than dessert – they’re an experience for your taste buds!

29. Champagne Cupcakes

Champagne cupcakes are a fantastic way to welcome the new year. But they work well at almost any celebration.

The bubbles make the sponge pleasantly light and airy, and the champagne flavor is unmistakable.

Topped with a creamy buttercream frosting, these are one boozy treat you’ll want to make again and again.

30. Irish Car Bomb Cupcakes

Make your St. Patrick’s Day extra sweet with these Irish car bomb cupcakes.

This festive treat is just what you need to kick off the holiday season.

The cupcakes are infused with beer stout and topped with whisky ganache and Baileys’ buttercream frosting.

Get ready to party because you’ll be dancing after just a few bites.

30 Boozy Cupcakes for Your Next Party

Nothing says “let’s celebrate” quite like these boozy cupcakes! These beauties have all the flavors of your favorite drinks without the dreaded hangover.


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Hey there! I'm Kim. I love running, cooking, and curling up with a good book! I share recipes for people who LOVE good food, but want to keep things simple :)

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