Cherry Coke Cupcakes Recipe
Cuisine: American
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Serves: 24
Cherry Coke Cupcakes are a cupcake with all the tasty flavors of cherry coke in a cupcake form! Cherry Coke Cupcakes are fun and delicious dessert and a big hit at any party!
For cupcakes:
  • 1 box Devil's Food Cake Mix
  • 3 eggs
  • ⅓ cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup Coke
  • ⅓ cup Maraschino Cherry liquid
  • 24 Maraschino Cherries
For Maraschino Cherry frosting:
  • 1 ΒΌ cups butter room temperature
  • 5 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 tablespoon Coke
  • 1 tablespoon Maraschino Cherry liquid
  • Red food coloring, optional
  • 24 Maraschino Cherries
To make cupcakes:
  1. Preheat oven to 350F and line a cupcake pan with cupcake liners
  2. Make batter according to box direction except you need to substitute 1 cup Coke and ⅓ cup cherry liquid for water
  3. Fill liners ⅔ full and add 1 cherry to the middle of each
  4. Bake according to box directions or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean
  5. Let them cool in the pan for 5 minutes, then transfer to wire rack and cool to room temperature
To make frosting:
  1. In a large mixing bowl, beat softened butter until completely smooth and fluffy
  2. Add Coke, Maraschino Cherry liquid and gradually add powdered sugar, about a cup at the time and beat until completely combined
  3. Add few red food coloring drops to get desired color if desired and whisk
  4. Transfer frosting to piping bag and frost each cupcake and top with Maraschino cherry
  5. Serve
Recipe by Yummiest Food Recipes at