Top 15 Deliciously Weird Cupcake Recipes

Whether your a fellow cupcake lover, baker or just a fan of the strange and unusual, or all of the above, I’m glad you’re here!

top cupcakeI bake cupcakes quite often and like to search around the web for new recipes, and I’ve come across some very unusual recipes from time to time.I decided to compile a list of the strangest and most unusual cupcake recipes I can or have found, so I can share them with you!

I plan on trying a few of these, will you?

A List of Weird Cupcake Recipes from Around the Web

Dark Chocolate Bacon Cupcakes Recipe
Cupcakes, chocolate, bacon, some of my favorite foods. Sounds like a match made in heaven to me!
Fried Chicken Cupcake Recipe
Yep. Just when you think they’ve thought of everything…someone has created a fried chicken cupcake recipe.
Salmon Cupcake Recipe
Hmmm….I do LOVE seafood….
Okra Cupcake Recipe
Okra – I think you either love it or you hate it. I’m not an okra fan, but for those of you that are, would you try this okra cupcake recipe?
Chocolate Caramel Potato Chip Cupcake
I think the last thing my cupcake habit needs is a cupcake WITH potato chips, but it sounds like it could yummy none-the-less.
Beer Cheese Super Bowl Cupcake Recipe
Beer, cheddar and sour cream are some of the ingredients in this cupcake’s cake, topped off with some bacon cheddar cream cheese frosting!
Mango Chili Cupcake Recipe
These contain chili, cubed mango and mango nectar
Kiwi Lychee Cupcakes Recipe
This page by Chokylit is “chock” full of cool cupcake recipes, including Kiwi Lychee Cupcakes, Sweet Potato Cupcakes with Bourbon Caramel frosting, Almond Orange cupcakes, Yuzu White Chocolate Cupcakes and Cherry Bomb Cupcakes with Meringue frosting and Pink Salt and Pink Pepper Cupcakes with Pink Peppercorn frosting! Whew! And all on just one page!
Garlic Cupcake Recipe
As the this blog advertises, this cupcake will keep away the vampires. The garlic breath it leaves you with might also keep away your loved ones 🙂
Pina Colada Cupcake Recipe
cue the music: “Yes I like Pina Coladas!…..”
Rum and Coke Cupcakes Topped With Rum Balls
Rum and Coke fans unite…a cupcake recipe just for you!
Persimmon Cupcakes Recipe
An unusual fruit creates an even more unusual dessert recipe.
Cookie Dough Cupcake with Cookie Dough Frosting
The favorite part of making cookies in my house is licking the leftover batter so cookie dough cupcakes sound pretty good.
Baked Bean and Tomato Cupcakes
I’m not a baked bean so these don’t sound all that appealing to me, but they did apparently win first prize at Tomato Fest, so somebody thought they were tasty. What do you think?
Spaghetti and Meatballs Cupcake Recipe
Ok ok, these cupcakes do not appear to contain any real spaghetti or meatballs, but instead use ingredients and are styled to look as if spaghetti and meatballs are pilled on top of the cupcake. But the topping is very convincing, check out the blog post for the pics.
Never heard of a Mountain Dew cake, a depression cake, or a kitty litter cake?
Then don’t forget to check out my lens “Weird Cake Recipes”!

If you enjoy strange and unusual recipes, (or maybe just the strange and unusual in general), you’ll enjoy checking out some of these weird cake recipes that include unexpected ingredients such as ketchup, potato chips, tofu, chili, curry – even guacamole!

Posted By: Erin
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