Looking for come creative cupcakes ideas? Take a look below at these super easy mason jar cupcakes recipes and DIY how to instructions I’ve collected on this page.
We’ve collected a LOT of clever cupcake in a jar ideas on our Pinterest board here, but on this page you’ll find our favorite cupcake in a mason jar pictures, ideas, directions, and recipes.
Turns out, these “cupcakes in a jar” (Mason Jar cupcakes) are super easy to make!
How beautiful they would be if these cupcakes were made for a baby shower, a birthday, a holiday party, bridal shower – or to give as gifts (they freeze well so that makes them EXTRA awesome for gift-giving!)
These cupcakes sure would make for a beautiful dessert table at a wedding, don’t you think?
I’ve had the MOST fun collecting all these cupcakes in a jar recipes and ideas – who knew you could make such beautiful desserts in a mason jar??
What’s extra fun about these mason jar cupcakes is that they are “shippable” and make for great gifts in the mail and/or military care packages.
What a great way to get a taste of home!
- How To Make Mason Jar Cupcakes
- Cupcakes in a Jar Gift Idea
- Oreo Brownies Cupcakes in a Jar
- Mason Jar Cupcakes for Baby Shower
- Learn How To Make a Cupcake in a Jar
- Mason Jar Cupcakes Wedding Ideas
- Dr Pepper Cup Cake in a Jar Recipe
- Mason Jar Cupcakes – the EASY Way
- Layered Mason Jar Cupcakes with Sprinkles
- Blackberry Vanilla Cupcakes in a Jar
- Funfetti Mason Jar Cupcakes
- Mini, Medium & Large Mason Jar Cupcakes Ideas
- Almond Joy Mason Jar Cupcakes
- Pumpkin Pie Mason Jar Cake
How To Make Mason Jar Cupcakes
Here’s a really helpful video that shows how to makes these mason jar cupcakes.
Now – let’s take a look at some great mason jar cupcake recipe ideas (yes, you bake the cake/cupcake IN the jar!) and see a great idea to give a cupcake in a jar gift!
Cupcakes in a Jar Gift Idea
First off, you don’t have to BAKE the cupcake IN the jar, you can simply use a mini-mason jar to use as the “gift box” to give your cupcake gift in (here’s how).
Putting the cupcake in an upside-down jar not only looks beautiful, but it also keeps the cupcake fresh, perfect, and easy to transport.
Oreo Brownies Cupcakes in a Jar
Don’t these brownie cupcakes in a jar look DELICIOUS?!?! Yes, real OREO cookies are used in this recipe. I must have them NOW!
Mason Jar Cupcakes for Baby Shower
We think these cupcakes in a jar would be great for a baby shower – love the bright pink icing. Another idea: plan these cupcakes in mason jars with both blue icing and pink icing for a gender reveal shower.
Learn How To Make a Cupcake in a Jar
Here’s how to make those cute cupcakes in a jar – Mason Jar Cupcakes tutorial.
Mason Jar Cupcakes Wedding Ideas
Having a dessert bar at your wedding reception (or bridal shower) is a very trendy idea (and a GREAT idea).
We think adding cupcakes in a jar to your wedding desserts make for a beautiful and unique way to present dessert – especially for a rustic-themed wedding.
These banana split cupcakes in a jar are a great choice! The layering of the graham crackers, bananas, etc are very striking visually.
Dr Pepper Cup Cake in a Jar Recipe
These Dr Pepper-flavored mason jar cupcakes are more like little cakes baked in a jar than like a true cupcake – but they are equally delicious! Great portable gift idea and really fun for tailgating!
Mason Jar Cupcakes – the EASY Way
We collect a lot of mason jar cupcake recipes on our Mason Jar Madness Pinterest board, but these are our favorites!
Layered Mason Jar Cupcakes with Sprinkles
This mason jar cupcake idea is a BIG hit with the kids – would be great for a birthday party.
Blackberry Vanilla Cupcakes in a Jar
At first glance, the “blackberry vanilla” flavor idea wasn’t that appealing to us, but wow – you just gotta taste them – YUM! The recipe is easy…and they freeze well, too!
Funfetti Mason Jar Cupcakes
What says, “THANK YOU” better than a mason jar filled with Funfetti cupcakes with loads of frosting and sprinkles? Nothing does 🙂
Mini, Medium & Large Mason Jar Cupcakes Ideas
Back in November, one of our couples gave away cupcakes in mason jars as their favors – and guests loved them! One company that does this is Yummy Cupcakes in California.
Almond Joy Mason Jar Cupcakes
I’ve transformed an Almond Joy candy bar into a shippable cake and I am super excited to be sharing my almond joy mason jar cake recipe over at Happy Fit Navy Wife.
Pumpkin Pie Mason Jar Cake
This is pumpkin pie cake in a jar… yum! And it’s a unique homemade gift you can ship!
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