Looking for the best Father’s Day cupcake ideas? This list is a round-up of the tastiest cupcakes for your Dad to show him you care with some sweet treats!
Cupcakes make such a great gift for Dad and it’s one you can share with the whole family, perfect for parties and gatherings.
Everything from boozy cupcakes and Dad’s favorite flavors to and sporty father’s day themed cupcakes like fishing and golf.
These are also great cupcakes for your Dad’s birthday too.
- 1. Salted Caramel Whiskey Cupcakes
- 2. Bailey's Irish Cream Cupcakes
- 3. Pirate's Temptation Cupcakes
- 4. Chocolate Orange Cupcakes
- 5. Funfetti Cupcakes
- 6. Matcha Green Tea Cupcakes
- 7. Fishing Themed Cupcakes
- 8. Beer & Sauerkraut Cupcakes
- 9. Root Beer Float Cupcakes
- 10. Hershey's Chocolate Cupcakes
- 11. Snickers Cupcakes
- 12. Boston Cream Cupcakes
- 13. Kit Kat Cupcakes
- 14. Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes
- 15. Bourbon Spice Cupcakes
- 16. Maple Bacon Cupcakes
- 17. Taco Cupcakes
- 18. White Russian Cupcakes
- 19. Apple Spice Cupcakes
- 20. S'mores Cupcakes
- 21. Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Cupcakes
- 22. Tiramisu Cupcakes
- 23. Gardening Cupcakes
- 24. Churro Cupcakes
- 25. Campfire Cupcakes
- 26. Golf Cupcakes
- 27. Lemon Lime 7UP Soda Cupcakes
- 28. Apple Cider Cupcakes
- 29. Football Cupcakes
- 30. Sticky Toffee Cupcakes
- 31. Carrot Cake Cupcakes
- 32. Caramel Cream Cheese Cupcakes
- 33. Stout Chocolate Cupcakes
- 34. Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes
- 35. Oreo Cupcakes
- 🧁 More Sweet Ideas!
1. Salted Caramel Whiskey Cupcakes
A delicious brown sugar whisky cupcake with delicious salted caramel buttercream. This cupcake is super simple to make and the perfect boozy Father's Day cupcake.
Use your Dad's favorite whiskey for a great Father's day gift!
2. Bailey's Irish Cream Cupcakes
A soft and fluffy cupcake with Bailey's Irish cream in both the sponge and the frosting. It's a deliciously creamy boozy cupcake for all the dads that love Bailey's!
Nothing says Happy Father's Day like a sweet gift for your dad!
3. Pirate's Temptation Cupcakes
These nautical themed cupcakes have a pretty beach and sea waves. You can add a mermaid's tail or other sea creatures to decorate. They're tasty brown sugar cupcakes with a sneaky rum dulce de leche surprise inside!
4. Chocolate Orange Cupcakes
A flavor combination that dreams are made of, these chocolate orange cupcakes are a deliciously sweet gift for Dad this Father's Day!
5. Funfetti Cupcakes
Nothing says party fun like a funfetti cupcake! A soft vanilla cupcake with confetti sprinkles with vanilla buttercream on top. Decorate with more sprinkles in your father's favourite colours! Great for family parties and celebrations!
6. Matcha Green Tea Cupcakes
For something a little different this Father's Day, give these green tea matcha cupcakes a try! A natural bright colour and full of delicious matcha latte flavour with a vanilla hint. Drizzle with white chocolate for a cute topping!
7. Fishing Themed Cupcakes
These fishing themed cupcakes featuring a pretzel fishing rod with a Goldfish “caught” on the end are adorable! Perfect party dessert for Dad!
8. Beer & Sauerkraut Cupcakes
This unusual chocolate cupcake is so, so good. The cocoa, beer, and sauerkraut combination make for an exquisite pairing your Dad will love!
Easy to make, this beer cupcake recipe is unique and fabulous, perfect for Father's Day parties.
9. Root Beer Float Cupcakes
All the goodness of a classic root beer float in cupcake form! This fun and tasty spin on a classic root beer float packs the delicious old-fashioned flavor of root beer into a moist cupcake that makes a cute and creative treat.
For a nostalgic treat this Father's Day! Especially if you and your Dad used to share these together.
10. Hershey's Chocolate Cupcakes
Learn how to make the best Perfect Hershey’s Chocolate Cupcakes paired with a creamy, silky chocolate icing that is quick and easy to make!
If your Dad loves chocolate, these cupcakes are the best Father's Day gift!
11. Snickers Cupcakes
These Chocolate Snickers Cupcakes have a light and fluffy chocolate cake base, topped with peanut butter frosting and little chunks of Snickers! If your dad loves Snicker's, this is the perfect cupcake for him.
12. Boston Cream Cupcakes
How can you not adore these delicious Boston Cream Cupcakes? They're a little fancier than ordinary cupcakes and are a delicious Father's Day dessert.
Cake from scratch, a shortcut vanilla cream, and chocolate ganache - yum!
13. Kit Kat Cupcakes
Does your Dad love kitkats? If so, you've got to give these beauties a try! He's gonna love them.
Chocolate Kit Kat cupcakes filled with wafer pieces, topped with a whipped Kit Kat buttercream frosting. So awesome your Dad is going to ask for them for birthdays, father's day and all events he can!
14. Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes
Peanut butter and chocolate are a match made in heaven. If this is one of your Dad's favourite flavours, you've got to give these a go!
Double chocolate cupcakes with a peanut butter cream centre topped with chocolate buttercream. They're like Reece's pieces in cupcake form.
15. Bourbon Spice Cupcakes
Bourbon Spice Cupcakes are moist, decadent, and deliciously indulgent. These bourbon cupcakes are a perfect combination of cocktail and dessert, a great Father's Day dessert.
16. Maple Bacon Cupcakes
Breakfast in a cupcake! If your Dad is a breakfast lover, these cupcakes are one of the best Father's Day dessert ideas.
17. Taco Cupcakes
These easy to make taco cupcakes will be the highlight of any party, but especially for a Father's Day party if your Dad is a big taco fan.
18. White Russian Cupcakes
Another great boozy cupcake for Dad! White Russian Cupcakes with a Vodka Buttercream Icing, simply boozy perfection.
19. Apple Spice Cupcakes
These apple spice cupcakes with buttercream frosting are made with a lovely spice cake with fresh apple and a spiced buttercream frosting.
If your Dad loves apple spice, they're great for Father's Day parties, birthdays, or as a special treat to share with family and friends.
20. S'mores Cupcakes
Did you ever go camping with your Dad? These delicious cupcakes are a shot of nostalgia, making s'mores and being out in nature with your family.
An easy one-bowl chocolate cupcake topped with graham crackers and topped with toasted marshmallow frosting
21. Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Cupcakes
A rich and decadent cupcake perfect for Daddy as a DIY fathers day gift.
Dark chocolate cupcakes are piped with salted caramel buttercream and drizzled in homemade bourbon caramel sauce for a sweet and salty dessert.
22. Tiramisu Cupcakes
Whether your dad is Italian or not, he'll love this tiramisu in cupcake form! A dessert for Father's Day that he can share with friends and family.
This tiramisu cupcake recipe is dream come true for coffee and tiramisu lovers! Coffee soaked melt in your mouth cupcakes with creamy mascarpone frosting on top dusted with cocoa powder!
23. Gardening Cupcakes
These earth cupcakes are the best idea for Father's Day if your Dad likes gardening!
24. Churro Cupcakes
Calling all churros fans! These delicious Churro Cupcakes are so sweet and tempting. Give your Dad the sweetest gift this fathers day.
25. Campfire Cupcakes
Remind your dad of all the fun times you had camping as a kid with these tasty and cool cupcakes!
26. Golf Cupcakes
If your Father is a big golfing fan, these golf theme cupcakes are the perfect gift for your Dad.
These adorable cupcakes can be made with just a few items. Or make these cute golf cupcakes for a Birthday party too.
27. Lemon Lime 7UP Soda Cupcakes
These lemon lime (7up) soda cupcakes are delicious with the perfect hint of citrus and sweet! The soda makes the cake light and fluffy! They're great as a gift for Dad.
28. Apple Cider Cupcakes
These Apple Cider Cupcakes are made with real apple cider, spice cake mix, and apple pie spice. Your Dad will LOVE these baked goodies, they're a delicious flavour combo. Especially great if your Dad is a big fan of cider!
29. Football Cupcakes
Perfect for all the Dads that love football, these cupcakes are easy to make and are such a cool Father's Day theme!
30. Sticky Toffee Cupcakes
For a sweet gift this Father's Day, make your dad these sticky toffee cupcakes. They're the best dessert idea for your Dad, and great to share with the whole family.
31. Carrot Cake Cupcakes
These Carrot Cupcakes with White Chocolate Cream Frosting are a delicious treat for your Dad. They make the best fathers day present!
32. Caramel Cream Cheese Cupcakes
If your Dad has a sweet tooth, get a load of these cuppies!
Loaded with rich caramel flavor in both the cupcakes and frosting, then sprinkled with a touch of sea salt for that beloved sweet-salty combination.
33. Stout Chocolate Cupcakes
Looking for THE BEST Father’s Day dessert? Look no more. Chocolate Stout Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Buttercream is the perfect cupcake for your dad!
34. Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes
These coffee cupcakes are exceptionally moist and so rich in flavor. With the perfect amount of espresso, these are every bit worth it.
If your Dad is a bit of a coffee addict, he's going to love these cupcakes!
35. Oreo Cupcakes
For a cute Father's Day cupcake idea, these Oreo cupcakes are a real winner. Oreo Cupcakes and Oreo Buttercream Frosting are cookies and cream style cupcakes full of Oreo cookies. They're sure to be a hit with Dad's that are Oreo lovers!
🧁 More Sweet Ideas!
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Have a Happy Father's Day and give your Dad the best ever Father's Day dessert!
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