Watermelon Cupcakes

(Last Updated On: August 3, 2020)

Watermelon Cupcakes: Sink your teeth into these cupcakes that look and taste just like a watermelon! They’re the cutest and most delicious summer cupcakes around.

Watermelon Cupcakes

Looking for a cute but easy summer dessert for picnics? Consider my Watermelon Cupcakes.

They have a wonderful watermelon flavor. They’re also studded with chocolate chips and topped with green buttercream frosting to resemble an actual watermelon! nomnom!



Watermelon Cupcakes

Sink your teeth into these cupcakes that look and taste just like a watermelon. The cutest and most delicious summer cupcake around.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword how to make watermelon cupcakes, watermelon cupcakes, watermelon cupcakes recipe
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 24 Cupcakes
Calories 246kcal
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For the Watermelon Cupcakes

  • 1 Box of White Cake Mix + Ingredients Called For On The Package
  • 1 Cup Mini Chocolate Chips
  • 1 Package of Watermelon Jello
  • Red and Yellow Food Coloring

For The Buttercream Frosting


For The Cupcakes

  • Preheat oven and line a cupcake pan with paper liners.
  • Prepare batter according to package directions. Stir in jello mix. Stir in red food coloring. Stir in a little yellow food coloring until you reach your desired shade of pink.
  • Fold in chocolate chips.
  • Fill cupcake liners ~2/3 of the way full and bake according to package directions.

For the Frosting

  • Cream butter until light and fluffy. Stir in vanilla.
  • Gradually add powdered sugar a little at a time. Add milk as needed.
  • Spread or pipe frosting onto cupcakes.


Calories: 246kcal | Carbohydrates: 38g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 10g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 22mg | Sodium: 223mg | Potassium: 18mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 29g | Vitamin A: 256IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 60mg | Iron: 1mg
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