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Cherry Cordial Cupcakes Recipe
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5 from 1 vote

Cherry Cordial Cupcakes

These cupcakes are so good and have a hidden cordial cheery in each one.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time35 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chocolate, christmas, cupcake, holiday
Servings: 16
Calories: 241kcal


  • 1 box Devils Food Cake Mix
  • Vegetable Oil per box
  • Eggs per box
  • Water per box
  • 1/4 cup Flour
  • 32 drained Maraschino Cherries
  • 1 Box Chocolate covered Cherries
  • 1/2 cup Powdered Sugar
  • 8 oz Cream Cheese
  • 4 tbsp Butter
  • 1/4 cup Heavy Cream
  • Hershey Chocolate Bar


  • Mix cake mix according to box directions.
  • Place cupcake liners in pan and fill them half full.
  • Roll 16 maraschino cherries in flour. Place one cherry in the center of each cupcake.
  • Bake in 350 oven 20-25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.
  • Cool on a wire rack.
  • Put chocolate covered cherries, powdered sugar, cream cheese, butter and cream in a pan over low heat.
  • Bring to a simmer crush the cherries and stir until melted.
  • Simmer for 10 minutes then allow icing to cool for 20 minutes.
  • Frost cupcakes.
  • Scrape chocolate bar to create shavings.
  • Garnish with a maraschino cherry and chocolate shavings.



Calories: 241kcal | Carbohydrates: 30g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 13g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 28mg | Sodium: 296mg | Potassium: 111mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 18g | Vitamin A: 338IU | Calcium: 63mg | Iron: 1mg