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These 4th of July cupcakes in a jar are sure to make your holiday a firecracker success! They are so much easier and less messy than regular cupcakes. Make sure you add these 4th of July cupcakes in a jar to your 4th of July gathering or cookout!

4th of july cupcakes

Ingredients

4th of july cupcakes

Directions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Melt butter.

Add in cake mix, milk, and egg whites and mix well.

Spoon into cupcake liners filling about ⅔ full.

Reduce oven temperature to 325 degrees.

Bake for 15-20 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean.

Remove from oven and let cupcakes cool completely.

Separate frosting into two separate bowls and color with red or blue food coloring until desired color.

4th of july cupcakes

Put a layer of icing in the bottom of the mason jar (I used a piping bag).

4th of july cupcakes

Add a cupcake layer.

4th of july cupcakes

Alternate frosting color and then add another layer of cupcake.

4th of july cupcakes

To finish, garnish with sprinkles and enjoy!

4th of july cupcakes

Yields 30 cupcakes or 15 cupcake jars.

If you need an easy app to take along with you this 4th of July check out this Pico de Gallo or Avocado dip – both will be gone in seconds!

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  • Sarah
    June 2, 2019

    Thanks for sharing lovely, will attempt this soon.

    • Erin
      June 3, 2019

      Can’t wait to hear what you think!

  • Ritso Yipsa
    June 3, 2019

    I am torn between yummy and just set it on display and keep staring at it because its so pretty.

    • Erin
      June 3, 2019

      Haha! Girl eat the cupcake 🤣🤣🤣

  • Tonya Morris
    June 3, 2019

    These are so cute and look so easy to make! Pinned it so I can make them this year! 🙂

    • Erin
      June 4, 2019

      Enjoy Tonya!

  • Jessica
    June 3, 2019

    These look Ah-mazing. I can’t wait to make these! My son is going to love them ❤️

    • Erin
      June 4, 2019

      Yes I think he will too!

  • Delia Atenea
    June 3, 2019

    These are amazing!!! I can’t wait to make these with my kids! They’re gonna be so fun to make!

    • Erin
      June 4, 2019

      Yes mine love doing the sprinkles on top too!

  • Carolyn
    June 3, 2019

    What a FUN idea! They are so cute in the jar and I love the layering you did. They look yummy!

    • Erin
      June 4, 2019

      Thanks Carolyn!

  • Stephanie
    June 4, 2019

    Talk about a seriously fun idea for a summer dessert! I love this concept. I gotta make them with some friends!

    • Erin
      June 4, 2019

      Yes! I mean or for yourself no judgement here ❤️🙌🏻😂

  • kileen
    June 4, 2019

    These look so fun and delicious! Definitely need to make this, I’m sure my kids would love it!

    Kileen
    cute & little

    • Erin
      June 4, 2019

      Yes! ❤️

  • Gita
    June 4, 2019

    Oh my what a creative twist to a cupcake. I love it! This would be great for a picnic since you can close it up at not make a mess. I definitely will be trying this out

    • Erin
      June 4, 2019

      Yes! Perfect for my messy kiddos 🤣

  • Megan Elliott (@LushtoBlush)
    June 4, 2019

    Omg HOW CUTE! I love this idea!

    • Erin
      June 4, 2019

      Thanks Megan!

  • Cooking with Ewa
    June 4, 2019

    They look delicious! I love the colors! I cannot wait to try them 🙂

    • Erin
      June 4, 2019

      Love a good theme food ❤️

  • Vivian
    June 4, 2019

    This looks so much easier to prepare i will try them out.

    • Erin
      June 4, 2019

      I think it’s easier too!

  • Lily (@_beautywithlily)
    June 4, 2019

    These are so cute and look so good!

    • Erin
      June 4, 2019

      Thanks Lily!

  • Jasmine Vargas
    June 4, 2019

    oh my yum! My kids would love this.

    • Erin
      June 5, 2019

      Hope you guys enjoy!

  • Sarah
    June 5, 2019

    Love this idea, my nephew’s birthday is right after the 4th of July and these would be perfect!

    • Erin
      June 5, 2019

      That would be such a fun idea!

  • Meghan and Melissa
    June 5, 2019

    These are so cute and festive! I have to give these a try.

    • Erin
      June 5, 2019

      Enjoy 😉

  • Taylor Mobley
    June 5, 2019

    This is adorable. Love the idea!

    • Erin
      June 5, 2019

      Thanks Taylor!

  • becomingperri
    June 5, 2019

    These are so cute! I love that you layered the frosting so you can get it in every bite.

    • Erin
      June 5, 2019

      ❤️extra yum!

  • Chelsea Pearl
    June 5, 2019

    As a July baby, I am all for the summer themed desserts! These are so festive and would be a hit at any party.

    • Erin
      June 5, 2019

      Yey! Almost birthday time ❤️

  • Ashley Lavoie
    June 5, 2019

    Wow the recipe sounds as good as the final product looks! Definitely saving for my 4th of July plans!

    • Erin
      June 5, 2019

      Too sweet! Hope you love them

  • Deborah
    June 5, 2019

    AHH these look so delicious! Totally just pinned this for Fourth of July!

    • Erin
      June 5, 2019

      Yey enjoy!

  • Jasmine Watts
    June 5, 2019

    Wow, looks YUMMY! I would love to try this for my niece.

    • Erin
      June 5, 2019

      I bet she would love them.

  • Tricia
    June 5, 2019

    This is such a delicious and simple idea for a festive treat for 4th of July! My oldest son would love this so much, thank you for sharing!

  • suburbangoddessmom
    June 5, 2019

    These look so festive, fun and delicious

    • Erin
      June 5, 2019

      I love a good holiday theme. 🇺🇸❤️

  • Cindy
    June 6, 2019

    These are so festive and fun! Thanks for a great idea.

    • Erin
      June 6, 2019

      You are so welcome!!!

  • Cammeo Murray
    June 6, 2019

    OMG it’s like a cupcake parfait!! I’ve never had one like this but I’m obsessed 😬

    • Erin
      June 6, 2019

      Haha I’m so glad you share my
      Excitement! Treat yo self!🤣🙌🏻❤️

  • Elizabeth
    June 6, 2019

    what a sweet and festive treat!

    • Erin
      June 6, 2019

      ❤️ yes!

  • Charity Jerop
    June 6, 2019

    Yummy! I’m going to try it. Great post

    • Erin
      June 6, 2019

      Thanks!

  • Ceci Rey
    June 6, 2019

    This is such a great idea…and so simple…thanks for sharing!

    • Erin
      June 6, 2019

      Always simple at my house 🙌🏻

  • Annie
    June 6, 2019

    I love anything in a mason jar! Eating breakfast out of one now 🙂 These are so cute – what a great idea!

    • Erin
      June 6, 2019

      Me too! We use them for our drinking glasses!

  • Maria K. Niezgoda Azanha
    June 6, 2019

    Oh wow! these are so colourful and “happy” cupcakes! I love that they have almond milk!

  • Lisa
    June 6, 2019

    These are so fun looking! And they seem super simple too! Definitely pinning for later!

    • Erin
      June 6, 2019

      I hope you enjoy them!

  • Leigh Ann Fisher
    June 10, 2019

    What a great idea!

    • Erin
      June 11, 2019

      Thanks!

  • Krystn M.
    June 13, 2019

    Yummy! I can’t wait to try these at out our 4th of July BBQ.

    • Erin
      June 13, 2019

      Yes you’ll be the crowd fave serving these 🇺🇸

  • Mamie L. Pack
    June 13, 2019

    These looks so yummy and easy to make.

    • Erin
      June 13, 2019

      Yes to both!

  • Elizabeth Dukart
    June 13, 2019

    Super cute and looks like they’re so easy! My boys will love these 🙂

    • Erin
      June 15, 2019

      Enjoy!

  • Amanda
    June 14, 2019

    These look fun. Sharing with my daughter so we can make them this summer.

    • Erin
      June 15, 2019

      So fun! Have fun ❤️

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