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10 Of The Best Dinosaur Cupcakes You Have To Make Right Now

These dinosaur cupcakes are so cute, you’ll be tempted to gobble them up! The cakes are so easy to make, though, you’ll be able to share the recipe with all of your friends.

10 Of The Best Dinosaur Cupcakes You Have To Make Right Now

Try the best dinosaur cupcakes ever! With fun and exciting dinosaur cupcakes (see also ‘10 of the Best Dog Cupcakes You Have to Make Right Now‘), you can make your next party a blast and also taste delicious! 

This guide will be covering a variety of different options for you to choose from with the recipe and a bit of information about each to see if it is your cup of tea! Find out more below! 

1. Chocolate Dinosaur Cupcake

  • These chocolate dinosaur cupcakes are a chocolate lover’s dream. They’re not just for baking, they’re an awesome dessert. A dinosaur-shaped cupcake is a fun way of baking for children’s parties (see also ‘15 Remarkable Gender Reveal Cupcakes To Make For Your Next Dinner Party‘). They’re also a novelty item that adults can enjoy at parties which can be a bit of fun for everyone. 

2. Vegan Dinosaur Cupcakes 

  • Vegan Cupcakes (see also ‘15 Best Vegan Cupcakes To Make Today‘) – Cupcakes made without eggs, milk, butter and other dairy products, are easy to make and taste delicious. They are low in carbohydrates and high in protein and fiber and have that special ingredient Indigo. 
  • This type of cupcake is something to really impress with because it has a punch to the flavor and is something a little bit different to the fairy cakes you might usually make. 

3. Jurassic Dinosaur Cupcakes 

  • These Jurassic dinosaur cupcakes are a fun, interactive way to teach your kids about dinosaurs because they might already love some of the films! It is fun to make some of the characters and really bring them to life for your children. 
  • This is a classic cupcake recipe that is sure to be a hit with kids, kids of all ages, and adults alike. It is a perfect way to bring these majestic creatures to life. The Jurassic films were ones that were extremely popular across the world and have several different exciting creatures to recreate! 
  • These cupcakes are also really easy to make your own and customize in terms of what topping you use by taking inspiration from the images on the website. 

4. Easy Dinosaur Cupcakes 

  • They are described as easy and simple because they do not take long to make at all, and the decorations are just like molding playdough. Most kids will already have played with materials like this which will make it all more exciting and fun for both you and them.
  • It has both written and video content instructions for you to follow which makes the process really easy to follow. 

5. Dinosaur Bone Cupcakes 

  • Dinosaur Bone Cupcakes, made with a bone from a dinosaur, are a fun way for kids to learn about geology a bit more. Dinosaur Bone Cupcakes are a fun alternative to the more traditional bone shaped cupcakes. Dinosaur Cupcakes are easy to make, fun to eat and best of all you can make them using your kids dinosaur toys!
  • They are incredibly creative and require making different shapes to make up the shape of the dinosaur in bones. It might be a bit more fiddly, but it creates a really good overall cupcake which is something a little bit different. 

6. The Dollhouse Dinosaur Cupcakes 

  • These cupcakes have a very small prepping time which means the main time during this will just be them baking in the oven and creating your decorations. Overall, it should take you about an hour which is no time at all because 30 minutes of that is baking. 
  • You will only need a few ingredients which you might already have in your cupboards, but you might have to go out and get frosting bags to get the icing nice and crisp. 

7. Colorful Cupcakes 

  • There are some fantastic dinosaur cupcakes out there on the internet. I decided to create my own dinosaur cupcakes. Follow my simple recipe below to make your own unique dinosaurs.
  • These colorful dinosaur cupcakes are so cute, you will want to eat them. They are made from a cupcake with a cream cheese frosting, dinosaur-shaped sprinkles, and a dinosaur-shaped cookie cutter.
  • Dinosaur cupcakes are a fun way to celebrate a birthday (see also ‘10 Tasty Birthday Cupcakes To Make This Weekend‘) or special event. Try some of these colorful cupcakes and make yummy treats for your friends and family taking you no time at all! 

8. Strawberry Dinosaur Cupcakes 

  • Make the best strawberry cupcakes ever with this fool-proof recipe. Top with a strawberry buttercream frosting and you’ll have a brilliant dessert which will take you no time at all. It is fresh with a playful topping, but it all depends on your preference in flavor for this particular cupcake. 

9. Dinosaur Cupcake Cake! 

  • You might be a little bit confused by the title but it is literally what it is. You will make several cupcakes and make them into a cake when out together. You will be creating a Stegosaurus in the end which will become clear when the cupcakes have been put together and the toppings are complete. 
  • This might take a bit longer than individual cupcakes, but a challenge is always fun for a birthday cake where people can just pull it apart. 
  • You will need to have different size cupcakes to create the size of the dinosaur which means they will also have to be baked differently, but it is all explained in the recipe. 
  • The icing is simple because it is just green all over, then you can customize your dinosaur how you like or can follow the images on the recipe. 

10. Party Fun Cakes

  • For this recipe, you will be focusing quite a bit on the toppings and the frosting. The end result is so creative and artistic when done properly. This would be an easy project for you and your children because it doesn’t take very long, and it is very easy to customize for you all.  
  • It only takes 42 minutes overall to make these cupcakes which are very quick and 20 minutes are in the oven! 
  • You might have to go out and find some of the ingredients for the topping as you might not already have them at home. 


Overall, cupcakes are just so fun to create with your family or friends and especially dinosaur options. They can be customized really easily to make them unique and reflect the flavors and toppings you love. 

This guide has provided a wide variety of different dinosaur cupcake recipes for you to enjoy and you could even trial and error different ones to find the ones that suit you the most.

It is a great project to either enjoy on your own or with family/friends. 

Hopefully you will be able to add one of these recipes to a birthday party or fun evening in your home because they are very delicious and most are quite easy to create in your own home. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What Cupcake Flavor Is The Most Popular?

Some of the most popular flavors for cupcakes include both chocolate and vanilla which are mainly chosen by both adults and children.

They tend to be a lot more popular than fruit recipes (see also ‘15 Remarkable Banana Cupcakes To Make For Your Next Dinner Party‘) like strawberry because they can be too sweet for some people and people love the indulgent cupcakes.

Frosting is also something which people love with chocolate and vanilla because they love the combination of flavors together. 

What Is Considered A Gourmet Cupcake?

Gourmet cupcake is an easy-to-make gourmet cupcake recipe. It is a fun activity that you can do with your family and friends. The process of making your own cupcake is a fun challenge.

Chocolate cupcakes are to the world of baking what a red Ferrari is to the world of cars. In this class you will learn to make these delectable treats from scratch.

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