The flavor of these cupcakes is so unique– Apple, caramel, and cinnamon. What’s not to love? See the recipe!

The flavor of these cupcakes is so unique-- Apple, caramel, and cinnamon. What's not to love? See the recipe!

These cupcakes basically scream Fall and they are definitely one of the best apple cupcakes so far. Classic Fall flavors, Apples. Cinnamon. Caramel. What’s not to love?

Moist cupcakes that are flavored with homemade cinnamon apple butter and topped off with sweet caramel cream cheese frosting!

This recipe makes a perfect seven cupcakes. But if you need more, simply increase the ingredients to your reach your desired number!

Be sure to add these apple butter cupcakes to your Fall baking plans! Everyone is guaranteed to love these fun seasonal cupcakes! A perfect treat for any celebration or just because!

Serves: 7 Cupcake

Prep Time: 5 min

Cook Time: 20 min

Total Time: 25 min



  • 1/4C unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/4C granulated sugar
  • 1/4C light brown sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1C all purpose flour
  • 1/2C cinnamon apple butter


  • 6oz cream cheese, softened
  • 1/4C unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 3Tb caramel sauce*, room temperature
  • 4C powdered sugar
  • Caramel squares for topping

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