Christmas spice buttercream

Take your Christmas cupcakes to the next level with a frosting made using our festive spice. Perfect for adding seasonal cheer to your standard bakes

  • Prep:5 mins
    No cook
  • Easy

Nutrition per serving

  • kcal 291
  • fat 17g
  • saturates 11g
  • carbs 34g
  • sugars 33g
  • fibre 0g
  • protein 0g
  • salt 0.4g


  • 250g softened butter
  • 400g icing sugar
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • 1 tbsp festive spice, see our recipe


More recipes with festive spice

You can also use the spice mix in other recipes, including our orange spice chicken wingsChristmas spice latte and honey spice cookies.


  1. Tip the butter into a large bowl and whisk with an electric hand whisk. Add the icing sugar, milk and festive spice mix. Mix well, first with a spoon, then with the electric beaters until smooth and fluffy. Makes enough for 1 x 20cm sandwich cake or 12 cupcakes.

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