So moist. So delicious. And so much more.™

The Baker's Club

Learn More >>

Join Now

Welcome back, !

Log Out Settings
Join Now

Please log in with your username and password.

Make it easy to share with your Facebook or Twitter friends.

So moist. So delicious. And so much more.™


Explore Our World

Start with a quick search for a particular flavor…or special occasion…or even your favorite color.
(Frequently Asked Questions)


Find Inspiration

We’ll gather some tasty suggestions that match your cravings, revealing ways to make your day delicious!


Bake a Memory

The fun has just begun—now you can use your creativity and Duncan Hines® products to bake something delectable, original, and truly you!

« Search Cupcakes Another Cupcakes Recipe »


Caramel Espresso Cupcakes

Marlonda Fulton Recipe shared by:
| Follow this Baker

A coffee lovers dream! Sweet mocha cupcakes with a mocha frosting and caramel drizzle.

  • Hands-On Time:
  • Total Time:
  • Servings:
  • Rating:


  • 1 packet of Duncan Hines® Frosting Creations™ Mocha Flavor Mix and 1 can of Frosting Creations™ Frosting Starter
  • 1 packet of Duncan Hines Frosting Creations Caramel flavor mix
  • 1 box of Duncan Hines white cake mix
  • Caramel topping
  • Chocolate covered espresso bean (optional)
  • White sanding sugar

Baking Instructions

  1. Pour pack of Duncan Hines® Frosting Creations™ Caramel Flavor Mix into can of Duncan Hines® Frosting Creations™ Frosting Starter. Stir until evenly blended.
  2. Follow directions on back of cake mix, add 1 packet of Duncan Hines Frosting Creations Mocha Flavor mix and blend until well incorporated.
  3. Follow baking instructions from back of box.
  4. Allow cupcakes to cool.
  5. Frost cupcakes with caramel frosting.
  6. Garnish with caramel drizzle, white sanding sugar and a chocolate covered espresso bean if desired.

Baker's Club Snapshots

Did You Make This Recipe?

Share if you loved this recipe as is, or if you added your own twist.

Add Your Photo of this Recipe


Cupcake Cakes

Cupcake Cakes

What are some cute ideas for cakes made out of cupcakes?

Pretty Pancakes

Pretty Pancakes

Children will love these decorated pancakes. Dabble a little design (smiley face, heart, initials, holiday) onto the hot griddle by using a spoon of pancake batter. Allow to cook a couple of seconds ahead and then pour your pancake over the design. When you flip, you will see your artwork cooked right into the pancake!

Keep Exploring

Back to Top