Pink Marble Cupcakes

Pink Marble Cupcakes

Easy to make pink marble cupcakes will be a hit at your Valentine's, Baby Shower or Gender Reveal party. Change up the colour and they suit any birthday.
Course Dessert
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Author Kerrie @ Family Food and Travel


  • 1 box White Cake Mix
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 1/4 cups milk
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • Wilton Pink Gel Colour
  • Wilton Heart Sprinkles
  • Cupcake wrappers


  1. Preheat oven to 350C
  2. Make cake mix as per directions on the box.
  3. Pour 1/3 of the prepared mix into a separate bowl.
  4. Fill cupcake wrappers halfway full and set aside.

  5. Add pink gel colour to cake mix in bowl and stir until it's reached your desired colour. Add more gel for a darker fushia pink, or just a bit for a lighter, softer pink.
  6. Spoon 2-3 spoons of pink cake mix on top of cupcakes and swirl through with a knife being careful not to mix too much or the colours won't be distrinct and you will lose the marble effect.
  7. Bake accord to package directions - approximately 18-23 minutes.
  8. Cupcakes are done when an inserted toothpick comes out clean.