PEBBLES summer cupcakes recipe

Fruity PEBBLES™ Cereal Summer Cupcake

Celebrate summer fun with these colorful, flavorful cupcakes made out of Fruity PEBBLES™ cereal! This no-bake recipe is quick to whip up, making the perfect dessert for a day outside.

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15 mins
prep time
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15 mins
total time


Fruity PEBBLES™ Cereal Summer Cupcake

Prep Time: 15 mins
Total Time: 15 mins


  • 1 package (2 layer size) white cake mix
  • 6 tablespoons tropical punch flavor sugar-sweetened soft drink mix divided
  • 4 ounces (½ of 8 ounce package) cream cheese softened
  • 2 tablespoons (¼ stick) butter softened
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 cups powdered sugar sifted
  • 1 cup Fruity PEBBLES™ cereal


  • Prepare cake batter as directed on package for cupcakes, adding ¼ cup of the drink mix to batter. Bake as directed. Cool completely.
  • Beat cream cheese, butter, vanilla and remaining 2 tablespoons drink mix in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until well blended. Gradually add sugar, beating until well blended after each addition.
  • Roll the cupcakes in Fruity PEBBLES™ cereal until fully coated.
  • Frost cooled cupcakes with cream cheese mixture. Sprinkle each with about 1 teaspoon cereal.

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Since 1971, Flinstones-inspired PEBBLES cereal varieties like Cocoa PEBBLES and Fruity PEBBLES have been capturing the hearts of all age groups and bringing joy to breakfast time. Start your day with the full-blown flavor of PEBBLES cereal and amazing things can happen!

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