Halloween Cupcakes

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Halloween is Tammy Parker’s favorite holiday.. and it shows in her adorable Halloween cupcakes! Ali, Nicea and Jessie decorated with her. 

Halloween Cupcakes

Buttercream Icing 

Ingredients:

  • 1 C butter softened
  • 1 C Crisco shortening
  • 5 Tbsp water
  • 2 tsp flavoring
  • 8 C powered Sugar (2 lbs)

Directions:

  1. Mix butter, Crisco, 3 Tbsp water and flavoring together until smooth
  2. Add 2 cups of powdered sugar to mixture until smooth
  3. Add 1 Tbsp of water
  4. Add 2 more cups powdered sugar mix until smooth
  5. Add 1 Tbsp water
  6. Add 2 more cups powdered sugar mix until smooth
  7. Add last 2 cups powdered sugar mix until smooth
  8. If mixture seems dry, add 1 tsp water until it’s smooth 
  9. Separate out into several bowls and add coloring and mix

Tips: 16, 67, 3, 362, 1M 
Colors: Orange, blue, pink, green
Sparkle Gel : Black
Googly eyes
 
Pumpkin Cupcake

Directions:

  • Tip 1M
  1. Starting from the outside edge in a circular motion, cover cupcake with orange icing
  2. Using Tip 67, pipe a leaf and add eyes

 
Spikey Creepy Monsters

Directions:

  • Using the Black Sparkle Gel, make a circle on one side of the cupcake
  • Using tip 16 pipe several spikes covering the rest of the cupcake except the black area
  • Using tip 3 make teeth in the black area
  • Add 1 eye

Hairy Creepy Monsters

Directions:

  • Using the Black Sparkle Gel, make a circle on one side of the cupcake
  • Using tip 362 pipe “hair” covering the rest of the cupcake except the black area
  • Using tip 3 make teeth in the black area
  • Add 2 eyes

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