DLTK's Crafts for Kids
Easter Basket Cupcakes
contributed by Bettina
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- 1 cake mix (or your own scratch recipe)
- white icing
- green food coloring
- licorice (red or black)
- jelly beans
- Optional: bunny or chick toothpicks
- Make cupcakes according to package directions.
- Ice the cupcakes. You may want to color the icing green first.
- Use dyed green coconut flakes to make 'grass' and sprinkle over green or white icing.
- Then use a red (or black) piece of stick licorice, cut in half lengthwise to make the
- Bend it and stick ends into cupcake.
- Put 2-3 Jelly Beans in the 'grass' and for even more festive cupcakes, get some bunny or chick toothpicks from a party store
and insert into the cupcake as well!