Sunday, October 25, 2009

Black Cat Cupcakes


  • 1 package (18-1/4 ounces) cake mix of your choice
  • 1 can (16 ounces) chocolate frosting
  • 48 nacho tortilla chips, broken
  • 2 cups pretzel sticks
  • Assorted candies: yellow gumdrops, miniature marshmallows, pink Nerds candies and red Air Heads candies


  1. Prepare and bake cake batter according to package directions for cupcakes; cool completely.
  2. Using a star tip, pipe frosting on cupcakes.
  3. Use pointed tips of tortilla chips for cat ears and pretzel sticks for whiskers.
  4. Slice gumdrops. For each eye, press a gumdrop slice onto a marshmallow.
  5. Add Nerds candies for noses.
  6. Cut Air Heads candies into mouth shapes; position on cupcakes.

Yield: 2 dozen.

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