Christmas Tree Cupcakes
Contributed by: Chris WebAdmin. of RecipesNow.com
These Christmas trees, formed out of frosted cupcakes, can be a nice surprise for your family or a quick gift for friends and neighbours.
- 1 package cake mix (any flavour)
- 1 tub Vanilla frosting
- Green food colour
- Chocolate or black licorice
- Shoestring licorice
- Holiday candies of your choice
Heat oven to 350
o F (180 o C). Prepare cake mix and bake 28 cupcakes as directed on package;
Frost 4 cupcakes with frosting. Top with pieces of chocolate or black licorice to make tree
Stir a few drops food colour into remaining frosting; frost remaining cupcakes. Arrange 6 cupcakes
in tree shape above each trunk cupcake. Decorate as desired with shoestring licorice and candies. Makes
4 Christmas trees (7 cupcakes each).
Prep: 20 min. Bake: 18 min.