Ladybirds Easy Black Cat Cup Cakes. Ladybirds Easy Black Cat Cup Cakes pkt or box , store bought chocolate cake mix , or cake mix of your choice • or premade cupcakes/muffins • long black licorce strap • store bought or home made chocolate fudge frosting • yellow M&M's • brown M&M's • black icing gel pen To make these darling little bright cupcakes, you'll need to follow these steps: First, start off with your favorite white cake recipe and tint it yellow. I love how the yellow almost looks like a moon behind the black cat! I used yellow cupcake liners, too, to further emphasize the yellow under the black cat.
Insert two cookie pieces into each for ears, splitting Oreos if desired to expose filling. Dip the stick in some melted coating and adhere to the back of the moons. Insert the moons into the chilled cupcakes, pushing the bottom edge of the moon down into the frosting. You can have Ladybirds Easy Black Cat Cup Cakes using 7 ingredients and 10 steps. Here is how you achieve that.
Ingredients of Ladybirds Easy Black Cat Cup Cakes
- It’s 1 of pkt or box , store bought chocolate cake mix , or cake mix of your choice.
- Prepare 1 of or premade cupcakes/muffins.
- It’s 1 of long black licorce strap.
- It’s 1 cup of store bought or home made chocolate fudge frosting.
- Prepare 12 large of yellow M&M's.
- It’s 6 large of brown M&M's.
- It’s 1 of black icing gel pen.
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Ladybirds Easy Black Cat Cup Cakes step by step
- Prepare cake mix according to directions , then pour mixture into cup cake/muffin tray holes and cook according to directions , once cooked set aside to cool completely . (makes about a dozen).
- Whilst the cakes are cooling , take the yellow M&M's and the black gel pen , and working with one at a time draw a line down the center of the yellow M&M , from top to bottom . To create the cats eyes . Repeat with all remaining yellow M&M's and the gel pen then set aside for the gel icing to set ..
- Using the licorice strap , cut 6 by 2cm , square pieces then cut them into two triangles evenly , so you have 12 triangles , to create the cats ears . Then cut 6 by 4cm , long thin strips , to create the cats tails , finally cut 36 by 2cm , thin strips , so to create the cats whiskers ..
- Now the cakes are cooled completely , using the chocolate fudge icing , evenly ice all over the tops of the cupcakes to coat all over the top to represent the cats fur ..
- Place the iced cakes into pairs , joining the two together to represent the cats head and body ..
- Now take 2 , per cake pair , of the licorice triangles , and place them up top end of the first cake in the pair so to create the cats ears on it's head . Repeat with all remaining cakes and ears ..
- Take 2 , per cake pair , of the prepared black stripped M&M and place them just under the licorice ears on the first cake in the pair so to create the cats eyes , then place one brown M&M , per cake pair , in the middle just under the eyes , so to create the cats nose . Repeat with all remaining cakes , eyes and noses ..
- Taking 6 , per cake pair , of the smaller thin strips of the licorice , place 3 each side of the nose on the first cake , so to create the cats whiskers . Repeat with all remaining cakes and whiskers ..
- Now taking the last 6 longer thin strips of the licorice , 1 per cake pair , and placing them at the end of the second cake in the pair , just above center , so to create the cats tails . Repeat with all remaining cakes and tails ..
- Once all are completed , serve one a cake platter and serve cool . Enjoy . :-).
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