Christmas Cupcake Cupcakes

Idea gallery #1336
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Christmas Cupcake Cupcakes
Ingredients and Supplies
  • baked standard size cupcakes
  • cupcake wraps
  • rolled fondant
  • 1 3/4" fluted cutter
  • cupcake patchwork cutter
  • candy cane cookie cutter
  • buttercream icing
  • piping gel
  • pink food color
  • lime green food color
  • turquoise food color
  • red food color
  • small round tip
  • large star tip
  • pastry bags
  • royal icing
Tint fondant the four different colors. Roll fondant thin and cut 1 3/4" circles in the pink, green, and blue colors; set aside to dry. Cut the candy canes and cupcakes out of very thinly rolled fondant; note the cupcake bottoms are colors and the tops are white. Attach the candy canes and cupcake pieces to the circles using piping gel. With the small round tip and royal icing, detail the pieces. Assemble cupcake wraps and drop cupcakes into wraps. Using a pastry bag fitted with large star tip and filled with white buttercream, pipe a large swirl top. Place dried circles on top of large swirl.
Double Sided Round Cookie Cutter Set
Double Sided Round Cookie Cutt...
FR-3691
Unit: 1 set / 6 cutters total
Cupcake Patchwork Cutter Set
Cupcake Patchwork Cutter Set
PWC-CPCK
Unit: 1 set / 10 cutters total
Clear Write On Piping Gel
Clear Write On Piping Gel
77-2664
Unit: 1.5 oz. tube
Super Red Americolor® Soft Gel Paste Food Color (Old # 41-8020)
Super Red Americolor® Soft Gel...
ACR-120
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
#2 Round Opening Stainless Steel Tip
#2 Round Opening Stainless Ste...
30-2
Unit: 1
Soft Pink Americolor® Soft Gel Paste Food Color (Old # 41-8032)
Soft Pink Americolor® Soft Gel...
ACR-132
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Turquoise Americolor® Soft Gel Paste Food Color (Old # 41-8028)
Turquoise Americolor® Soft Gel...
ACR-128
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Neon/Electric Green Americolor® Soft Gel Paste Food Color (Old # 41-7962)
Neon/Electric Green Americolor...
ACR-162
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant Icing
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant...
77-760
Unit: 2 lb. tub
#1M Open Star Metal Tip
#1M Open Star Metal Tip
30-1M
Unit: 1
12" Clear Disposable Decorating Bags
12" Clear Disposable Decoratin...
31-55
Unit: 12/pkg.
Candy Cane Cookie Cutter
Candy Cane Cookie Cutter
RM-1518
Unit: 1