Christmas Friends Cupcakes

Idea gallery #574
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Christmas Friends Cupcakes
Ingredients and Supplies
  • baked cupcakes
  • buttercream icing
  • red food coloring
  • green food coloring
  • edible icing friends
  • white non-pareils
  • 2-color decorating bag inserts
  • swirl cupcake liners
  • pastry bags
  • large round piping tip
Divide buttercream equally into two bowls. Tint one green and the other red. Fill each half of a double sided piping bag with green and red. Slip double sided bag into regular bag fitted with a #2A tip. Pipe a swirl of icing on each cupcake with a slight mound in the center. Lean an edible friend against the mound on each cupcake. While icing is still wet sprinkle white non-pareils over swirls of icing.
Red Swirl Standard Baking Cups
Red Swirl Standard Baking Cups
Unit: 30/pkg.
Green Swirl Standard Baking Cups
Green Swirl Standard Baking Cu...
Unit: 30/pkg.
Icing Layons - Christmas Friends
Icing Layons - Christmas Frien...
Unit: 3/pkg.
Two Color Decorating Bag Inserts
Two Color Decorating Bag Inser...
Unit: 10/pkg.
12" Clear Disposable Decorating Bags
12" Clear Disposable Decoratin...
Unit: 12/pkg.
Super Red AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Super Red AmeriColor® Soft Gel...
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Leaf Green AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Leaf Green AmeriColor® Soft Ge...
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
#809 Large Round 11/16" Opening Metal Tip
#809 Large Round 11/16" Openin...
Unit: 1