Poinsettia Mini Cupcake Bouquet

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Poinsettia Mini Cupcake Bouquet
Ingredients and Supplies
  • 6 mini cupcakes
  • green buttercream icing
  • red buttercream icing
  • yellow buttercream icing
  • tips #1A, #350, #4 and #2
  • pastry roller
  • pastry bags
  • Styrofoam cupcake
  • 3" Terra-cotta pot
  • red foil
  • toothpicks
Pipe green buttercream icing on top of each cupcake using a #1A tip. Allow to crust, and smooth with pastry roller. Pipe poinsettia petals with red buttercream using a #350 tip. Pipe dots in the center with green buttercream and a #4 tip. Pipe dots on top the green with yellow buttercream and a #2 tip. To assemble the bouquet insert a mini styrofoam cupcake into a 3" terra-cotta pot. Poke 6 toothpicks into the styrofoam cupcake with one pointed straight up and the other angled slightly around it. Carefully poke cupcakes through toothpicks. Wrap pot with red foil to complete the bouquet.
Leaf Green AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Leaf Green AmeriColor® Soft Ge...
ACR-111
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Super Red AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Super Red AmeriColor® Soft Gel...
ACR-120
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
#350 Leaf/Lily Petal Stainless Steel Tip
#350 Leaf/Lily Petal Stainless...
30-350
Unit: 1
#806 (1A) Large Round 1/2" Opening Stainless Steel Tip
#806 (1A) Large Round 1/2" Ope...
ATC-806
Unit: 1
#4 Round Opening Stainless Steel Tip
#4 Round Opening Stainless Ste...
30-4
Unit: 1
#2 Round Opening Stainless Steel Tip
#2 Round Opening Stainless Ste...
30-2
Unit: 1
Cardinal Red Florist Poly Foil
Cardinal Red Florist Poly Foil
36-1110
Unit: 1 roll / 20" by 30 feet
Lemon Yellow AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Lemon Yellow AmeriColor® Soft ...
ACR-107
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
12" Clear Disposable Decorating Bags
12" Clear Disposable Decoratin...
31-55
Unit: 12/pkg.
Styrofoam Cupcake Dummy
Styrofoam Cupcake Dummy
21-0592
Unit: 1 set/ 6 pieces total