Airplane Cupcakes

Idea gallery #1509
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Airplane Cupcakes
Ingredients and Supplies
  • standard size cupcakes
  • sky blue buttercream icing
  • white buttercream icing
  • tip #2A
  • airplane chocolate candy mold
  • blue candy coating
  • sky blue candy coating
  • red candy coating
  • white rolled fondant
  • mini star cutter
Mold airplanes: Melt candy coating. Using a paint brust or small parchment bag, paint blue and red dot details into the candy mold. Allow to dry at room temperature. Fill mold with sky blue candy coating and place in freezer. When candy is cold and mold is cloudy, remove from freezer and pop candy out of molds. Roll white fondant very thin and cut tiny stars. Attach stars to airplane wings over the red circles with melted candy coating.
Pipe sky blue buttercream on top of cupcakes using tip #2A. Smooth top of cupcake. Using tip #2A and white buttercream, pipe white fluffy clouds. Nestle chocolate airplane in white fluffy cloud.
Red w/White Dot Standard Baking Cups
Red w/White Dot Standard Bakin...
Unit: 50/pkg.
Sky Blue AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Sky Blue AmeriColor® Soft Gel ...
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Airplane Chocolate Candy Mold
Airplane Chocolate Candy Mold
Unit: 1
Merckens Blue Vanilla Flavored Candy Coating
Merckens Blue Vanilla Flavored...
Unit: 1 lb. bag
Merckens Super White Vanilla Flavored Candy Coating
Merckens Super White Vanilla F...
Unit: 1 lb. bag
Merckens Red Vanilla Flavored Candy Coating
Merckens Red Vanilla Flavored ...
Unit: 1 lb. bag
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant Icing
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant...
Unit: 2 lb. tub