Top your holiday cupcakes with a Big Bright Bow! Each loop is formed from a candy spice drop that?s been rolled flat, trimmed and curved into a loop. Change your color scheme and this idea can shine all year long!
Bake cupcakes in Christmas Themed Standard Baking cups and cool completely on Cooling Grid.
For bow, start by rolling out 8 spice drops on a surface sprinkled with granulated sugar to make 3/8 x 2 1/2 inch long strips. Fold each strip in half to form a loop and place on side to set. For center knot, roll out a 3/8 x 2 inch long strip, and seal ends together to form a ring. Place on side to set.
Prepare Buttercream Icing recipe, and ice cupcakes smooth with white icing using Spatula.
Position loops around edge of cupcake with ends pointing toward the center. Place ring in center to finish bow.