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Give friends and family something to tweet about when you serve these birdhouse-topped cupcakes. The foundation of these delectable goodies begins with the Square Cut-Outs?.
Makes: Each cupcake serves 1.
Skill Level: Somewhat Difficult

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Step 1

Two days in advance: Make eaves. Make extras to allow for breakage and let dry 48 hours. Also: Make flowers, bluebird and heart window on waxed paper using royal icing. For each cupcake, pipe 7 tip 225 and 5 tip 131 drop flowers in yellow and rose. Add tip 2 dot centers in white. For bluebird, pipe tip 8 ball body and head (flatten and smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). Pipe tip 352 pull-out wings. Add tip 2 pull-out beak and tip 1 dot eyes. For heart window, pipe tip 5 beads. Make extras of all and let dry.

Step 2

Roll out cookie dough; cut birdhouse cookies using largest square Cut-Out. Using pattern, cut top of cookie into a peak. Bake and cool. Outline cookies using tip 2 and royal icing. Flow in with thinned royal icing in cut bag; let dry. Cut stick to 5 1/2 in.; attach cookie with full-strength royal icing. Attach bluebird, heart window and eaves.

Step 3

Attach flowers and pipe tip 349 leaves on eaves. Ice cupcakes smooth in buttercream. Insert stick. Position flowers on cupcake. Add tip 349 leaves.

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Rose Icing Color

Rose Icing Color

Lemon Yellow Icing Color

Lemon Yellow Icing Color

Kelly Green Icing Color

Kelly Green Icing Color

Royal Blue Icing Color

Royal Blue Icing Color

Violet Icing Color

Violet Icing Color

Black Icing Color

Black Icing Color

Meringue Powder

Meringue Powder

cornstarch

cornstarch

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Cookie Sheet

Cookie Sheet

Cooling Grid

Cooling Grid

Cake Board

Cake Board

Disposable Decorating Bags

Disposable Decorating Bags

Spatula

Spatula

Waxed paper

Waxed paper

Drop flowers are a great way to add flowers quickly. Pipe drop flowers in buttercream directly on your cake, or pipe in royal in advance and place your flowers anywhere. Flowers will be sharper in definition when piped in royal.

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