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Ready for Dunking Cupcake

Baked in a 6-Cup King-Size Muffin Pan, these high-scoring cupcakes make slam-dunk additions to sports banquets and March Madness parties. Use Candy Clay to add net-like dimension to cupcakes.
Makes: Each cupcake serves 1.
Skill Level: Easy

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Step 1

Prepare red candy clay.

Step 2

For basketball cookies, tint cookie dough brown; roll out. (Combine Terra Cotta, Golden Yellow and Brown for brown shown.) Cut with round cutter; bake and cool.

Step 3

Draw lines on basketball with black FoodWriter. Attach lollipop stick with melted candy, leaving 2 in. at bottom.

Step 4

Bake and cool cupcakes without baking cups in pan brushed with Cake Release. Trim to 2 1/2 in. high. Cover with melted white candy; let set and repeat. Using royal icing, pipe tip 5 lattice net.

Step 5

Roll candy clay into 1/4 in. diameter rope. Attach for rim with melted candy. Make small hole in center of cupcake; insert basketball.

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Terra Cotta Icing Color

Golden Yellow Icing Color

Brown Icing Color

Red Candy Melts® Candy

White Candy Melts® Candy

Meringue Powder




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Cookie Sheet

Cooling Grid

4 in. Lollipop Sticks

Paring Knife

You can't go wrong with any of these delicious coatings. Each will give cupcakes, mini cakes and other baked goods a beautiful finish — choose the look you want for your event.

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