Santa's Holiday Handfuls Cupcakes
Christmas Silicone Baking Cups turn these cupcake treats into gifts! Made with a molded candy head and sugar cube gift accents, this Santa holiday handful cupcake is festive and fun!
Each cupcake serves 1.
Bake and cool cupcakes in silicone cups placed on cookie sheet; ice smooth in white.
Using melted white and red candy and painting method from mold label, mold Santa lollipops (combine red with a little white candy to make skin tone for face).
Refrigerate until firm and unmold. Using melted light cocoa candy in cut parchment bag, pipe dot eyes; let set.
Pipe tip 2 outline ribbons and bows on sugar cubes in blue, yellow, red and pink buttercream.
Trim end of lollipop stick to extend 1 1/2 in. from Santa; insert in cupcake.
Pipe tip 10 outline arms in red; add tip 5 ball mittens with pull-out thumbs in green. Pipe tip 2 zigzag cuffs.
*Note: Combine Red-Red and Christmas Red for red shade shown.
Santa's Holiday Handfuls Cupcakes is rated
Rated 5 out of
The candies take some time to mold with the different colors as well as Santas face, but such a great end result, it is worth the time.
Date published: 2011-05-15