Lidded Leprechaun Cupcakes
This lucky fellow is all dressed up and ready to party, thanks to the St. Patrick?s Day Cupcake Kit. Easily pipe his fancy hair and beard using buttercream icing and star tip 21.
Make cupcakes. Prepare batter following recipe directions. Use baking cups from St. Patrick?s Day Cupcake Kit to line muffin pan. Bake and cool cupcakes.
Decorate cupcakes. Prepare buttercream icing following recipe directions. Tint icing copper and orange. Use spatula and copper icing to ice cupcakes smooth. Use tip 5 and copper icing to pipe dot nose. Use tip 21 and orange icing to outline hair and beard.
Position candy eyeballs and insert pick from St. Patrick?s Day Cupcake Kit into cupcakes.
Perfect for classic borders or cloudlike decorations, dots are a versatile technique that can be piped in a range of sizes. The dot technique can be used as a simple border for cakes and cookies, as well as for icing cupcakes or piping meringues.