Seeing Stars and Stripes Cupcakes
Seeing Stars and Stripes Cupcakes are the perfect way to show off your spirit in red, white and blue.
Each cupcake serves 1.
Bake cupcakes in Patriotic Themed Standard Baking Cups and cool completely on Cooling Grid.
Prepare Buttercream Icing recipe. Tint 1/3 of icing with Royal Blue Icing Color. Tint another 1/3 of icing with Christmas Red Icing Color.
For stripes, pipe alternating stripes of red and white icing on half of cupcake using Open Star Decorating Tip 21. Pipe in remaining half with blue icing stripes using Open Star Decorating Tip 21.
For stars, roll out Ready-to-Use White Rolled Fondant to a 1/8 inch thickness with Perfect Height Rolling Pin. Use Star Bite-Size Perimeter Cutter to cut out 2 fondant stars for each cupcake.
Arrange fondant stars on blue icing on cupcake.
Seeing Stars and Stripes Cupcakes is rated
Rated 4 out of
This is one of the easiest patriotic cupcakes I've done and they were a huge hit with the kids. I plan to make them again this year, but add a bit of 'sparkle' to the stars with pearl dust.
Date published: 2011-05-12