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Spider Web Cupcakes

These vivid candy spider webs are piped freehand using Wilton Vibrant Green Candy Melts candy. Use them to top cupcakes or add to the sides of a buttercream-iced cake ? either dessert is perfect for your Halloween party!
Makes: Each cupcake serves 1.
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Step 1

Make candy spider webs. Melt vibrant green Candy Melts candy in disposable decorating bag according to package directions. Cut small point off of disposable decorating bag.

Use melted vibrant green candy to pipe full and half spider webs freehand on parchment paper-covered cookie sheet. Full spider webs should be approximately 2 1/2 in. dia. Chill until set, about 5 to 10 minutes.

Step 2

Make cupcakes. Prepare batter following recipe directions. Bake and cool cupcakes.

Step 3

Decorate cupcakes. Prepare buttercream icing following recipe directions. Tint a deep violet. Use tip 2A, a cut disposable decorating bag and violet icing to pipe swirl on top of cupcakes. Position candy spider webs on cupcakes.

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Vibrant Green Candy Melts® Candy ((1 oz. makes 15 to 20 treats))

Rose Icing Color ((Combine Violet with Rose for deep violet shown))




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Your homemade cupcakes will be even more tempting when you add a pretty peak of icing on top! We used tip 2A here, but any large round tip will work.

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