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What is an easy way to pour cake mix into cup-cake cups? Without making a mess?

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Asked by bellasrose71008 at 7:13 PM on Jun. 18, 2009 in Food & Drink

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  • pour it in a zip lock bag, cut a small hole in the corner, and squeeze it out in the cups

    Answer by armywife43 at 7:15 PM on Jun. 18, 2009

  • I always just use a spoon and spoon it it a bit at a time. Or if you have one, try a icing bag, like the cake decorators use.

    Answer by timelessglass at 7:15 PM on Jun. 18, 2009

  • I've tried an ice cream scoop (the kind that has the latch that will hold it in there until you release it into the cups) and it worked pretty well.

    MMMM..Cupcakes....!! =)

    Answer by tnm786 at 7:17 PM on Jun. 18, 2009

  • lol, my girls and I are experimenting with different designs. We are learning how to make the pull apart cup-cakes. A few days ago we made a butterfly, it was super cute. We are going to try and ice-cream cone today. I like the ideas. Thank you.

    Answer by bellasrose71008 at 7:22 PM on Jun. 18, 2009

  • The spring loaded ice cream scoops are the way to go.

    Answer by lovinangels at 10:12 PM on Jun. 18, 2009

  • I pour it (bowl has a spout) into a 4-cup measuring cup and use the cup to fill the cupcakes.

    Answer by rkoloms at 10:28 PM on Jun. 18, 2009

  • An ice cream scoop works awesome.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 11:42 PM on Jun. 18, 2009

  • I just use two spoond and dont make a mess, but the ziploc bag idea from armywife43 was a good idea, same with the ice cream scoop

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 4:23 AM on Jun. 19, 2009

  • I use a 1/2 cup dry measuring cup with a spout.

    Answer by RugersMommy06 at 4:42 AM on Jun. 19, 2009

  • bag with a hole cut in a corner.


    Answer by hypermamaz at 11:28 AM on Jun. 19, 2009

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