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Back to School Cupcakes Recipe

Posted by on Aug. 7, 2010 at 7:22 AM
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Back to School Cupcakes Recipe

Ingredients

  • 22 cupcakes of your choice
  • 2 cans (16 ounces each) vanilla frosting
  • Yellow, black and red paste food coloring
  • Chocolate wafers, miniature cream-filled chocolate sandwich cookies and vanilla wafers
  • Other paste food coloring of your choice
  • Coarse sugar

Directions

  • On a covered cake board, place a row of five cupcakes for top of bus. Arrange six cupcakes each in the second and third rows. Follow with a row of five cupcakes.
  • Tint 2-1/2 cups vanilla frosting yellow; carefully spread over cupcakes. Spread vanilla frosting over cupcakes as desired for windows. Place a chocolate wafer on each tire; attach a miniature sandwich cookie hubcap with frosting.
  • Tint a small amount of vanilla frosting black and a small amount red; set aside. Pipe outlines and desired details onto bus with black frosting.
  • Place a vanilla wafer in each window. Tint remaining frosting as desired. Pipe faces on vanilla wafers; pipe hair, hats and shirts as desired.
  • Spread red frosting onto cupcakes for stop sign and taillights. Fill in headlights with coarse sugar. Yield: 22 cupcakes.



by on Aug. 7, 2010 at 7:22 AM
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raven1114
by Sorta Newbie on Mar. 15, 2011 at 6:48 AM

that looks great.

JenniferH353
by on Sep. 21, 2011 at 12:40 PM

I drive a school bus, that is so cute ! I will have to make that, thanks for sharing !


JenniferH353

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