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Spooky Character Cupcakes

Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
20 mins
Serving Size:
8


- Ingredients -


110g butter
110g caster sugar
2 medium eggs
75g self raising flour
25g Dr. Oetker Fine Dark Cocoa Powder


- To Decorate -


Dr. Oetker Regal-Ice Ready to Roll Icing White
Dr. Oetker Ready To Use Easy Icing
Dr. Oetker White Designer Icing
Coloured Buttercream (see below for recipe and ingredients)

Buttercream ingredients

150g soft butter
300g icing sugar
Dr. Oetker Extra Strong Food Gel Colours (Black/Green/Red/Orange/Green)


- METHOD -


- Buttercream Recipe -


Beat together butter and icing sugar until a soft smooth mixture is formed. Add 2 tsp of the desired colour.


- Pumpkin Character -



Pipe buttercream using a large round nozzle to create pumpkin sections


Using Regal Ice White and green buttercream, make face details with black ready to roll icing.

- Skeleton Face Character -


Cover cupcake in Ready to Roll Icing White. Use Dr. Oetker White Designer Icing to stick


Make edible paint using water and black Food Gel Colour and draw on eye and mouth detail

- Cyclops Monster Character -


Pipe buttercream using a star nozzle to make a furry effect monster face



To decorate, use black and white Ready to Roll Icing to make a round single eye



Cut out little teeth using white Ready to Roll Icing


- Red Devil Character -


Pipe buttercream onto cupcake with a large round nozzle to create a whipped red peak



Take a tiny amount of black Ready to Roll icing and cut in half



Mold two small horn shapes and plunge into the buttercream