So Easy Turtle Cupcakes

Rise Ruhl

By
@HyacinthB

Everybody loves turtles! The chocolate kind, I mean! I have been wanting to make turtle cupcakes but all the recipes I have require special items I can't seem to remember to pick up at the store. So I took some shortcuts so that I can make these quickly for my family. And you can too!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
24
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

CUPCAKES

devil's food cake mix, prepared according to cupcake instructions

FROSTING

prepared buttercream frosting
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
2 Tbsp
butter
2 Tbsp
half and half or heavy cream, more or less

GARNISH

wilton turtle crunch sprinkles

Step-By-Step

1Bake and cool cupcakes according to package directions
2Heat and stir together butter and brown sugar until liquid. Slowly add half and half or heavy cream, stirring constantly. Continue to stir until a caramely consistency. Cool slightly.
3Mix buttercream frosting with caramel mixture. Mix thoroughly. Frost cupcakes.
Garnish with Wilton Turtle Crunch sprinkles.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate, Other Desserts
Collection: Cupcake Collection
Hashtags: #cupcake, #easy, #caramel