Candyland Pull Apart Cupcakes

Melanie Campbell

By
@RossCampbell

If you don’t have a large enough platter, cover a piece of cardboard (15x12-inches) with aluminum foil. You can also purchase shiny silver-colored cardboard rectangles for cakes at craft and fabric stores.

To save time, unwrap the candies while the cupcakes are baking and cooling.


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Serves:

48

Prep:

55 Min

Cook:

2 Hr 25 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 box
betty crocker supermoist white cake mix
water, vegetable oil and egg whites called for on cake mix boxes
3
containers betty crocker rich & creamy vanilla frosting
1/4 tsp
green food coloring
1/4 tsp
blue food coloring
1 bag(s)
(14 oz.) fruit chews candy (55 candies)
3
sugar-style ice cream cones with pointed ends
38
small spiced gumdrops
1
(44 oz.) milk chocolate candy, unwrapped, broken into pieces
8
candy canes (2-inch) unwrapped
12
assorted fruit-flavored sphere-shaped lollipops

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 350. Place paper baking cup in each of 48 regular-size muffin cups. Make and bake cake mix as directed on box for cupcakes, using water, oil and egg whites. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pans to cooling racks. Cool completely.
2
Place cupcakes on platter, fitting snugly together and frosting rectangle. Frost cupcakes with 1 container of frosting. Refrigerate 30 minutes. Tint 1 container of frosting with green food color. Tint remaining container of frosting with blue color. Spread green frosting over cupcakes, leaving 3 cupcakes white in each of 3 corners. Frost the 3 corners of white cupcakes with some of the blue frosting. Arrange fruit chews on cupcakes to look like walkway. Fill ice cream cones with remaining blue frosting; top each with a gumdrop. Place ice cream cones in one area. Stand chocolate pieces and candy canes in the other corners. Arrange lollipops to look like a forest. Place remaining gumdrops randomly on cupcakes

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Eggs
Regional Style: English
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtags: #Cupcakes, #candy, #cake