Kitten cupcakes for Halloween

amanda hansbarger


This is so much fun for kids to help make. Not only is it cute and yummy but it's easy too.


★★★★★ 1 vote



  • 24
    cupcake liners (orange and black)
  • 1 box
    cake mix, any flavor
  • 48
    gummy black raspberry candies
  • 24
    miniature confetti sprinkles (circle ones)
  • 48
    green m and m's
  • 168
    orange and black jellybeans
  • 96
    black sprinkles
  • ·
    black and orange sanding sugar
  • ·
    black edible pen and white candy coating
  • 1 can(s)
    white frosting

How to Make Kitten cupcakes for Halloween


  1. Bake cupcakes following directions on package and let cool once done.
  2. Frost the cupcakes. Dip in orange or black sanding sugar. Make sure to coat whole cupcake.
  3. Pinch the tip of the black gummy raspberry candies to form pointed ears. Insert in frosting at top of cupcake. Insert a jellybean in middle for nose and black sprinkles around nose for whiskers. Insert confetti sprinkle for mouth.
  4. On bottom edges of cupcake insert 6 jellybeans for the claws. 3 on each side of mouth.
  5. Using the edible black marker, draw pupils on the green m&m's then press eyes into frosting.
  6. Melt the candy coating according to directions on package. Use a wooden pick to dot the candy on eyes and paws to make claws. Enjoy!

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About Kitten cupcakes for Halloween

Course/Dish: Cakes, Candies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids

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