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Are you looking for a delicious and spooky Halloween treat? Look no further than these Witches Brew Cupcakes! These cupcakes are sure to be a hit at your party. Featuring chocolate cupcakes with green frosting and witches' hats, they are sure to please everyone. Our witches' costume would go great with these if you need something to wear to your party! So grab your ingredients and get baking!
Can you use store-bought cake mix for the cupcakes?
Yes, you can use store-bought cake mix for the cupcakes. But if you have a recipe of your own that you love you can use that as well.
Can any flavor of cake mix be used?
While any flavor of cake mix can technically be used for Halloween, some flavors are more traditionally festive than others. Chocolate cake is always a popular choice for Halloween, as it can be easily made to look spooky with decorations.
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Can I make my own buttercream frosting?
Sure! Making your own buttercream frosting is easy – and it's a great way to personalize your desserts. Plus, homemade frosting always tastes better than store-bought.
How do I store cupcakes to keep them moist?
If you're looking to store cupcakes to keep them moist, there are a few things you can do. Firstly, make sure the cupcakes are cooled completely before storing them. Once they're cool, you can wrap each one individually in cling wrap or place them in an airtight container.
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What is needed to make Witches Brew Cupcakes?
Measuring Cups – Looking for an easier way to measure ingredients? These measuring cups and spoons are a must-have in any kitchen. They make it quick and easy to get the perfect measurements.
Cupcake Pan – Cupcake pans are made of high-quality material that ensures even baking and browning. It is also non-stick, so your cupcakes will easily release from the pan. Plus, the pan is easy to clean, so you can enjoy your cupcakes worry-free.
Cupcake Liners – Cupcake liners can be made in fun prints and colors that are sure to brighten up any party or occasion. Whether you're looking for a classic white liner or something more festive, there's always something, plus cupcake liners are made from high-quality materials.
Piping Bags – These piping bags are ideal for decorating cupcakes! They come in a set of 24, so you'll have plenty to choose from when it comes to designing your perfect creations.
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Ingredients for Witches Brew Cupcakes
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How to make Witches Brew Cupcakes
Bake cupcakes per recipe and cool completely
Attach a themed sprinkle if using, and set hats aside
Use the green frosting to create the witches' brew by piping over the gray
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Place the witch hat on one side of the cupcake
Serve, share, and enjoy!
- 1 box cake mix + additional ingredients per directions OR your favorite recipe
- Neon green, gray, and purple buttercream frosting in piping bags with cut tips
- Hershey’s kisses, 1 for each cupcake
- Oreo cookies, cream filling removed, 1 cookie for each cupcake
- Neon green sprinkles including pearls
- White pearl sprinkles
- Themed sprinkles, for hat, optional
- Bake cupcakes per recipe and cool completely
- To make the witch hat use the purple frosting to attach the kiss to the middle of
the clean side of the cookie then pipe dots of frosting around the base of the
- Attach a themed sprinkle if using, set hats aside
- Use the gray frosting to pipe a smooth flat swirl as the base on each cupcake
- Use the green frosting to create the witches brew by piping over the gray
- Add the green sprinkles on the green frosting
- Place the witch hat on one side of the cupcake
- Serve, share, and enjoy!
Halloween is the perfect time to get creative in the kitchen, and these witches brew cupcakes are sure to be a hit at your next party. We can’t wait to see how they turn out when you make them yourself! Show us your photos in the comments – we can’t wait to see them all.