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Flutter By Cupcakes

The best thing about these little cakes is that you probably have all the ingredients in your pantry right now! Fruit Loops, licorice, M&M's and pretzels are all common ingredients that make up an uncommonly adorable treat! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin


  • 1 can (16 ounces) vanilla frosting
  • Green food coloring
  • Cupcakes of your choice
  • Miniature pretzels
  • Froot Loops
  • Milk chocolate M&M's
  • Shoestring black licorice, cut into 3/8-inch pieces


  • Tint frosting light green; generously frost cupcakes.
  • For butterfly wings, position two miniature pretzels. For the body, arrange four Froot Loops vertically in a row between the wings. Add an M&M head and licorice antennae.

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