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Mummy Cupcakes

These Halloween mummies are not scary at all! Their bright blue eyes and cute little smiles will enchant your party guests.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
  • Makes


  • Cupcakes of your choice
  • 1 can (16 ounces) chocolate frosting
  • Pastry tip—basket weave tip #46
  • 1 can (16 ounces) vanilla frosting
  • Blue and black decorating gel


  • Frost cupcakes with chocolate frosting. For noses, drop a small mound of chocolate frosting in the center of each cupcake.
  • Insert tip #46 into a pastry bag; fill with vanilla frosting. Pipe long bands across each cupcake, leaving small gaps for the eyes and mouths. With blue gel, pipe eyes. Add pupils with black gel.

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  • musich4
    Nov 3, 2011

    I had a difficult time making it look like the picture.

  • ferretmama
    Oct 30, 2011

    A big hit at our Octoberfest sale. I used blue M&Ms for he eyes -- made it a little quicker.

  • MMartin582
    Oct 27, 2010

    My daughters and I had a blast making these!

  • gibbie1976
    Oct 26, 2010

    My son and I had a blast making these cupcakes

  • annmarie_peterson
    Oct 25, 2010

    This is a great recipe! My whole family loved them. I made them as miniatures. They were a BIG hit. Everyone especially loved the mummy decoration! Too Cute!

  • red-hot10
    Oct 21, 2010

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