Goody for the Grad! Cupcakes
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Goody for the Grad! Cupcakes

Make your grad something extra special.
Uses Recycled Items: No
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Material List

  • Wilton® Icing Color – Royal Blue
  • Buttercream Icing (Recipe on
  • Roll-Out Cookie Dough (Recipe on
  • Wilton® Cake Release
  • Taffy – Yellow
  • Cornstarch
  • Wilton® Standard Muffin Pan
  • Wilton® Cookie Sheet
  • Wilton® Cooling Grid
  • Wilton® No. 6 Round Decorating Tip
  • Wilton® Spatula
  • Wilton® Pastry Brush
  • Wilton® Rolling Pin
  • Paring Knife
  • Scissors
  • Ruler

Project Instructions

Tint cookie dough blue; roll out and cut 3½" square cookies using ruler and paring knife. Bake and cool.

Brush pan cavities with Cake Release. Bake and cool cupcakes without baking cups; level tops.

Turn cupcakes narrow end up. Ice cupcakes and cookies smooth; position cookie on cupcake.

Roll out taffy and cut a 2½" x ¼" wide strip for cord; cut a 1" long strip for tassel. Cut slits in tassel and press together with cord.

Cut a ½" long strip for knot and wrap around. Attach tassel to cookie with icing.

Pipe tip 6 ball button (flatten and smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch).


Each cupcake serves 1. Oven should only be used by an adult.

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