Time Required :
Over an hour
Beginner
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christmas candy cane cupcakes

Looking for a simple festive dessert to decorate the table? These crushed candy cane topped Candy Cane Christmas Cupcakes are a great solution, paired with coordinating cupcake toppers and liners!
Step 1

Mix batter according to box directions/recipe. Place the cupcake liners into your muffin pan and fill each liner ¾ full (or divide boxed cake batter equally between 24) with the batter. Bake according to recipe directions. Cool completely.

Step 2

Fill piping bag with 4B open star tip and white decorator icing. Hold the bag straight up, with the tip a little above the cupcake. Squeeze as you move tip clockwise outside, moving inside. Lift tip up and away once in the center.

Step 3

Sprinkle the crushed candy cane to the top of each cupcake.

Step 4

Top each cupcake with a cupcake Christmas pick.

NOTE: One box of cake mix makes 24 regular size cupcakes.

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  • Cake Mix (or Recipe)
  • Candy Canes
  • Mixing Bowl
  • Cupcake Pan
  • Mixing Spoons
  • Spatula
  • 1 - 12ct. Merry Christmas Cupcake Picks (SKU 10645655)
  • 1 - Sweet Tooth Fairy® Crushed Candy Peppermint, 8oz. (SKU 10648397)
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