Time Required :
Over an hour
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.

pumpkin & ghost brownies

Boo! Make a Ghost and Jack-O’-Lantern brownie for a spooky-special Halloween treat! 
Step 1

INGREDIENTS NEEDED:

1 Tsp. Pure Extract – Vanilla

½ C. Solid Vegetable Shortening

½ C. Butter (or Margarine), Softened

4 C. Sifted Confectioners' Sugar

2 Tbsp. Milk


Prepare batter following mix (or recipe) directions. Bake and cool brownies completely. 

Step 2
While they are still warm, use the ghost and pumpkin shapes to cut out brownies.
Step 3

Divide icing and tint rose, blue, yellow, orange and black. Separately place rose, blue, yellow and orange icings in decorating bags with your #5 decorating tip. Place black icing in a decorating bag with tip #3.

TIP: Need a recipe for buttercream icing? Wilton® has a great one for you to follow, just click here.  

Step 4
Use colored icings and tip #8 to pipe icing on brownies. Smooth with the spatula.
Step 5
Use the black icing and tip #3 to pipe facial features. Smooth with the spatula.

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You’ll Also Need
  • Favorite Brownie Mix (or Recipe)
  • Electric Mixer
  • Mixing Bowls (Large and Medium)
  • Mixing Spoon
  • Knife
  • Spatula
  • Pure Extract – Vanilla
  • Solid Vegetable Shortening
  • Butter (or Margarine)
  • Sifted Confectioners' Sugar
  • Milk
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