Santa Cupcakes

    30 minutes

    Kids will love these cute cupcakes decorated as little Santas. Easy to decorate, get them to join in on the fun!

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    Makes: 12 Santa cupcakes

    • 250g buttercream icing
    • 12 cupcakes
    • red coloured sugar
    • 75g mini white chocolate buttons or chips
    • 12 red coated chocolates (e.g. Smarties® or M&Ms®)
    • 24 candy eyes or mini chocolate chips
    • 60g desiccated coconut

    Preparation:30min  ›  Ready in:30min 

    1. Spread the buttercream icing over the top of cooled cupcakes.
    2. Pour the red sugar into a shallow dish, then dip or sprinkle the lower third of each cupcake into the sugar. Create a white border for the hat by placing about six white chocolate buttons or chips at the edge of the red sugar section.
    3. Add two candy eyes or mini chocolate chips as eyes then create the nose by placing a red sweet at the centre. Sprinkle the bottom of the face with some coconut for a beard. Finally, place one single white button or chip at the top of the hat as a pompom.

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    came out super cute  -  25 Sep 2017  (Review from Allrecipes USA and Canada)


    Sounds great!  -  01 Nov 2015  (Review from Allrecipes UK & Ireland)