no tears left to cry-Inspired Cupcakes
  • RECIPE
    Your favorite box of cupcake mix (follow box instructions, funfetti preferred)
    2 Sticks of Butter
    1-2 Teaspoons of Vanilla
    5 ½ Cups Powdered Sugar
    1-2 Tablespoons of whole milk
    Food Coloring – Blue – Yellow- Orange –Purple- Pink
    Berry Blue Candy Belts
                 
    INSTRUCTIONS
    1. Bake your favorite cupcakes – funfetti preferred.
    2. Bring 2 sticks of unsalted butter to room temperature, place into mixing bowl.
    3. Begin to blend butter with a cup of powdered sugar and teaspoon of vanilla.
    4. Add another cup of powdered sugar continue to blend and repeat until all of 5 ½ cups of sugar is blended.
    5. Add a tablespoon of Milk to desired consistency of frosting.
    6. Divide frosting equally into 7 parts in bowls and add food coloring to each part frosting.
    7. Put each frosting color in a separate piping bag.
    8. Place a piece of plastic wrap on a counter…pipe each color of frosting in a line in the center of the plastic wrap –creating a rainbow of frosting.
    9. Roll the plastic wrap together to create a cylinder and sealing each side by twisting the edges of the wrap.
    10. Snip one of the edges of the cylinder of rainbow frosting and place into a piping bag that has been fitted with Star Frosting Tip.
    11. Frost cupcake in a circular motion.
    12. Cut the Blue Berry Belt into a shape of a "Tear Drop" and place on top of the Cupcake.