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Candy Wreath & Tree Cupcakes

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Decorated Christmas wreaths and trees are the beauty of the season. You will bring smiles with these easy-to-decorate cupcakes.

Using candy and frosting found at your local grocery store, it makes fun with ease for the kids. 

You can use a leaf piping tip or create your own leaf tip using a ziploc bag and tape. (see how-to video) 

Bake your favorite cupcakes and use the decorating supplies to have a cupcake decorating time. Get creative to make different designs. 

Watch the how-to video to see how easy it is to make your own piping tips.

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Here is what you need

  • Baked cupcakes
  • 1 or 2 Tubs of vanilla frosting
  • #352 tip or make your own
  • Green food coloring
  • Mini M & M’s or Skittles
  • Red Air Heads candy
  • Scissors
  • Freezer bag and tape
How to Make:
  • Bake and cool cupcakes
  • Follow video how to make DIY decorating tip (or use tip #18 with a piping bag)
  • Divide the tub of frosting to make green frosting and one white.
  • In a microwave, melt the white frosting for 15 seconds. Stir till soupy. Dip the tops of the cupcakes in the frosting. 
  • Make green frosting with green food color gel. Fill the piping bag with green frosting.
  • Make wreath by making tiny X’s. 
  • Make the trees by making swirls
  • Make wreath bow by using scissors to cut pieces of red air heads. (Watch video)
  • Use mini M & M’s or sprinkles to add color

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