Time to do some out-of-the box thinking! Kitchen is where you tend to mix things up a bit if you’re a culinary expert. Also, Halloween is round the corner and you can substitute those bags of candies with these crazy cupcakes and the kids will be eternally grateful for this switcheroo. If you’re a dessert fan and you love taking things to the next level, then we’ve gathered a couple of recipes of this tiny fluffy desserts you could try and wow your friends! Initially they might nod disapprovingly but after a bite they might come around.
Candy Sushi Cupcakes
Inspired by the Nintendo DS game ‘Sushi Go-Round’, this is a faux sushi meets candy and cupcakes recipe that you’ll have a blast making. The ingredient that makes this cupcake crazy is green tea powder! You can serve this with coconut shavings, vanilla frosting, and a smorgasbord of candies like orange slices, sour gummy ropes, raspberries etc.! *Applause, applause, applause, I live for the applause-plause, live for the applause-plause*
Salted Caramel Popcorn Cupcakes
Reminds you of fall and going to the movies, doesn’t it? This video starts off by showing you how to prepare a delicious salted caramel to pour over your cupcakes. These are perfect to distribute to kids instead of candy. They might reconsider scaring the living hell out of you!
Spiced Rum Cupcakes
If grown-ups want to give adulating a break and organize a Halloween party then these cupcakes are perfect to kick-start the event! With some spiced cranberry rum, lime, ginger ale and butter cake, these cupcakes will be a hit among all. This video uses green food colouring to give the icing a nice monster green slime look but you can use any colour you want! The scarier it looks, the better!
Mountain Dew Doritos Cupcakes
You might be a bit apprehensive to try this one out. But if they turn out to taste weirdly delicious then hey! OR they might be gross. We’ll let you decide. Now, Mountain Dew, Nacho Cheese Doritos, and cupcakes separately, I don’t have a problem with but put together, I’m not entirely sure about this one! Watch Nerdy Nummies show you how its done!
Chicken and Waffle Cupcakes
These are breakfast cupcakes you can serve on any morning or for brunch! Made using honey chicken nuggets, waffles and cream, these cupcakes taste great!
The traditional night-time campfire treat on a cupcake! Hearing a lot of YAAAS. Made using roasted marshmallows, chocolate, graham crackers, these cupcakes are SO yummy – one bite of the moist, tender chocolate cupcake and you’ll never want to go back to eating plain cupcakes again!
Is it a dessert or a greasy dessert? It is the second! This recipe uses lemon cake as the base for constructing this burger/dessert, meaty-brownie patties, with red frosting serving as ketchup and yellow frosting serving as cheese and shavings of coconuts dyed green, you’ll totally fool your friends with this one! Save it for maybe the first of April? YES.
Surprise Pinata Cupcakes
Fill your basic chocolate cupcake with buttercream frosting, sprinkles, M&M’s, and ice cream wafers and you’re done! Warn your guests and kids, so when they bite into them they have an explosion of the aforementioned items surprising them completely!