Holiday Ornament Cupcakes

Holiday Ornament Cupcakes

Looking for a creative dessert using Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® cake mix? Then check out these beautiful cupcakes decorated like Christmas ornaments.

Prep Time

20

Minutes

Total Time

1:20

Hr:Mins

Makes

24

servings

1
box (1 lb 2.25 oz) Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® white cake mix
Water, vegetable oil and egg whites called for on cake box
6
cups powdered sugar
2/3 cup butter or margarine, softened
1
tablespoon vanilla
3
to 4 tablespoons milk
24
small candy canes
Red and green jelly beans
Red cinnamon candies
Red string licorice
Red and green candy-coated chocolate-covered sunflower seeds
  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Place paper baking cup in each of 24 regular-size muffin cups or spray with cooking spray.
  2. Make and bake cake as directed on box for cupcakes, using water, oil and egg whites. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pans to cooling racks. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  3. In large bowl, mix powdered sugar and butter with spoon or electric mixer on low speed. Stir in vanilla and 3 tablespoons milk. Gradually beat in just enough remaining milk to make frosting smooth and spreadable. Frost cupcakes generously.
  4. Create ornament designs using assorted candies. Use top of candy cane to create a “hook” on each cupcake.
Makes 24 servings (1 cupcake)

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 325
    • Total Fat 11g
      • (Saturated Fat 4g,),
    • Sodium 199mg;
    • Total Carbohydrate 58g
      • (Dietary Fiber 1/2g,
    • Protein 1 1/2g;
    Percent Daily Value*:
      Exchanges:
      • 1 Starch;
      • 3 Other Carbohydrate;
      • 2 Fat;
      Carbohydrate Choices:
      • 4;
      *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.