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Pumpkin Cupcakes Perfect For October

Pumpkin Cupcakes Perfect For October

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Pumpkin Cupcakes Perfect For October

Pumpkin Cupcakes are the perfect baking treat for October or even Halloween. Today we have some fabulous Pumpkin Cupcakes to share with you. It’s a simple and easy recipe to follow and lots of fun! You can make these on your own or try making them with the kids at home or in the classroom. It’s bound to bring a lot of pumpkin happiness as you make these Autumn Cupcakes.

Pumpkin Cupcakes Perfect For October

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What You Will Need To Make These Pumpkin Cupcakes

ingredients for pumpkin cupcakes

Yields: 12 decorated cupcakes. So let’s get Baking!

How To Make Pumpkin Cupcakes

I’ll begin by sharing how to make these Halloween cupcakes step by step. There’s also a recipe card at the end of the post for future reference.

Pumpkin Cupcakes Perfect For October

Step One

Line a baking sheet with wax paper. Place drops of both of your gel food colouring onto fondant and fold until completely tinted. It should come out a bright orange colour.

Pumpkin Cupcakes making the pumpkins from icing

Step Two

Roll out 15-18 1-inch fondant spheres. Place an indent on the top of each sphere. Press a toothpick vertically around the edge of your sphere to give it lines and have it shaped as a pumpkin.

Pumpkin Cupcakes making the pumpkins from icing

Step Three

Decorate leaves and a stem on top of each pumpkin fondant with your green and brown decorating icing.

Pumpkin Cupcakes decorating pumpkins

Step Four

Beat butter, confectioners’ sugar and milk on medium-speed with an electric mixer. Gradually increase speed to high and add 2 drops of green gel food colouring. Continue beating until smooth and completely coloured.

Pumpkin Cupcakes making the pumpkins from icing

Step Five

Add green buttercream into a frosting bag and pipe out buttercream on each cupcake. Top with 1-3 fondant pumpkins. Enjoy!

Super cute pumpkin cupcakes

Pumpkin Cupcake Recipe you will love


Pumpkin Cupcakes Perfect For October

Pumpkin Cupcakes Perfect For October
Today we have some fabulous Pumpkin Cupcakes to share with you. It’s a simple and easy recipe to follow and lots of fun! You can make these on your own or try making them with the kids at home or in the classroom.

Ingredients

  • 1 dozen of your favourite chocolate cupcakes
  • 4-5 oz. white fondant
  • 2 drops yellow gel food colouring
  • 3 drops red gel food colouring
  • Green decorating icing
  • Brown (chocolate) decorating icing
  • 1 stick butter, softened
  • 2 cups confectioners’ sugar
  • 3-4 tbsp milk
  • Green gel food colouring

Instructions

Line a baking sheet with wax paper. Place drops of both of your gel food colouring onto fondant and fold until completely tinted. It should come out a bright orange colour.

Roll out 15-18 1-inch fondant spheres. Place an indent on the top of each sphere. Press a toothpick vertically around the edge of your sphere to give it lines and have it shaped as a pumpkin.

Decorate leaves and a stem on top of each pumpkin fondant with your green and brown decorating icing.

Beat butter, confectioners’ sugar and milk on medium-speed with an electric mixer. Gradually increase speed to high and add 2 drops of green gel food colouring. Continue beating until smooth and completely coloured.

Add green buttercream into a frosting bag and pipe out buttercream on each cupcake. Top with 1-3 fondant pumpkins. Enjoy!

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