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Easy to decorate Apple Cupcakes ideal for school treats, end of school parties or back to school for the kids.

Simple Apple Cupcakes

Easy to decorate Apple Cupcakes ideal for school treats, end of school parties or back to school for the kids.

Course Cake
Keyword Cupcakes
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Decorating 10 minutes
Total Time 22 minutes
Servings 12 Cupcakes
Author Cerys Parker

Ingredients

  • Simple Cupcake Recipe Ingredients Check the Notes at the end of the recipe for Link to Recipe
  • Vanilla Buttercream Check the Notes at the end of the recipe for Link to Recipe
  • Red or Green Food Colouring
  • Green Fondant Icing
  • Chocolate Finger

Instructions

  1. Mix up the cupcake batter as per the instructions.

  2. Before adding to the cupcake liners roll a small ball of foil and place between the liner and the muffin tin.

  3. Add the cupcake batter to the liners and cook for between 12 and 15 minutes.

  4. Whilst the cupcakes are cooling make up the Vanilla Buttercream frosting.

  5. Add in the red or green food colouring paste and mix well.

  6. Roll out the green fondant and use the leaf cutter shape to cut a leaf for each of the apples.

  7. Cut the chocolate fingers into half these will be the stalks.

  8. Assemble the cupcakes by using a piping bag and nozzle decorate the apple shaped cupcakes.

  9. Add a leaf per cupcake near the indent at the top.

  10. Complete with a chocolate finger stalk and let the frosting set.

Recipe Notes

Recipe for the Simple Cupcakes.

Recipe for the Vanilla Buttercream Frosting.