MENU
  • Pinterest
    55
  • Print
    95
  • Save
    4K
  • Facebook
    34
  • Email
    9

Birthday Cupcakes

  • Prep 10 min
  • Total 1 hr 40 min
  • Servings 24

Ring-shaped hard candies or jelly beans do double-duty by making yummy cupcake toppers and candleholders for these ever-so-easy birthday treats. MORE + LESS -

Ingredients

1
box Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ yellow cake mix
Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on cake mix box
1
container Betty Crocker™ Rich & Creamy frosting (any flavor)
24
ring-shaped hard candies or jelly bean candies, if desired

Steps

Hide Images
  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pans). Make and cool cake as directed on box for 24 cupcakes.
  • 2
    Frost with frosting. Decorate with candies. Store loosely covered at room temperature.

Expert Tips

  • End your zoo-themed party with these fun-to-eat cupcakes. Just top frosted cupcakes with animal crackers and candy sprinkles.
  • Chocoholics will want to use chocolate cake mix and chocolate frosting. Sprinkling with miniature chocolate chips and drizzling with melted white chocolate turns these simple cupcakes into bakery delights!
  • Get a party menu, prep guide, tips, party games, activities and more for a Zoo-rrific Kid's Birthday Party!

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Cupcake
Calories
210
Calories from Fat
90
% Daily Value
Total Fat
9g
15%
Saturated Fat
2 1/2g
13%
Trans Fat
2g
Cholesterol
25mg
9%
Sodium
190mg
8%
Potassium
30mg
1%
Total Carbohydrate
30g
10%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
21g
Protein
1g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
4%
4%
Iron
2%
2%
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

© 2017 ®/TM General Mills All Rights Reserved

Comment