Yield: 24 cupcakes

Monster Eyeball Cupcakes

Monster Eyeball Cupcakes (2)

Monster Eyeball Cupcakes are made with a rich chocolate cupcakes and topped with sweet green frosting and candy eyeballs. Easy to make and simple for kids to help with!

Ingredients

CUPCAKES:

  • 1 box chocolate cake mix
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 3 eggs

FROSTING:

  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 2 pound bag powdered sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup water
  • green food coloring
  • small candy eyes

Instructions

Pre-heat oven to 325F.

Combine cake mix, 1 cup water, 3 eggs and vegetable oil in a large bowl.

Whisk together until smooth.

Line a muffin/cupcake tin with liners.

Fill each cupcake liner about 1/2 way full.

Bake for 20 minutes or until done. Cool Completely.

MAKING FROSTING:

Add butter and shortening to bowl of mixer. Beat together until smooth.

Add green food coloring.

Mix in vanilla and powdered sugar until combined and smooth.

Add 1/4 cup water and whip on high for 3-5 minutes until fluffy. Add more water 1 tablespoon at a time if needed.

To decorate:

Filling a piping bag, fitted with a large star tip, with the green frosting and pipe a swirl onto the cupcake.

Add candy eyes to cupcakes.

Notes

amount of candy eyes is up to you