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!



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


  • 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


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.


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.


amount of candy eyes is up to you