Scary Spider Web Cupcakes

Thursday, December 6th 2007, 11:27 am
By: News On 6

1 box devil's food cake mix
Water, canola oil, and eggs called for on cake mix box
1 container Rich & Creamy vanilla frosting
3 drops red food color
4 to 5 drops yellow food color
1 tube black decorating gel
48 large black gumdrops
1. Heat oven to 350. Make and cool cupcakes as directed on box for 24 cupcakes.
2. Tint frosting with red and yellow food colors to make orange frosting. Spread frosting over tops of cupcakes.
3. Squeeze circles of decorating gel on each cupcake; pull knife through gel from center outward to make web. To make each spider, roll out 1 gumdrop and cut out 8 strips for legs; place another gumdrop on top. Space spider on cupcake. Store loosely covered at room temperature.
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Karen Sprick