Easter Basket Cupcakes

Easter basket cupcakes are really easy to make. With shredded coconut, some green food coloring and some Easter candy, you can create unique Easter cupcake gifts to give out.

Easter Basket CupcakesTo create the Easter basket cupcakes you will need:

  • Pre baked Cupcakes
  • Vanilla Cake Icing
  • Green Food Coloring
  • Shredded Coconut
  • Jelly Beans or Whopper Eggs
  • Chocolate Bunny’s
  • Pipe Cleaner or Tin Foil for Basket Handle
  • Clear Cellophane
  • Colorful Ribbons
  • Easter Cheer and a Warm Heart:)

How To Make The Easter Basket Cupcakes:

Start by icing each cupcake with green colored frosting. You can you use regular buttercream frosting or the pro cake decorators icing.

Next, add some green food coloring to your shredded coconut. You can use a plastic baggie and place the coconut and food coloring in together and shake the baggie until the food coloring is evenly mixed into the coconut. Once you get the color you want, sprinkle it on top of your iced cupcake.

Add a few pieces of candy eggs or jelly beans and a small chocolate rabbit.

Next add your pipe cleaner or aluminum foil for the Easter basket handle.

Wrap in clear cellophane and tie the top with a pretty curled ribbon.

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2 comments to Easter Basket Cupcakes

  • Wow these are great, I usually make fairy cakes and gingerbread men with my kids so I will deffo be giving these a try this Easter.
    Thanks for the brilliant ideas ๐Ÿ™‚

  • mariah

    These are wonderful, thanks a lot. I will probably make these with the kids next Easter, you’ve given me a lot inspiration for easter 2012 which was already one of the nicest things I was really looking forward too in 2012 anyway.

    Good day to you and good luck with the site

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