Should you cross the path of these black cat cupcakes, you will be sure to stop and pick one up and promptly pop one into your mouth. They are as tasty as they are cute, plus very appropriate for this time of year.
Be it school parties, office kitchens, or just a sweet surprise, these cupcakes are a smash hit with nearly everyone. You will want to save this recipe and use it again. You will be asked to make “just one more batch.” They are that delicious.
These little cupcakes are very easy to conjure up, inexpensive to make and also require very little time to complete. The prep time is a mere fifteen minutes, while the bake and cooling time is just twenty minutes. The recipe yields two dozen.
The ingredients you will need are a package of chocolate cake mix, one 16-ounce can of dark chocolate frosting, twelve chocolate sandwich cookies, quartered, 48 green jelly beans, 24 black jelly beans and 24 pieces of black rope licorice.
Bake the cupcakes according to the directions on the box. Let cool then frost with can of frosting. After the cupcakes are frosted use the quartered sandwich cookies for ears, the green jelly beans for eyes, the black jelly beans for noses and the rope licorice for whiskers.
You can also make variations using orange cake mix and orange frosting and different colors of jelly beans to form eyes and nose. You can use vanilla or lemon sandwich cookies for the ears. .Calico cats are also a popular choice since they are midnight black, pumpkin orange, and ghostly white!!