These festive cupcakes will look perfect as a centerpiece at any kid or adult Halloween party.
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3 cups all-purpose flour
1 tablespoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups sugar
3/4 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
4 large Land O Lakes® Eggs
1 cup milk
2 teaspoons freshly grated orange zest
1 1/2 cups Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
2 cups powdered sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 (7-ounce) jars marshmallow crème
2 to 4 tablespoons orange juice
Yellow food color
Orange food color
24 candy corn candies, if desired
Heat oven to 350°F. Place paper baking cups into 24 muffin pan cups; set aside.
Combine all cupcake ingredients in bowl; beat on low speed until combined. Increase speed to medium; beat until well mixed.
Spoon batter evenly into muffin cups. Bake 18-22 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 5 minutes in pan; remove to cooling rack. Cool completely.
Combine 1 1/2 cups butter, powdered sugar and vanilla in bowl. Beat on medium speed until creamy. Add marshmallow crème; continue beating until well mixed. Add orange juice, tablespoon at a time, until frosting is spreading consistency.
Spoon 1 1/2 cups frosting into one bowl; tint with yellow color. Place 1 1/4 cups frosting into second bowl; tint with orange food color.
Place yellow, orange and white frosting each into separate piping bags fitted with star tips. Pipe yellow frosting in swirled circle pattern onto each cupcake; pipe orange frosting onto yellow frosting. Top with white frosting to create candy corn colors. Place 1 candy corn into white frosting, if desired.
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Very good, I kept adding oj until I got the thin icing, but not watery, great fall recipe, kids loved em, thanks
nice recipe but not appropriate for a cupcakes. The finished product was too heavy for cupcakes
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Let’s make the most of this fun and decorative holiday with festive Halloween cupcakes - after all, Halloween only comes once a year. The cupcakes in this collection are spooky, batty and some are even smiling, but you’ll forget all your fears once you take the first bite.