Microphone Cupcakes

This unique birthday treat should inspire some singing!

Prep time: 45 min.

Baking time: 20 min.

Difficulty: Easy

What you'll need:

1 bag 3 MUSKETEERS Brand Miniatures

2 bags M&M'S Brand Milk Chocolate Candies

1 18.25-oz. box favorite cake mix

24 brightly colored wafer cones

2 cans vanilla frosting

Blue, green, yellow & red food coloring

4 pieces red or black licorice laces

Blue, green, yellow & red sprinkles

2 12-cup muffin tins

Paper cupcake liners

What to do:

Unwrap and chop the 3 MUSKETEERS Brand Miniatures. Prepare the cake

mix according to the directions on the package. Fold the candy into

the batter, before transferring it to the muffin tins lined with

paper cupcake liners.

Bake in a preheated 350-degree oven for 20 minutes.

Line the wafer cones on the counter. Fill each cone with 1/4 cup of

M&M'S Brand Milk Chocolate Candies. Unwrap the cupcakes from the

paper. Place one cupcake on top of each cone.

Divide the frosting between 4 bowls. With the food coloring, tint

each bowl a different color to the desired shade. Cover the cupcakes

with the frosting and matching sprinkles.

Separate the M&M'S Brand Milk Chocolate Candies into matching colors

of frosting. Dab M&M'S Brand Milk Chocolate Candies with frosting,

and make a continuous line of M&M'S around the top edge of the cones.

Cut each licorice lace into 6 pieces. Pierce a small hole in the

bottom of each cone, and slide a piece of licorice inside.

Makes 24 microphones..


Kelly in IL