These mutant spiders are really mini cupcakes coated with black sanding sugar. Beware their cinnamon-candy eyes, marshmallow fangs, and licorice legs!
SourceMartha Stewart Kids, Fall
Mini chocolate cupcakes One-Bowl Chocolate Cupcakes
Black sanding sugar
1 bag cinnamon candy
1 bag marshmallows
1 bag black licorice
Pour batter from chocolate cupcake recipe into 2 1/2 mini muffin tins with paper liners.
Ice mini cupcakes with vanilla buttercream and coat icing with black sanding sugar. Use cinnamon candy for eyes. For legs, attach 8 pieces of black licorice. For fangs, cut out tiny cone shapes from a marshmallow and attach.