These mutant spiders are really mini cupcakes coated with black sanding sugar. Beware their cinnamon-candy eyes, marshmallow fangs, and licorice legs!
Martha Stewart Kids, Fall
Yield 5 dozen mini cupcakes
- Mini chocolate cupcakes One-Bowl Chocolate Cupcakes (http://www.marthastewart.com/282243/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.
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