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Father’s Day Cupcake Decorating Ideas

June 19, 2009
Photo from EasyCupcakes.com


Recipes from Celebrations.com

Fruit Roll-Up Necktie Cupcakes

  • Ice cupcakes with white frosting.
  • Use clean scissors to cut necktie shapes out of fruit roll-ups.
  • Place fruit roll-up neckties on top of iced cupcakes.
  • Ice cupcakes with white frosting.
  • Use clean scissors to cut necktie shapes out of fruit roll-ups.
  • Place fruit roll-up neckties on top of iced cupcakes.

D-A-D Cupcakes

  • Ice cupcakes with any frosting you like.
  • Spell the letters in “Dad” on individual cupcakes using mini M&Ms.
  • Sprinkle mini M&Ms on remaining cupcakes in the batch.
  • Arrange cupcake on a platter with the D-A-D cupcakes in the center and the rest surrounding it.

Golf Green Cupcakes

  • Tint white frosting green with food coloring and ice cupcakes.
  • Tint sweetened flaked coconut green with food coloring and mix until color is throughout. Sprinkle green coconut on top of cupcakes.
  • Make little golf flags using a toothpick and a triangular piece of construction paper for each flag. Tape the paper to the top of the toothpick to resemble a golf flag and write “Dad” on the flag. Insert a flag into each cupcake.
  • To make mini golf balls, mix 1/2 cup powdered sugar with 1/2 teaspoon of water until sugar is moistened but stiff like clay; add more water if necessary. Roll mixture into little golf balls and place a ball on each cupcake.

Hot Dog on the Grill Cupcake:

  • Ice a cupcake with chocolate frosting.
  • Pipe lines of white or yellow decorator’s icing across the cupcake so it resembles the grate on a grill or barbeque.
  • Place a bubblegum hot dog on top of each cupcake.
  • Optional: Pipe a squiggle of red or yellow decorator’s icing on the hot dogs as ketchup or mustard.

How to make Basketball Cupcakes:

  • Draw on the basketball lines with black icing or black decorating gel.
  • Create two semi-circles and a line down the middle to make a basketball design.
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