Santa Legs “Oops” Cupcakes

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The kids will love these! Have a little fun with these Santa Legs "oops" cupcakes. Make these just for fun at home with the kids or they would be a big hit at your Holiday Party!

Santa Legs “Oops” Cupcakes

 

These are so cute 🙂 The kids will love these! Have a little fun with these Santa Legs “oops” cupcakes. Make these just for fun at home with the kids or they would be a big hit at your Holiday Party!

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Santa Legs "Oops" Cupcakes
 
The cutest cupcakes ever!!
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Recipe type: Dessert
Ingredients
  • 1 box Cake Mix
  • 3 Eggs
  • 1 cup Water
  • ⅓ cup Vegetable Oil
  • 24 Pretzel rods broken in half
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 4 cups confectioners sugar
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • ½ cup Red Candy Melts
  • ½ cup Black Candy Melts
  • Wilton Star Tip
Instructions
  1. Make cupcakes according to directions.
  2. Let cool.
  3. In a large bowl, cream the butter and add vanilla.
  4. Mix in the sugar one cup at a time.
  5. Beat in the milk mixing until fluffy.
  6. Transfer icing to the corner of large size zipper bag, try to minimize trapped air and close. Clip a small piece off the corner to pipe. I use a Wilton Star Tip in a circular motion.
  7. Heat Red Candy Chips by microwaving for 30 seconds stirring and repeating until melted.
  8. Heat Black Candy Chips by microwaving for 30 seconds stirring and repeating until melted.
  9. Dip broken end of pretzel in red candy leaving about 1 inch on end.
  10. Place on wax paper and allow to dry.
  11. Dip uncoated end of pretzel in black candy.
  12. Place on wax paper and allow to dry.
  13. Ice the top of the cupcake.
  14. Place 2 coated pretzels in the top of each.

 

The kids will love these! Have a little fun with these Santa Legs "oops" cupcakes. Make these just for fun at home with the kids or they would be a big hit at your Holiday Party!

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 box Cake Mix
  • 3 Eggs
  • 1 cup Water
  • 1/3 cup Vegetable Oil
  • 24 Pretzel rods broken in half
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 4 cups confectioners sugar
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • 1/2 cup Red Candy Melts
  • 1/2 cup Black Candy Melts
  • Wilton Star Tip

The kids will love these! Have a little fun with these Santa Legs "oops" cupcakes. Make these just for fun at home with the kids or they would be a big hit at your Holiday Party!

DIRECTIONS

  1. Make cupcakes according to directions.
  2. Let cool.
  3. In a large bowl, cream the butter and add vanilla.
  4. Mix in the sugar one cup at a time.
  5. Beat in the milk mixing until fluffy.
  6. Transfer icing to the corner of large size zipper bag, try to minimize trapped air and close. Clip a small piece off the corner to pipe. I used a Wilton Star Tip in a circular motion.
  7. Heat Red Candy Chips by microwaving for 30 seconds stirring and repeating until melted.
  8. Heat Black Candy Chips by microwaving for 30 seconds stirring and repeating until melted.
  9. Dip broken end of pretzel in red candy leaving about 1 inch on end.
  10. Place on wax paper and allow to dry.
  11. Dip uncoated end of pretzel in black candy.
  12. Place on wax paper and allow to dry.
  13. Ice the top of the cupcake.
  14. Place 2 coated pretzels in the top of each.

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Comments

  1. Totally adore these and know the kids would too (perhaps even the one who doesn’t like cake). Thanks for sharing with #ThrowbackThursdaylinkup. Pinned to our linky board and my Christmas board!
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  3. How adorable!! Thanks for linking up to Merry Monday! Pinned & to my Christmas Board! Have a great week!
    Kim

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