Fred's tips

Black writing icing is great for piping spiders webs and other Halloween images

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    Prep Time: 15 Min
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    Cooking Time: 20 Min
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    Difficulty: Medium
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    Makes: 6 cupcakes


  • 1 x Homepride sponge cake recipe
  • 50g butter, softened
  • 100g icing sugar
  • ½ tsp vanilla extract
  • few drops orange food colouring
  • Halloween decorations
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Make the cupcakes as per the Homepride sponge cake recipe and leave to cool.

For the icing; beat all the ingredients together until smooth. Spread the butter icing over the cakes and top with sprinkles and decorations.