Coastline Cupcakes

Coastline Cupcakes

Individual treats are more popular than ever, and since a single batch of batter can make at least 2 dozen, why not mix it up a bit and offer a variety of decorations, all so easy-to-do. Perfect for any beach-themed bash!

Each serves 1.

Step 1

Step 1: Bake the Cupcakes

Spray silicone baking cups with vegetable pan spray. Prepare cake batter; stir in 1/4 cup blue jimmies sprinkles. Fill prepared cups 2/3 full with cake batter. Bake according to recipe instructions. Cool completely.

Step 2

Step 2: Decorate Shark Fin Cupcake

Melt Candy Melts following package instructions. Tint gray with black candy color. Pour tinted candy into the top fin only of the angel fish; refrigerate until firm. Unmold. Top cupcake with blue Sparkle Gel; smooth with spatula. Insert “shark fin” into icing.

Step 3

Step 3: Decorate Tidewater Treat Cupcake

Spatula ice cupcake smooth with white buttercream icing. Top half of cupcake with blue Sparkle Gel; smooth with spatula. Sprinkle granulated brown sugar over opposite half of cupcake. Place candle on cupcake; insert umbrella favor.

Step 4

Step 4: Decorate Beachcomer Dunes Cupcake

Tint buttercream icing light rose. Cover cupcake tops with tip 1M swirl. Press sandal candle into icing.

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