Cupcake Fruit Bowl

Cupcake Fruit Bowl

Eating fruit was never tastier! All it takes is a basic round tip to make these cherries, grapes, apples and pears – even beginners will be successful! Inside, there’s a secret ingredient: avocado (also a fruit) accentuated with a perky trio of citrus flavors.

Each serves 1.

Step 1

Step 1: Prepare Cupcakes

Line muffin pan with baking cups. Fill 3/4 full with Citrus Avocado Cupcake batter. Bake 18-20 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely before decorating.

Step 2

Step 2: Ice Cupcakes

Ice cupcake tops smooth in buttercream. Pour colored sugars into separate bowls. Dip cupcake edges in colored sugar and roll to create a ring effect around the cupcake edge.

Step 3

Step 3: Decorate Apple Cupcakes

Pipe tip 10 red ball apple, pulling ball up from cupcake surface. Add tip 3 brown stem and tip 349 green leaf.

Step 4

Step 4: Decorate Pear Cupcakes

Pipe tip 10 green ball, decreasing pressure and pulling up to elongate shape. Add tip 3 brown pull-out dot stem.

Step 5

Step 5: Decorate Cherry Cupcakes

Pipe two tip 10 red balls, pulling ball up from cupcake surface. Add tip 3 brown outline stem, connecting both cherries and tip 349 green leaves.

Step 6

Step 6: Decorate Grape Cupcakes

Pipe tip 5 purple dots starting with 3 dots in the first row, 5 in the second, 4 in the third, 2 in the fourth and 1 in the fifth (last) row. Add a tip 2 brown outline stem and tip 349 green leaf above the first row.

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