Initially Yours

Initially Yours

The perfect way to personalize cupcakes for weddings, showers, birthdays and engagement parties. Pipe melted candy initials in your own writing style, refrigerate to set and position on cupcakes. It's a little touch that gives the occasion a special feeling!

Each serves 1.

Step 1

Step 1: Make Candy Letters

In advance, trace letters on paper; place on board and cover with waxed paper. Using melted candy in cut parchment bag, pipe letters. Pipe pull-out spikes, about 3/4 in. long, on bottom of letters to insert into cupcakes. Refrigerate to set.

Step 2

Step 2: Make Cupcakes

Bake cupcakes in jumbo baking cup in jumbo muffin pan 20-22 minutes; cool completely. Or, purchase standard non-decorated cupcakes from the supermarket or local bakery.

Step 3

Step 3: Decorate Cupcakes

Prepare buttercream icing; if desired, tint icing a light brown color. Using spatula, ice cupcakes smooth. Just before serving, carefully remove candy letters from waxed paper. Insert letters into top of cupcakes.

The Public Television cake decorating show providing easy projects for special celebrations. Not intended to replace instructional classes.