Easy Oscar Cupcakes

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Are you ready for the Oscars this weekend?! Have you watched all the nominated movies and are you going to vote on who is going to win? Personally, I have fallen quite behind with the nominated movies. It’s been so busy, that I don’t think I’ve even seen one nominated film this year! I guess there’s always next year.

Speaking of the Oscars, I’ve got some festive cupcakes for you to try. Seriously though, they are the easiest cupcakes you will ever make. The cake only calls for two ingredients. They are another variation of the Pink Lemonade Cupcakes, which I featured a couple years ago. If the backdrop looks familiar, it’s because it was last used for my Beauty & the Beast themed Cupcakes. Hard to believe that was already a year ago.

I wanted to make them golden and fizzy for the Oscars. The edible stars and cupcake toppers make them red carpet ready. By the way, If the backdrop looks familiar, it’s because it was last used for my Beauty & the Beast themed Cupcakes. Hard to believe that was already a year ago!

(By the way, If the backdrop looks familiar, it’s because it was last used for my Beauty & the Beast themed Cupcakes. Hard to believe that was already a year ago!)

 

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Mix flour, cocoa powder, baking soda and salt in medium bowl. Set aside.-119

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Line two muffin pans with liners and pre-heat oven to 350 degrees. Put cake mix in a bowl.

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Mix the cake mix and soda together.

 

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Distribute evenly into the lined muffin pans and bake for 19-21 min. Let cool completely before icing.

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Meanwhile, cream the butter for the frosting.

 

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Add the confectioner’s sugar one cup at a time. Beat on high for 2-5 min.

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Follow with the vanilla. Mix in the milk one Tablespoon at a time and beat for an additional minute.

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Place Icing in piping bag and snip tip at desired width.

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Place a topper in to the center of each cupcake and top with edible stars.

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Don’t forget to dress your red carpet ready cupcakes with some sparkly cupcake wrappers.

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