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Despicable Me Minion Cupcakes


Despicable Me Minion cupcakes are perfect for birthday parties, as well as just having fun! Let the kids help you decorate and make them original!

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  • 6 pre-made and frosted cupcakes
  • 12 Twinkies
  • Smarties or any round candies or ready make candy eyes, for the eyes
  • 2 tablespoons brown sprinkles
  • 1 tube black writing icing


Servings 12
Preparation time 15mins
Cooking time 30mins


Step 1

Cut the twinkies in half.

Squeeze two dots of black icing on the smarties or other candies to act as glue.

Add the smarties or other candies as eyes, colorful or just plain white.

Draw pupils on the eyes, a mouth, goggles using black writing icing.

Place a few chocolate sprinkles on the minion’s head for hair.

Finally, put the minions cut side down on top of each frosted cupcake.

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