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Easter Unicorn cupcake nest 

  • PREP TIME: 20 minutes
  • COOK TIME: 15 minutes

Preheat the oven to 200°C/180°C fan/gas mark 6.

Step 1

Make up the Fate low protein chocolate flavour cake mix following the instructions on the packet.

Step 2

Divide the mixture equally between the cupcake cases.

Step 3

Bake in the oven for 20 minutes. Once baked, remove from the oven and allow to cool completely.

Step 4

Divided the butter cream in to 2 bowls add in 2 to 3 drops food colourings in to bowl and mix well.

Step 5

Place ½  the Butter cream into piping bag.

Step 6

Divided the rest of the buttercream between the 4 of cupcakes and spread thin lay over the top. Repeat the process with other Buttercream on the top of  4 cupcakes.

Step 7

Take the piping and pipe 2cm collar around the side each cupcake.

Step 8

Take the cupcake and dip into the cake sprinkles, the rim of cupcake should be comply covered in cake sprinkles.

Step 9

Add the Jelly beans to the middle of your cupcake.

You will need 2 Piping bag and piping nozzle.



  • Cupcakes:
  • 250g Fate low protein chocolate flavour cake mix
  • 65g Soft margarine
  • 125ml Water
  • To decorate:
  • 400g Betty Crocker vanilla buttercream style icing
  • 2 different food colourings
  • 100gm Cake sprinkles 
  • 150gm of permitted jelly beans