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Bat Cupcakes (made with OREOs) DIY
What You Need
  • Chocolate Boxed Cake Mix PLUS Ingredients OR Premade Cupcakes
  • 1 cup butter
  • 2 cups icing sugar
  • 1/2 cup cocoa powder
  • 2 Tablespoons milk
  • 24 OREO cookies
  • 24 Reese's Mini Cups
  • 2 oz melting chocolate
  • Candy eyes
Instructions
  1. Prepare the cake mix according to box directions if you are going that route.
  2. Portion out 1/3 cup of batter into 24 prepared cupcake liners.
  3. Bake at 375F (not 350) to achieve a domed effect, for 15-18 minutes until an inserted toothpick comes out clean.
  4. Meanwhile, prepare the frosting and candy bats.
  5. Whip the butter, icing sugar, and cocoa powder together and adjust the consistency with milk (or more icing sugar if it gets too runny).
  6. Spoon the frosting into a piping bag with a spiral tip.
  7. Melt the melting chocolate in a microwave proof dish in 30 second intervals, stirring well in between heatings.
  8. Using a sharp kitchen knife, cut the OREO cookies in half and attach.