1 box of Chocolate Cake Mix
Ingredients called for on Cake Mix Box
1 tube Cake Mate® Writing Gel in Black
12 Cherries with Stems
24 Almond Slices
12 Chocolate Candy Kisses
STEP 1 Prepare cake mix according to the box instructions.
STEP 2 Using 12 baking cups, line a muffin pan and bake cupcakes following the directions on the cake mix box.
STEP 3 Let cupcakes cool completely.
STEP 4 Using Cake Mate® Decorating Icing in Green, attach tip #18 to pipe a tight spiral on 4 cupcakes.
STEP 5 Repeat STEP 4 with the red and white icings.
STEP 6 Assemble the Mouse Using the Cake Mate® Decorating Icing in the color that matches the cupcake the mouse will sit on, attach tip #5 to pipe a dot of icing on the bottom of the chocolate candy. Stick 2 almond slices to the dot making the ears. Pipe a dot of icing to the back of the ears and stick on a cherry with the stem pointing up. Carefully place the mouse on the top of the cupcake. Repeat for all 12 cupcakes.
STEP 7 Using Cake Mate® Writing Gel in black, pipe 2 small dots on each chocolate mouse face, creating the eyes.
Celebrate & Enjoy!