Spiderweb cupcakes are an easy way to make your Halloween festive! 

spiderweb cupcakes


The fastest way to make something Halloweenish is to throw a spiderweb on it. You can add a spiderweb to brownies, cupcakes, or cookies. Supersize your web and put a huge one on a brownie or cookie pizza.
The possibilities are endless. If you want add black plastic spiders on top of your web.
spiderweb cupcakes


Spiderweb Cupcakes

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This quick icing trick can turn any cupcakes into Halloween spiderwebs.
Prep Time: 10 mins
Cook Time: 20 mins
Total Time: 30 mins
Servings: 12 cupcakes


  • 1 box of chocolate cake mix
  • 1 container vanilla frosting
  • 1 tube black decorating gel
  • orange food coloring


  • Bake cupcakes according to package directions. Cool.
  • Add orange food coloring to vanilla frosting container and stir with a spoon.
  • Frost cupcakes with an even layer of orange frosting.
  • Using the black decorating gel make 3 circles starting in the middle and moving outward.
  • Take a knife and starting at the middle circle slowly drag it to the outermost circle.
  • Garnish with plastic black spiders if desired.
Cuisine: American
Course: Dessert