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Make these turkey cupcakes for your Thanksgiving dinner! Kids and adults alike will love these easy to make desserts! #thanksgiving #cupcakes #turkey
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Turkey Cupcakes

Author Angie Holden

What You Will Need

  • Cake mix calls for oil, eggs and water
  • Chocolate frosting
  • Large and small candy eyes
  • Candy corn marshmallows find them on Amazon here
  • Decorating bag
  • Large star decorating tip
  • Cupcake liners
  • Cupcake pan
  • Large mixing bowl
  • Hand or stand mixer


  • Preheat your oven to 350° and line a cupcake pan with cupcake liners.
  • In a large mixing bowl, combine your cake mix, oil, eggs and water and mix using a hand or stand mixer.
  • Fill your cupcake liners up 3/4 the way full with cake batter and then bake for 15 minutes.
  • Let your cupcakes cool.
  • Place a large star decorating tip in a decorating bag and then fill up with frosting.
  • Then frost each cupcake starting in the center and working your way to the outside.
  • Place a large and small candy eye onto the center of each cupcake and a candy corn marshmallow upside down underneath eyes.
  • Now fan out about 5 candy corn marshmallows above the eyes around the top of the cupcakes.