Chocolate Job

Easter Chick Cupcakes

Chickens in cupcakes? They look really surprisingly realistic! Wow!

How to make Easter chick cupcakes?

Ingredients

For the Cupcakes:

  • 1 2/3 cups all-purpose flour 215g
  • 1 cup sugar 200g
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda 1g
  • 1 tsp baking powder 4g
  • 3/4 cup salted butter 170g
  • 3 egg whites
  • 1 tbsp vanilla extract 15mL
  • 1/2 cup sour cream 120ml
  • 1/2 cup milk 120ml

For the Buttercream:

  • 6 cups confectioner’s sugar 66og
  • 1 cup softened butter 225g
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream 60mL
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract 5mL
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 175g

For the Chicks

  • 2 cups fondant
  • 8 drops yellow food coloring
  • 2 drops orange food coloring
  • 1 tsp dark sprinkles

Buttercream frosting video recipe

Author of video content: Preppy Kitchen

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