Elephant cupcakes

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The kids are just going to love these quirky elephant cupcakes. They’re much easier to make than you may think, thanks to our step-by-step picture recipe from our cupcake queen, Victoria Threader.

This recipe makes 12 basic vanilla cupcakes but you can choose whatever cupcakes flavour suits you. The cupcakes will take 30 mins to bake in the oven and 1hr and 35 mins to make the toppers.

These cupcakes would be perfect for a kids party or as a special food gift for your friends and family. Want to make a whole zoo? We’ve got plenty of animal cupcake toppers for you to try including monkeys, tigers and pandas.

Ingredients

  • 120g sky blue modelling paste
  • 160g grey modelling paste
  • 30g pink modelling paste
  • 10g dark grey modelling paste
  • Black sugar pearls for the eyes