Super Cute Bunny Bum Cupcakes

These super cute light, adorable and fluffy Bunny Bum Cupcakes are going to inspire everyone at your Easter lunch. The cupcake is making a huge surprise come back this holiday season. Who doesn’t like to have cupcakes, they are always great as there is no particular season for them. These adorable cupcakes have the ability to transform the celebrations of a holiday or any gathering.

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I adore all things fun and whimsical when referring to holidays and these Bunny Bum Cupcakes are just the treat to bring a smile to your munchkins.

It is going to be the best ever treat for the Easter holidays and other occasions. This has been the favorite recipe both for me and my family for years. I bet that your kids are definitely going to love these adorable cupcakes. The Bunny Bum Cupcakes are topped with beautiful icing and it can be the perfect piece to decorate your table at this time of the year.

It is even better you teach your kids to make these Bunny Bum Cupcakes. You can use a boxed mix to speed things up a bit – and teach them how to follow directions! The rest is definitely going to be a fun activity that can put a smile on their faces. You can even use the toppings that are available in a variety of colors.

While this recipe starts with a boxed cake mix, you can make a double batch of my Best Yellow Cupcake Recipe from Scratch and just add some colored sprinkles to the batter. If not, then try my tips to doctor up a boxed cake mix: How to Make Killer Cupcakes. I also want to note that I got the bunny feet on Amazon HERE.

How to make Bunny Bum Cupcakes

You will need:

  • 1 box of Funfetti cake mix
  • 3 Eggs
  • 1/2 cup Oil
  • 1 cup Water
  • Muffin pan
  • cupcake liners

Directions:

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees and pop the liners into your muffin pan. Make the cake batter according to the box keeping in mind our tips for
scoop batter into the cupcake liners in a cupcake pan
Bake the cupcakes at 350 degrees for 21 minutes.
Remove from the oven and let cool.
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Frosting ingredients:

  • 1 C unsalted sweet cream butter
  • 2 1/2 C powder sugar
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 3-5 TBSP heavy whipping cream
  • green food coloring
  • shredded coconut
  • royal icing bunny feet transfers
  • large star tip
  • large round tip
  • 2 piping bags

Bunny Bum Cupcakes Frosting Directions:

In a standing mixer, combine butter, powder sugar, vanilla, heavy whipping cream, and powder sugar. Mix until stiff peaks form.
Split into two bowls, add green food coloring into one bowl.
Scoop the green frosting fitted with the star tip and set aside
Scoop the regular frosting into the bag fitted with the round tip
Using the round tip, pipe a circle in the middle of the cupcake to make a “Tail”


Dip the cupcake into the shredded coconut


Using the green frosting pipe “grass” around the tail


Place two bunny feet on the side’s of the tail

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Super easy and guaranteed to be a hit! Do you have any fun decoration ideas? Do let me know anything that I can incorporate to enhance the Bunny Bum Cupcakes!

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