Wilton Cinco de Mayo Cupcakes

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by Wilton Design Team

Wilton Cinco de Mayo Cupcakes

Turn cupcakes into works of art! (until they're eaten)

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include baking and cooling time.
  • 2
    Prepare cupcake batter following recipe directions. Bake and cool cupcakes.
  • 3
    Use the Color Right Base Colors and Quick Count color formulas to tint icings in the following shades:
    Orange = 2 C White icing + (formula 164) 12 O + 4 Y + 4 R + 1 P
    Neon Green = 2 C White icing + (formula 802) 25 Y + 3 B
    Neon Yellow = 2 C White icing + (formula 012) 35 Y
    Neon Blue = 2 C White icing + (formula 801) 15 B
    Red = 2 C White icing + (formula 185) 16 R + 3 P
    Neon Purple = 2 C White icing + (formula 814) 18 P + 6 B + 2 R
  • 4
    Use tip 103, cut disposable decorating bags and tinted icings to pipe rows of petals, ruffles and circles on cupcake tops in various combinations of colors.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Wilton Standard Baking Cups 75 pc. White 104103276
  • Wilton Recipe Right Muffin Pan 12 cavity 104105978
  • Wilton 10 inch x 16 inch Cooling Grid 104106022
  • Wilton Ready-To-Use Decorator White Icing 4-1/2 lb. 104105016
  • Wilton Color Right Performance Color System 104837948
  • Wilton Disposable Decorating Bags 12 inch 104105894
  • Wilton Decorating Tip No. 103 104103093 (6)
  • Your Favorite Cupcake Recipe or Mix
  • Food-Safe Scissors