Wilton Orange Sunrays Cupcakes

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by Wilton Design Team

Wilton Orange Sunrays Cupcakes

Cupcakes with Orange icing piped on to resemble rays of sunshine give your celebrations a happy glow! Getting the perfect color for these treats and all of your desserts is easy with the Color Right Performance Color System.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:about 2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Bake and cool cupcakes: Place a Green baking cup into each one of the muffin pan's cavities. Prepare five cups batter following recipe instructions, then pour it into baking cups. Follow recipe instructions to bake cupcakes, then cool on the grid. Note: Project time does not include this baking and cooling time.
  • 2
    Prepare icing: Reserve two cups White icing. Then use the Color Right Base Colors and Quick Count color formulas to tint a different two cups of White icing:
    Orange = (formula 1575) 14 O
  • 3
    Decorate cupcakes: Ice cupcakes smooth with White icing. Prepare disposable decorating bag with tip 21 and Orange icing. Pipe eight elongated shells from edge of each cupcake to its center.

    You should have about 24 cupcakes.

    Discover more ways to decorate cupcakes by checking out the video we've provided near the top of this page!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:about 2 hours

Project Supplies

  • •Wilton Standard Baking Cups Neon Florals, Recipe Right 12-cavity Muffin Pan, 10" x 16" Cooling Grid, Ready-To-Use Decorator White Icing, Color Right Performance Color System, 12" Disposable Decorating Bags, 9" Angled Spatula & Decorating Tip No. 21
  • •Your Favorite Cupcake Recipe or Mix