Mini pumpkin pie cupcakes! These delicious little gems look just like mini pumpkin pie BUT they're cupcakes! You will need decorating tips for the buttercream frosting on the edges of these but they look amazing and so worth the work.
It's not all about the turkey for Thanksgiving, add in some candy corn sweetness with these cupcakes. You can frost your regular cupcakes in white chocolate and add a single candy corn to each mini cupcake.
Use Reese's Pieces candy as the tail feathers for this turkey cupcake recipe! Plus the head on the turkey is actually a Hershey's Kiss too! Frost with chocolate frosting and then add your candy pieces into the frosting to set.
For these easy-to-make cupcakes, you just need red, orange/yellow, and regular white frosting colors/food coloring. Add in some seasonal sprinkles all over your frosted cupcakes and they're ready to go!
Make a complete candy corn cupcake by layering your cupcake batter with yellow and then orange. Use a white frosting and add candy corn-colored sprinkles and top with actual candy corn pieces for an added touch.
Looks may be deceiving with these Thanksgiving cupcakes but they are sweet treats! You'll want to have food coloring, marshmallow bits, walnuts, extra pumpkin cupcakes, black and white sanding sugars, fondant, and more on hand to create these.