Total Time
40mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 20 mins

These cupcakes with "cobwebs" on the top make a perfect spooky treat for your favorite ghouls.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (18 1/4 ounce) package devil's food cake mix or 1 (18 1/4 ounce) package yellow cake mix
  • 13 cup oil
  • 2 eggs
  • water
  • 2 (2 1/8 ounce) butterfinger candy bars, chopped
  • 1 (16 ounce) containerprepared vanilla frosting
  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate morsel
  • 1 (2 ounce) packagewhite icing (tube)
  • 2 (1 2/3 ounce) packages Butterfinger BB's

Directions

  1. PREPARE cake mix batter according to package directions; add chopped Butterfinger to batter. Bake according to directions for 24 cupcakes. Cool completely. Frost cupcakes.
  2. PLACE morsels in small, heavy-duty plastic bag. Microwave on HIGH (100%) power for 45 seconds; knead. Microwave at additional 10- to 15-second intervals, kneading until smooth. Cut small corner from bag; squeeze to pipe concentric circles on top of frosting. Using wooden pick or tip of knife, pull tip through chocolate from center to last circle to create a cobweb effect.
  3. MAKE 2 dots using decorator icing on each of 24 Butterfinger BB's to resemble spider eyes. Place in center of each cobweb.
  4. VARIATION: Substitute vanilla frosting with chocolate frosting. Substitute melted chocolate morsels with 2 small tubes white decorator icing or gel.