Toy Story Green Alien Cupcakes

A troop of alien squeeze-toys played an important role in Buzz and Woody’s adventure. It’s a piece of cake to invite these little green monsters to your child’s Toy Story-themed party.

prep time15 min

cook time25 min

total time40 min

Ingredients
Cupcakes, baked from your favorite recipe
White frosting, store-bought or from your favorite recipe
Neon green food coloring
Mint-flavored chewable candies (found packaged in rolls)
Green apple sour belts
Green apple sour straws, cut into 2" pieces
Black decorator gel icing
Kitchen shears, or a small leaf shaped fondant cutter
Cooking Instructions
  • 1

    First, mix up a batch of alien green icing by adding few drops of neon green food coloring to your favorite white icing.

  • 2

    Prepare your aliens' ears. Cut ears, shaped like teardrops, from green apple belts. A pair of kitchen shears works well, or use a small leaf shaped fondant cutter. You will need 2 ears for each cupcake.

  • 3

    Frost cupcakes and insert a 2" sour straw antenna. Press your ears into the sides of the cupcake.

  • 4

    Line up three mint-flavored, chewable candies as eyes, and dot with black gel icing for pupils.

  • 5

    Give your aliens an awed expression by drawing on a circle for a mouth with black gel icing.

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