Funfetti® Color Me Stars and Stripes Cupcakes

Funfetti® Color Me Stars and Stripes Cupcakes

Tags: Cupcakes, Dessert/Sweets

  • Prep Time: 50 min
  • Cook Time: 18 min
  • Ready Time: 100 min
  • Yield: 15 cupcakes

Ingredients

  • 1 package Pillsbury® Funfetti® Stars & Stripes® Cake Mix
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/3 cup Crisco® Pure Vegetable Oil
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1/2 teaspoon red food color
  • 1/2 teaspoon blue food color
  • 1 (15.6 oz.) can Pillsbury® Funfetti® Stars & Stripes® Vanilla Flavored Frosting

Preparation Directions

  • HEAT oven to 350°F. Line cupcake pan with baking cups. Prepare cake according to package directions using water, oil and eggs. Place about 1-2/3 cups batter into 3 separate small bowls. Tint one bowl red with 1/2 teaspoon red food coloring and one bowl blue with 1/2 teaspoon blue food coloring. Do not tint remaining batter.
  • USING separate spoons for each batter, fill each baking cup with a scant 2 tablespoons each of blue, plain and red batters. Do not stir batters together. Bake 18 to 22 minutes or until toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. Cool completely.
  • FROST cupcakes using Funfetti® Stars and Stripes frosting and candy bits.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1 cupcake of 15), Calories 320 (Calories from Fat 120), Total Fat 14g (Saturated Fat 3g, Trans Fat 1.5g), Cholesterol 35mg, Sodium 300mg, Total Carbohydrate 49g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 18g), Protein 2g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 2%, Iron 4%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.