Gooey Brain Cupcakes

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(1) 1 Review
Prep Time
15
min.
Total Time
1
hr.
10
min.
Servings

24 servings

Sweetened pudding is piped on top of chocolate cupcakes to look like brains. As long as they're on a Halloween dessert table, that's perfectly okay!

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  • Heat oven to 350°F.
  • Prepare cake batter as directed on package; stir in cookies. Spoon into 24 paper-lined muffin cups. Bake 20 to 25 min. or until toothpick inserted in centers comes out clean. Cool cupcakes in pans 10 min.; remove to wire racks. Cool completely.
  • Beat pudding mix, milk and sugar in large bowl with whisk 2 min. Stir in COOL WHIP and food coloring; spoon into pastry bag fitted with round tip.
  • Pipe pudding mixture in zigzag pattern on tops of cupcakes to resemble brains, starting in center of each cupcake before filling in sides. Keep refrigerated.

Make Ahead

Decorated cupcakes can be stored in refrigerator up to 8 hours before serving.

If You Don't Have a Piping Bag

Fill a resealable plastic food storage bag with pudding mixture; seal bag. Cut corner off bottom of bag, then squeeze pudding mixture from bag onto cupcakes.

Servings

  • 24 servings

Nutritional Information

Serving Size 24 servings
AMOUNT PER SERVING
Calories 210
% Daily Value
Total fat 11g
Saturated fat 3g
Cholesterol 25mg
Sodium 290mg
Carbohydrate 28g
Dietary fiber 1g
Sugars 18g
Protein 3g
   
Vitamin A 0 %DV
Vitamin C 0 %DV
Calcium 6 %DV
Iron 8 %DV

* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.

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  • jacki2954 |

    Had these at a pot luck and they are so good..... I will be making these for Halloween : )

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