Prepare cake batter and bake as directed on package for 24 cupcakes, blending dry drink mix into batter before spooning into prepared muffin pan cups. Cool completely.
Arrange 18 cupcakes in curved line on platter to resemble a snake's body. Arrange remaining cupcakes at one end in a sideways "V" pattern, with 4 cupcakes at top and 2 at bottom to resemble snake's open mouth. Spread cupcakes with frosting.
Add licorice pieces to inside of mouth for the tongue. Add 2 candies for the eyes. Decorate with remaining candies and decorating gel to add spots and lines to remaining cupcakes for the snake's body.
How to Easily Fill Muffin Cups
Filling muffin cups with muffin or cupcake batter can be a messy task. Make it neat and easy by using an ice cream scoop to fill the cups. This also ensures that an equal amount of batter is portioned into each muffin cup.
Prepare using ready-to-spread chocolate frosting.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7g
Saturated Fat 1.5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 32g
Dietary Fibers 0g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* 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.