“Gone Fishin” Cupcakes for Every Angler
By angelamontana

Posted: July 30, 2013

Show the angler in your life how special they are with some “Gone Fishin” cupcakes by Betty Crocker!  These are perfect for youth AND adult fisherpeeps!  What’s not to love???

1af131e8-8810-49d7-97a9-7157b10ee8f0Prep Time: 5 min * Total Time: 2 hr 31 min * Servings: 24

Ingredients:

Cupcakes:

1 box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® devil’s food cake mix Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on cake mix box 1 container Betty Crocker® Rich & Creamy vanilla or butter cream frosting Blue food color

Fishing Poles:

24 cocktail straws 24 pieces dental floss 24 Betty Crocker® Shark Bites® chewy fruit snacks (2 to 3 pouches)

INSTRUCTIONS:  

STEP 1 Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pans). Make and cool cake as directed on box for 24 cupcakes.

STEP 2 Stir together frosting and 2 or 3 drops food color. Frost cupcakes with blue frosting; pull up on frosting, using metal spatula, so frosting looks like waves.

STEP 3 To make fishing poles, cut each straw to make one 3-inch piece. Cut dental floss into 3 1/2-inch lengths. Attach piece of dental floss to end of each straw, using needle, to look like fish line. Attach 1 fruit snack to end of each piece of dental floss. Decorate each cupcake with a fishing pole. Store loosely covered.

(Recipe by bettycrocker.com; Photos: bettycrocker.com)