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  • Boxed Vanilla Cake Mix and ingredients to make
  • Tub of frosting
  • Strawberry jam
  • Red gel food coloring
  • Zombie gummy candy brains and eyeballs
  • Cupcake liners
  • Green sprinkles


  • Preheat oven to 350℉.
  • Line a muffin pan with cupcake liners.
  • Make cake mix according to directions.
  • Put aside about ⅓ of the batter in a bowl.
  • Add red food coloring.
  • Use 2 piping bags to fill liners about ¾ full. Alternate plain and red batter. Use more of the plain in each, so the red shows through more. (You can even just use a spoon to alternate each.)
  • Bake according to directions and allow to cool.
  • Use a large piping tip to core out the center of each cupcake.
  • Fill each with strawberry jam.
  • Frost and add a gummy candy to each cupcake.
  • Makes 12-16 cupcakes.
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