Make your favourite cupcakes and decorate to look like cute little pumpkins. Ashlee Marie’s technique for pumpkin cupcakes is genius, with a simple switch up to raise the piping and look more pumpkin-like.
Scarecrow Cupcake Cake
Pies typically reign supreme at Thanksgiving celebrations, but perhaps you want an alternate after-turkey treat. This adorable scarecrow cupcake cake from She Knows will undoubtedly be the hit at any Thanksgiving celebration, and also a great edible centerpiece or a fun treat for any kid’s November parties. And the best part? It’s actually quite easy to make.
Make (or buy) your favourite cupcakes and assemble them to create a scarecrow figure. Pick your colours for his clothes, then decorate with candy corn, M&Ms, liquorice and more for the finishing touches.
Edible Chocolate Leaves
Chocolate leaves are a fun and delicious way to top your festive fall cakes and cupcakes. Domestically Blissful used dark chocolate to create these chocolate leaves, although you could easily use these techniques with white chocolate as well. You could even use food colouring to dye the white chocolate a variety of fall colours to create a colourful display.
Turkey Cupcake Cake
You don’t need super cake decorating skills to create a showstopper! We love the simplicity of this turkey cupcake display we found on Pinterest – each cupcake is decorated with just one colour of buttercream or chocolate frosting, which makes it a quick and easy option for your Thanksgiving table.
Thanksgiving Cupcake Mix
A little creativity goes a long way to creating a Thanksgiving display your family and guests will love! We found this selection on Pinterest that offers lots of inspiration for your own Thanksgiving cupcakes, from pumpkin pie and turkey to a swirl of autumnal colours. Always have fun with your own baking!