Good Luck Cupcake

You’ll find good fortune for Chinese New Year—and all year long—with these lucky sweets. Use gold decorating sugar or gold nonpareils and fortune cookies to complete the look.

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You’ll find good fortune for Chinese New Year—and all year long—with these lucky sweets. Use gold decorating sugar or gold nonpareils and fortune cookies to complete the look.

Ingredients

  1. Check 3/4 cup vanilla frosting
  2. Check 10 drops red food coloring
  3. Check 6 vanilla cupcakes
  4. Check 2 tablespoons gold decorating sugar or gold nonpareils
  5. Check 6 fortune cookies

Directions

  1. Combine the frosting and food coloring in a small bowl. Frost the cupcakes. Sprinkle the top of each cupcake with the sugar and top each with a cookie.