Oreo Stuffed Spider Cupcakes | Fun For Halloween!
These Oreo-Stuffed Spider Cupcakes are so fun to make with your children are are sure to be a hit at your Halloween party or just as a treat for the kids!
For the Cupcakes
  • 1 box Chocolate Cake Mix + ingredients listed on box to make them
  • 24 Oreo Cookies
For the Icing
  • 1 cup softened Butter
  • 2 tbsp Milk
  • 4 cup Powdered Sugar
For the Spiders
  • 24 Oreo Cookies
  • 24 Rips Whips Candy Strings or other string licorice
  • 48 colored M&M's
  • ½ cup Black Candy Melting Chips
To Make the Cupcakes
  1. Prepare cupcakes according to box directions except when filling cupcake liners, fill just halfway with cupcake batter, then place an Oreo in the middle and then fill the rest of the way with the batter.
  2. Bake as directed on the box
  3. Allow to cool.
To Make the Oreo Spiders
  1. Place black candy chips in corner of zippered sandwich bag and heat in microwave for 45 seconds. Gently massage to ensure it is melted and smooth. Clip tiny piece off corner of bag to pipe.
  2. Make a black dot in the center of each M&M to be an eye.
  3. Gently twist apart each Oreo.
  4. Cut each candy string into 4 equal parts.
  5. Press each piece into icing to make 8 legs.
  6. Pipe a little melted candy to act as glue and put top back on cookie.
  7. Pipe a little melted candy on top to glue eyes in place.
  8. Allow to cool and set.
To Make the Icing
  1. Cream butter and vanilla in a large bowl
  2. Slowly add in the powdered sugar, and milk as needed, until everything is incorporated and frosting is right consistency.
  3. Beat for 5 minutes to make sure it is fluffy.
Put It Together
  1. Ice cupcakes then decorate tops with Spiders.
Recipe by Moms Need To Know ™ at http://momsneedtoknow.com/oreo-stuffed-spider-cupcakes-fun-halloween/