Get Ready for Summer with Beach Cupcakes!
Recipe type: Desert
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Serves: 20
Make these easy cupcakes all year round to remind you of the beach!
  • 1 box white cake mix (plus ingredients needed to make the cake mix)
  • ⅓ of a small package of blue gelatin mix
  • 1 jar premade white icing
  • Blue food coloring
  • 1 cup graham cracker crumbs
  1. Preheat oven and make cake mix according to package directions.
  2. Remove 1 cup of cake mix to a separate bowl and mix in blue gelatin mix. Stir to combine.
  3. Pour white cake mix into cupcake liners. Spoon drops of blue cake mix into cupcakes. Using a toothpick, swirl the blue and white cake mix together being careful not to completely mix the two colors together.
  4. Bake cupcakes according to package instructions. Allow to cool completely on a wire cooling rack.
  5. Mix white icing and blue food coloring together until desired color is reached. Spread blue icing on top of each cupcake.
  6. Place graham cracker crumbs in a bowl. Dip one half of each cupcake in graham cracker crumbs to create a beach on one side. Decorate with cocktail umbrellas (optional).
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