Get Your Disney Fix With This Supercute Minnie Mouse Cupcake!: Not only are these cupcakes the cutest things ever, but the genius pastry chefs at Disney World's Contemporary Resort have figured out how to get the perfect ratio of cupcake to frosting in every bite with this clever cupcake hack.
Soak 4 envelopes of gelatin in 1 cup of cold water. Set aside. In a saucepan, combine 4 cups sugar with 1 cup of chilled water. Stir over medium heat until sugar crystals dissolve, and add gelatin from packets. Bring to a boil & stir. Once it's boiling, remove from heat, pour into a bowl & let cool. Add ½ tsp salt & 3 tsp vanilla extract. Mix with an mixer until doubled in thickness. Pour into a greased glass baking pan & let set. Cut into shapes using cookie cutters & dust with powdered sugar.
Get gorgeous cupcakes for the holidays with this easy icing color guide. The easy recipes show how many drops of food coloring you need to get the perfect color, from pale purple to bright blue. Spoon icing into a Ziploc® bag and snip the corner for bakery-perfect piping.