These chocolate nest cupcakes make a wonderful center piece to a beautiful Easter table. They also are decorated with one of my favorite Easter candies! I remember my grandmother would always keep a bowl of these candies on her table so we can snack on them.
You are going to need to premake cupcakes for these adorable spring cupcakes, use this How To Make A Box Mix Taste Like A Bakery Cake recipe for awesome cupcakes or you can go full on home baker and make homemade chocolate cupcakes, vanilla cupcakes or strawberry cupcakes.
You are also going to want to have a buttercream that is amazing, so you are going to want to use this amazing homemade buttercream frosting.
Chocolate Nest Cupcakes for Easter
Chocolate Nest Cupcakes for Easter Ingredients
- Chocolate bars (for chocolate shavings follow directions below)
- Cadbury mini eggs
How to cut Chocolate Bar to have Chocolate shavings for the top of Chocolate Nest Cupcakes for Easter
You will need to have shaved chocolate for the top of these cupcakes and it is easy to do. Take you chocolate bar and thinly slice the chocolate to make shavings for the nest.
Directions for Chocolate Nest Cupcakes for Easter
Bake your cupcakes and let them cool. Pipe a flat swirl with the buttercream onto the cupcake. Take the chocolate shavings and sprinkle them into the middle of the cupcake to form the nest. Stick three eggs into the middle of the nest pressing them into the buttercream so they will stick.
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