Hamburger Cupcakes from Hey! Cupcake Girl Nicole Emmons

Posted at: 06/18/2013 6:09 PM | Updated at: 06/22/2013 5:14 PM

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“Get Your Grill On” Hamburger Cupcakes

By Nicole Emmons Hey! Cupcake Girl



-Yellow Cupcakes

-Chocolate Cupcakes 

-Fluffy White Frosting tinted Red with Food Coloring for “Ketchup”

-Fluffy White Frosting tinted Yellow with Food Coloring for “Mustard”

-Coconut Flakes tinted Green with Food Coloring for “Lettuce”

-Sugar Coated Gum Drops

-Granulated Sugar

-Sesame Seeds

-Light Corn Syrup

-Long Frilly Toothpicks



-Bake and cool your cupcakes.  Remove the outer wrappers.

-Slice the yellow cupcakes in half separating the top from the bottom.  Slice the Chocolate cupcakes horizontally making half-inch slices.

-Make Tomatoes, Onions, and Pickles using the gumdrops. Spread granulated sugar on a flat surface.  Place the gumdrop in the center of the sugar to prevent sticking and roll out, cut and shape into the different garnishes.  


Time to assemble!!!

Start with the bottom of a yellow cupcake, frost top with “Mustard”.

Sprinkle “Lettuce”.

Top with Chocolate Cupcake Slice.

Add   “Ketchup” frosting.

Top with Candy Garnishes.

Place on top the yellow cake topper.

Brush the top with the light corn syrup and sprinkle on the sesame seeds.

Secure the cupcake with a long frilled toothpick for decoration.


Have fun decorating these cupcakes and be creative they just might fool your family into thinking they just came off the grill!

Hope you enjoy your summer filled with great weather, fun times and cheerful memories.

Good eats and happy grilling!   

That completes this delightful treat.


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