Filling Cupcakes?

Decorating By EmilyGrace Updated 20 Oct 2007 , 2:45pm by kdbobo

EmilyGrace Posted 20 Oct 2007 , 3:40am
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Is there another way to put filling in cupcakes than using the Bismarck tip 230? I don't have this tip!!
Thanks!

3 replies
moptop Posted 20 Oct 2007 , 3:43am
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I just use a plain old circle tip (not sure of the proper term)... think it's around a size 12? large enough to let the filling come out in a relatively short time, not too big so it ruins the top of the cupcake. push it in squeeze and remove. works great!

cashley Posted 20 Oct 2007 , 3:36am
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You can use any tip that will allow the filling to come out without squeezing too hard. I have used a #5 and it worked good.

kdbobo Posted 20 Oct 2007 , 2:45pm
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I have a hard time judging how much filling I put in a cupcake when I use a tip. I usually end up erring on the side of safety, and end up with not enough filling.

My favorite way of filling cupcakes is to cut a cone out of the top, put filling into the hole, slice off part of the cone, and put the top back on. I cover the entire surface with icing, so no one notices that the cupcake has been cut.

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