Filling Cupcakes

Decorating By malishka Updated 25 Jul 2008 , 6:58pm by malishka

malishka Posted 25 Jul 2008 , 2:16pm
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can anyone explain to me how to fill a cup cake please.
I have done many cakes, but never cup cakes.
I made some chocolate cupcakes last night for my kids, but i heard on here that you can fill them as well.
How do i do that? do I tort them like a little cake? Or make a hole in the center and fill with a tip.
please share the secret.

3 replies
woohooimallie Posted 25 Jul 2008 , 2:30pm
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You can used a piping bag with almost any tip. Although, Wilton makes a cupcake filling tip. It is just a little longer than most tips to get deep down, but basically, just stick the tip really far down in the cupcake and squeeze really hard as you pull up. You could always try torting it though. That might kinda cute! I hope this helps!

aswartzw Posted 25 Jul 2008 , 2:35pm
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Pipe gently b/c you don't want your cupcake to blow up. icon_lol.gif Hold the cupcake in your hand while filling and you will get the feel of when it's full.

Also, you might want to check out the new cupcake forum. thumbs_up.gif

malishka Posted 25 Jul 2008 , 6:58pm
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thank you guys sooooo much. i will try it tonight when i get home. i think it'll be a nice surprise for them.

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