How to Frost Cupcakes Tutorial
Besides using a butter knife or spreader and frosting the top of
your cupcake, there are a few fun ways you can learn how to frost
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Making Cupcake Swirls
For cupcake swirls using a large tip is the best, some of my
favorites are Ateco tips #804 (round), #864 (star) and #846 (closed
star) or Wilton 1M.
This is my favorite set for cupcake decorating.
Ateco 6-Piece Tips Set
Cupcake Decorating With a round tip
Starting with your filled piping bag and large
start from an outside edge and you'll follow the
edge of your cupcake around and continue inside the first circle
until you finish in the middle.
Added fun with a cupcake wrapper.
You can make a different look to your cupcake by using the same
method above starting on the outside edge and following through to
the middle but using a large
Rose Swirl Cupcake
Using a large
in your pastry bag. You'll do the opposite as above
and start in the middle and make your way out to finish on the
More Cupcake Decorating Ideas
This video shows you a few different methods you can learn how to
frost cupcakes including flower cupcakes.