Image: A cupcake decorated to look like a lion

Try making these cute cupcakes for your next party!

Photograph by Deborah Gardner

You Will Need:

One box of lemon cake mix

One brown writing icing

One tub of yellow lemon frosting

One box of muffin cups

One decorating tip: hair

One disposable decorating bag

One coupler

One mixing bowl

Muffin pans


1. Bake the cupcakes according to the box instructions and let them cool completely.

2. Using the brown writing icing, draw the details of a lion's face on each cupcake.

3. Attach the hair top to the decorating bag using the coupler.

4. Spoon about half of the lemon frosting into the decorating bag.

5. Squeeze down on the bag until the frosting comes out of the tip, and use to add the lion's mane to each cupcake.

6. Serve and enjoy!

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