Basketball Cupcakes are perfect if you are having a sports themed birthday party or celebrating March Madness! My youngest is a sports fanatic and wanted basketball cupcakes for his party. I got to thinking how could I make them, because I do not order or get cakes from the store. I prefer to save money by making them myself. I also like for my boys to know they are made with love from their Momma!
These basketball cupcakes are super easy to make and all of your guests will love them. You just need orange frosting, black frosting tube (easier to decorate with) and cupcakes. I used Funfetti® – Pillsbury Baking but if you cannot buy any, you can use white frosting and add orange food coloring until you get the desired color. I’ll admit the first cupcake didn’t look that great but by the time I got to last one I was a pro putting the lines on! My son was so happy and loved them!
If you are planning a party and are thinking of doing sports be sure to check out this post —>How to plan a Sports Party…perfect for your all star!
Homemade Basketball Cupcakes are perfect for March Madness or a basketball themed party!
- 24 cupcakes
- orange frosting
- black frosting tube easier to decorate with
- Spread orange frosting on top of the cupcakes.
- Using the black frosting tube draw lines on the cupcake (use picture as a guide)
- Once they are done serve right away or store in container until ready to use.
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Shelley is a boy mom, marine wife, and is blessed with an amazing family. She loves sharing recipes, travel reviews and tips that focus on helping busy families make memories.