Recipe courtesy of FamilyFun Magazine

Hairy Daddy Longlegs Cupcakes

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 15 min
  • Prep: 15 min
  • Yield: 1 cupcake
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Chocolate cupcake

Canned chocolate icing

Chocolate sprinkles (hair)

2 pieces eye-type candy (for example, a licorice dot candy)

Clean scissors


1 package black string lace licorice (legs)


  1. Frost the cupcake with chocolate icing and cover with sprinkles. Press the eyes into place. Use scissors to cut 8 (4-inch) pieces of licorice for the legs. Holding all of the legs together in a bunch, bend them in 1/2 and crease. Push the end of each leg into the cupcake.