Halloween Black Cat Cupcake - Halloween toppers is assembled with gumdrops for bodies and assorted candies (see Sources) for features. Cutting gumdrops, or scraping away patches of sugar, creates sticky parts for easy adhering.
2 black gumdrops, a length of black licorice lace,
1 black licorice wheel,
1 black licorice drop,
2 red round candy sprinkles (nonpareils)
Trim gumdrops and stick them together for the head and body. Snip licorice lace for arms, legs, tail, and whiskers.
Cut 2 small triangles from licorice wheel for ears. Poke holes in gumdrops with a toothpick and insert sprinkle eyes (use kitchen tweezers), licorice drop nose, and licorice-lace arms, legs, and tail.
Scrape away sugar around nose and attach licorice whiskers. Place black cat on frosted cupcake.
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