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Delicious Pokemon Cupcakes made with a doctored up cake mix and fondant Poke Balls.

Pokemon Cupcake Recipe

  • Author: Midwestern Moms
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 18 minutes
  • Total Time: 28 minutes
  • Yield: 30 cupcakes 1x
  • Category: Dessert
  • Method: Bake
  • Cuisine: American

Description

Super fun Pokemon Cupcakes perfect for a Pokemon themed party!


Ingredients

Scale

Cupcakes

  • 1 box of white cake mix
  • 1 cup of all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup of sugar
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/3 cups of water
  • 2 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 4 large egg whites

Frosting

  • 1/2 cup (2 sticks) of unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 1/2 to 2 cups of powered sugar, sifted
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 tablespoon of vanilla extract
  • up to 2 tablespoons milk

Fondant Discs

  • White Fondant
  • Black Fondant
  • Red Fondant

Instructions

Cupcakes

  1. In a large bowl mix cake mix, flour, sugar, salt, water, vegetable oil, vanilla extract, sour cream, and egg whites until well blended.
  2. Add cupcake liners to your cupcake tin.
  3. Scoop your cupcake batter into the prepared cupcake tin. Make sure not to get them more than 3/4 full.
  4. Bake at 325 degrees for about 18 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the cupcake comes out clean.
  5. Allow to cool before adding frosting.

Frosting

  1. Beat the butter for a few minutes using your mixer on medium speed.
  2. Add 1 1/2 cups of powdered sugar and mix on low speed until blended.
  3. Add the vanilla extract, salt, and 1 tablespoon of milk. Mix on medium speed for 3 minutes.
  4. If you need stiffer frosting, add the remaining sugar.
  5. If you need a thinner frosting, add the remaining milk.

Fondant Discs

  1. See post for instructions on how to assemble.

Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 1 cupcake
  • Calories: 134
  • Sugar: 14.2 g
  • Sodium: 154.5 mg
  • Fat: 5.8 g
  • Saturated Fat: 3.5 g
  • Trans Fat: 0 g
  • Carbohydrates: 18.9 g
  • Fiber: 0.1 g
  • Protein: 1.9 g
  • Cholesterol: 35.6 mg

Keywords: pokemon cupcakes