Baloo Birthday Cupcakes

Jungle Book

No birthday celebration would be complete without cake. In fact, you could say it's a bare necessity. Topped with candy bears that resemble the beloved Baloo from Jungle Book, these cupcakes have you covered.

You'll need:

  • Cupcakes
  • Frosting
  • Small white gumdrops
  • Crows candies (or small black gumdrops)
  • Large black gumdrops
  • Mini chocolate chips
  • Wooden kitchen skewer or toothpick

1. Frost the cupcakes.

2. For each bear, slice off the bottom and top of a small white gumdrop. Reserve the midsection and discard the other pieces.

Step 2

3. Next, slice the top off of a Crows candy and press it onto the top of the reserved piece of white gumdrop to create the bear's muzzle and nose.

Step 3aStep 3b

4. Press the muzzle against the side of a large black gumdrop to create the head.

Step 4

5. Use a kitchen skewer or toothpick to poke eyeholes in the head. Then press a mini chocolate chip into each hole, using a dab of white icing to help hold it in place.

Step 5aStep 5b

6. Slice off and discard the very bottom of a Crows candy to create a sticky surface. Then slice the candy in half from the top down to create a pair of ears. Stick the ears to the head.

Step 6

7. For a neck, slice the top off another large black gumdrop, and then set the head on top of the cut surface.

Step 7aStep 7b

8. Place the assemble bear head atop a frosted cupcake, pressing it down slightly to stick it in place.

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