Easy Multicolored Mardi Gras Cupcakes

mardi gras cupcakes

Mardi Gras is almost here and we are in celebration mode! These Easy Multicolored Mardi Gras Cupcakes are perfect for celebrating.

mgras cupcakes


  • White or Yellow Cake Box Mix prepared
  • A bowl for each color
  • food coloring
  • cupcake pan
  • Cupcake liners
  • spoons
  • diy colored icing

Prepare your choice of yellow or white cake.
Divide batter into 3 bowls.
Add food coloring to each bowl
1 green, 1 yellow and 1 purple (use red and blue)

how to make multicolored cupcakes


Grease your cupcake pan or get the liners ready
Start with one color. Get a small.spoonful and put in 1/3 of the cupcake liner.
Get a small.spoonful of.the next color and.drop it right.next to the first color. You should.stilll.see the bottom.of.the liner.
Get a small spoonful of the last color. Place it in the remaining area of the liner.
Go back and add a little of each color until the liner is 2/3 full.It is ok if colors overlap or run together. Each will be different.

Bake according to directions.

baking mardi gras cupcakes


Let cool. Finish with diy colored icing or icing of choice.

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Try yellow, purple and green icing.



mardigras cupcakes

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  1. These are so cute! I love that you made them so easy to make as well.


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