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Easy Cookie Monster Cupcakes

Agnes Hsu
These Cookie Monster Cupcakes are so cute and easy even kids can make them! A simple chocolate cupcake topped with blue buttercream frosting.
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 22 mins
Total Time 44 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 12


  • Piping Tip - we used Ateco tip #825
  • Piping Bag
  • Blue cupcake liners



  • 1 Cup Unsalted butter room temperature
  • 2 Tablespoons Milk
  • Gel blue food coloring
  • 2 Teaspoons Vanilla Extract
  • Gel blue food coloring
  • 4 Cups Powdered Sugar
  • Googley candy eyes
  • Mini chocolate chip cookies we used Trader Joe's brand


  • Bake and cool the one bowl chocolate recipe from The Cafe Sucre Farine (linked in post above)
  • To make the frosting, combine all frosting ingredients into a stand mixer or use a hand mixer and beat on medium-high speed until frosting is fluffy and ingreidents are well incoprorated. About 5-6 minutes. Add a few drops of gel food coloring until desired blue color.
  • Add your frosting to your piping bag with tip inside, and pipe frosting on top of cooled cupcakes. Add two eyes and a cookie.


Keyword cookie monster cupcakes
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