Reese's Cup Monkey Cupcakes with "I'm Bananas About Your Printables"
Reese's Cup Monkey Cupcakes
Prep Time
45 mins
Cook Time
2 mins
Total Time
47 mins
 
Reese's cups decorated like adorably cute monkeys top chocolate cupcakes.
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: monkey cupcakes, monkey dessert, reeses cup cupcakes
Servings: 10
Author: Beth Jackson Klosterboer
Ingredients
  • 10 Reese's Cups
  • 40 Wilton Peanut Butter Candy Melt Wafers
  • 20 Whoppers Malted Milk Balls
  • 10 Fruit Runts banana candies
  • 20 candy eyes I used one 1/2 inch and one 3/8 inch eye per monkey
  • 10 chocolate frosted cupcakes
  • black food coloring marker
Instructions
  1. Draw two nostrils and one mouth on 10 of the peanut butter candy melts.
  2. Cut a small curved section off 20 of the peanut butter candy melts.
  3. Melt remaining 10 wafers in the microwave for 10-15 second burst on high power, stirring after each until melted.
  4. Use the melted candy as glue to attach two peanut butter candy melt ears, the nose, and two candy eyes to each peanut butter cup.
  5. Allow them to dry for 10 minutes.
  6. Set one monkey on each frosted cupcake.
  7. Add two Whopper hands holding a banana candy.