When it comes to party ready treats, cupcakes are one of the best single bite desserts on the table. There are many ways for cupcake decorating from easy without tools to fancy techniques. The decorations will differ depending on your occasion.
You don’t need to spend much money or have professional tools for cupcake decorating. I stick to simple yet attractive toppings that will instantly uplift their appearance. You can also make your cupcake attractive by choosing a beautiful and colorful liner. You can choose your toppings according to the flavor of the cupcakes. There are a lot of simple ingredients available at home for this purpose. It is better to cover your cupcake with buttercream first and then use toppings.
The decoration you place on top of your cupcakes is what will initially grab the attention of the people you are serving them to. Here are some simple and natural cupcake decorating ideas:
Fresh Fruit Slices: Pipe some frosting to the top of the cupcakes and then place the fruit of your choice. The fruits that most use for cupcake decorating are berries family, banana, cherry, etc.
Nuts: Sprinkle some fresh nuts like Almond, Pistachio, Walnut, etc on the cupcakes before putting them in the oven.
Chocolate Ganache: Bringing some fresh cream to a boil and then pour it over chocolate until melt. It is ready to use when it comes to room temperature. You can add a few drops of rosewater, mint extract, vanilla extract or what else to your ganache.
Powdered Sugar Glaze: You have several choice to mix the powdered sugar with. lemon juice, milk and plain water are my suggestion to mix with the powdered sugar. Mix it until you reach to your desired thickness and dissolve the powdered sugar completely, and simply use it for your cupcake decorating.