Lion cupcakes

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  • Complete your jungle-themed party with these impressive lion cupcakes made in just eight easy steps.

    These cupcakes are made using just five ingredients; modeling paste, fondant, sugar pearls, and clear noodles for the lion’s whiskers. If you can’t find coloured fondant, you could opt to colour white fondant with food colouring instead.

    How to make lion cupcakes


    • 120g brown modeling paste for the mane
    • 60g orange fondant for the head
    • 30g cream fondant for the chin
    • Black sugar pearls for the eyes
    • Chinese clear noodles for the whiskers