Annabel Karmel’s farm animal cupcakes

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  • These cute farm animal cupcakes are by celeb chef Annabel Karmel who specialises in recipes to make with kids.

    This easy farm animal cupcake recipe includes how to make three different animals; pigs, dogs, and sheep. Annabel says: “To decorate the cakes you will need: marshmallows, biscuits, chocolate buttons, colourful sweets, and tubes of writing icing. Not forgetting some food colouring for the pink pig cupcakes.”

    How to make farm animal cupcakes


    For the cupcakes:

    • 2 large eggs
    • 1 tsp vanilla essence
    • 110g caster sugar
    • 110g soft margarine
    • 110g self–raising flour

    For the icing:

    • 110g butter, softened
    • 250g icing sugar, sifted
    • 1tbsp water
    • Food colouring

    Recipes from My Favourite Recipes by Annabel Karmel (published by DK, £8.99)