Brain Food Cupcake

These cupcakes will regenerate any brain this Halloween! And they have real life (but not really) brain worms that move!

BRAIN WORMS:

  • 4 packets of green jelly/jello⠀
  • 2 tsp gelatin + 1 tbsp cold water⠀
  • 1 drop yellow food dye⠀

CUPCAKE:

  • 400g all-purpose flour⠀
  • 320g caster sugar⠀
  • 2 tsp baking powder⠀
  • 1 tsp baking soda⠀
  • ½ tsp salt⠀
  • 190ml vegetable oil⠀
  • 3 eggs⠀
  • 300ml buttermilk⠀
  • 3 drops green food gel⠀
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract⠀
  • silver luster dust (see notes)⠀
  • 1 tsp vodka⠀
  • Chocolate sauce⠀
  • 2 drops black food gel⠀

FROSTING:⠀

  • 1 batch Fluffy Vanilla Buttercream Frosting⠀
  • 2 drops green food gel⠀
  • 2 drops black food gel (add more if you want it darker)