It isn't too early to start thinking about Mom's Day Treats!
Here is a pretty one from the Family Fun Magazine online Info.
You don't need to have a green thumb -- or be a florist -- to share these beautiful blooms. They're made from spirals of Fruit by the Foot fruit leather centered on mini cupcakes. Here's how to arrange your own bouquet.
- 12 mini cupcakes
- White icing
- 6 rolls of Fruit by the Foot fruit leather in Cherry Rage or strawberry flavor
- 1 roll of Fruit by the Foot fruit leather in Color by the Foot flavor
Frost 12 mini cupcakes with white icing.
To make a rose, unroll a piece of the cherry or
strawberry fruit leather and divide it in half along the wavy perforated
middle line. Take one of the halves and roll up about 5 inches to form
the flower's center. Set the rolled strip wavy side up in the middle of a
cupcake, as shown, and continue to loosely wrap the remaining fruit
leather around the center at a slight angle until the flower is
Repeat this process for the remaining flowers.
(You should be able to get 2 mini roses out of each roll of fruit
Cut leaf shapes from the wavy edge of the Color
by the Foot strip as shown, then tuck the leaves under the roses.
- Frost 12 mini cupcakes with white icing.