This is a good way to use up all that leftover Halloween lollies especially if you received a glut of Smartie boxes. Make a group of them and you’ve got an easy birthday cake as well – bonus, there’s no cutting required!


Ingredients (serves 1)

  • 1 iced cupcake
  • 1 small packet of smarties
  • 1 mini M&M

Method

  1. Either make and ice your own cupcakes (plenty of awesome recipes on Mouths of Mums website) or purchase a store bought iced cupcake.
  2. Arrange the Smarties in 4 lines towards the edge of the cupcake to form the fish scales.
  3. Take 2 Smarties and angle them towards each other on the opposite side to form the lips.
  4. Place one Smartie on for the eye. Use a small amount of icing on the back of the mini M&M and position it on top of the eye Smartie to make the pupil (scrape a bit from the side if you've purchased a cupcake).


  • Super cute and great you don’t need to buy a stack of different lollies.

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  • These are so cute and I know kids would simply adore these! Well done

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  • This looks awesome, and as someone who isn’t the best cake decorater , i think i might even be successful at this one!

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  • wow amazing. Nice creativity. kids will surely love this fish and will demand for it daily as smarties attract them alot.

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  • chocolate and cake, I’m in heaven

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  • this idea is so simple to make but the effect is glorious and fun and i know that my kids will love it! thanks for this idea

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  • what a tasty looking fish cupcake

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  • Wow, it looks so cute.

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  • That fish is awesome!!!
    Such a clever idea that all kids will love!

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  • Loving all your awesome recipes, this could be for a themed Birthday Party finding Dory or finding Nemo :)

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  • This are great little cupcakes, especially for a themed birthday party.

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  • These are so cute! What a cool idea!

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  • I’m so making some of these for my grandsons first birthday party. The kids will gobble them down

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  • this looks super cute!

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  • These look great.

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