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Creepy Cupcakes

Super Delicious and Creepy Cupcakes with doctored Cake Mix and Homemade Chocolate Buttercream Frosting!

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 7 minutes
Cook Time 18 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 4691 kcal
Author Lil' Luna



  • 1 box chocolate cake mix
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup butter melted
  • 1 cup water


  • 6 tbsp butter softened
  • 2 2/3 cups powdered sugar
  • 1/2 cup cocoa
  • 1/3 cup milk
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • crushed oreos
  • "grass" sprinkles (bought mine at Hobby Lobby)
  • Plastice Skeleton hands (found mine at Michael's and Wal-Mart)


  1. Preheat oven to 350.

  2. In a large bowl, combine cake mix, eggs, water and melted butter. Beat on low speed for 1 minute and then on high for another minute.
  3. Fill cupcake liners ⅔ full and bake for 18-20 minutes.
  4. Let cool before frosting.
  5. For frosting, place butter in a bowl and beat until creamy.
  6. Add sugar and cocoa and mix well.
  7. Add milk and vanilla and mix until well combined. Pipe onto cool cupcakes.
  8. Sprinkle on crushed Oreos and grass sprinkles and top off with plastic skeleton hand reaching up.
Nutrition Facts
Creepy Cupcakes
Amount Per Serving
Calories 4691 Calories from Fat 1710
% Daily Value*
Fat 190g292%
Saturated Fat 111g694%
Cholesterol 993mg331%
Sodium 4086mg178%
Potassium 969mg28%
Carbohydrates 740g247%
Fiber 14g58%
Sugar 546g607%
Protein 56g112%
Vitamin A 5905IU118%
Calcium 530mg53%
Iron 26.9mg149%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.