Delicious Jawsome Shark Fin Cupcakes Recipe

It’s a bird! It’s a sharknado! No, it is a Jawsome Shark Fin Cupcake!

Thanks to, we now have a delicious cupcake recipe that anyone would want to devour. The “Jawsome Cupcakes Recipe” uses sour cream to keep the cupcake moist and fluffy making it irresistible to take a bite. Add the shark fin cupcake topper and the cupcake can almost turn out terrifying.



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Jawsome Cupcakes Recipe

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I did change the frosting recipe a little. I took away the shortening and replaced it with another 1/2 cup of butter. It has so much more flavor that way.

Jawsome Cupcakes Recipe
Items and ingredients needed:

  • Shark Fin Cupcake Toppers
  • Toothpicks
  • Cupcakes:

  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1 1/2 sticks softened butter
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 1/2 tsp. vanilla or almond extract
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 3/4 cup sour cream
  • Frosting:

  • 1 cup butter softened
  • 1 tsp. vanilla or almond extract
  • 4 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 tbsp. milk
  • Directions

      1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
      2. Combine the flour, baking powder and salt in a large bowl. Set aside.
      3. With a electric mixer, combine butter and sugar. Beat together until light and fluffy.
      4. Beat in the eggs, 1 at a time. Slowly add the vanilla, milk and sour cream. Scrape down the sides of the bowl, as needed. With the mixer on medium speed, gradually add in the flour.
      5. Line a cupcake pan with baking cups. Fill the baking cups about 2/3rd full, dividing the batter evenly among the lined cups.
      6. Bake for approximately 20 minutes. Insert a toothpick in the middle of a cupcake, if comes out clean, cupcakes are done. Remove from the oven let cool completely on a wire rack.
      7. Prepare frosting by creaming butter with an electric mixer. Add vanilla. Gradually add in powdered sugar, beating well after each addition.
      8. After all of the sugar has been added, add milk and beat until light and fluffy.
      9. Add blue food coloring to icing and pipe on to cupcakes. Top each with a Shark Fin Cupcake Topper (see below for details).

    Shark Fin Cupcake toppers are needed for the cupcake to look Jawsome! They can be purchased and downloaded from my etsy store or You can send me $3.50 via paypal and I will email the shark fins within 48 hours. There are 9 fins on the 1 page PDF. Print as many pages as you need to top all your cupcakes.

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