Krabby Patty Cupcake Recipe Dessert Illusion!

We all know SpongeBob is one of the few Bikini Bottom characters that actually knows how to create a Krabby Patty. The recipe is well guarded and defended with no care to safety. Anyone looking to seek the recipe is faced with brute force that would surely kill any normal human. It doesn’t stop some Bikini Bottom members, “cough” Plankton “cough”, from looking to trick, steal, or deceive his way into the coveted recipe vault.

With SpongeBob SquarePants: The Complete Thirteenth Season; The Patrick Star Show: Season 1, Volume 2; and Kamp Koral: SpongeBob’s Under Years – Season 1, Volume 2, coming to DVD December 5, 2023, Nickelodeon has decided to share the delicious Krabby Patty recipe, Courtesy of However, this recipe isn’t for the beloved Krabby Patty seen on the popular SpongeBob SquarePants series. Instead, it is an illusion of our favorite burger!

This Optical Illusion Krabby Patty is actually a cupcake made to appear like the real deal! Using yellows frosting, red frosting, coconut flakes, fruit rings, and a few other ingredients, these Krabby Patties may just foo Plankton.

To make these yummy Krabby Patty Cupcakes you will need:

  • 1 15.25 oz. package of yellow cake mix
  • 1 18 oz package chocolate brownie ix
  • Starburst Orange fruit taffy candy squares
  • 1 cup + 3 Tbsp. water or as called for on the cake and brownie mix packages, divided
  • 1/2 + 2/3 cup vegetable oil or as called for on the cake and brownie mix packages, divided
  • 5 eggs or as called for on the cake and brownie mix packages, divided
  • Shredded coconut
  • Green food coloring
  • Marshmallows
  • Crispy Rice cereal
  • Strawberry fruit strips
  • Red Decorating icing
  • Yellow decorating icing
  • Green Gummy fruit ring candies

Click the image below to download the recipe. Then print and start baking and creating your own Dessert Illusions!

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