Kisses from Kids Cupcakes

This is a fun collaboration. Kids love the responsibility of placing the candies—even if they do eat a few.

Serves: 12Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 55 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 12


  • 1 box (18.25 oz.) devil's food cake mix plus ingredients called for on box
  • 12 chocolate kiss candies, unwrapped
  • 1 container (16 oz.) chocolate frosting


  • Preheat oven according to cake mix instructions. Line a muffin tin with paper baking cups.
  • Prepare batter according to cake mix instructions for cupcakes. Fill baking cups with batter.
  • Place one candy in the middle of each cup of batter. It will sink on its own with a gentle tap.
  • Bake according to instructions on package. Allow cupcakes to cool completely before frosting.