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How to Make Cute Bear Cupcakes

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Adorable Bear Cupcakes Made with Oreos

Check out these adorable bear cupcakes where the bear toppers are made with Oreo cookies. Not only are they fun to make but they are yummy too. You can make the cupcakes from scratch or use your favorite box mix. 

bear cupcakes made with Oreos, bears have heart noses

You also have cupcake flavor and color choices, vanilla, chocolate and more! We used a box mix for these cupcakes and while they are a bit more of a Valentine’s theme you can easily make them for any occasion. These teddy bear cupcakes are so adorable, you almost don’t want to eat them, almost.

Teddy Bear Cupcakes

How do you make Bear Cupcakes?

Make sure to PIN this DIY Bear Cupcakes

Check out these adorable bear cupcakes where the bear toppers are made with Oreo cookies. Not only are they fun to make but they are yummy too. You can make the cupcakes from scratch or use your favorite box mix. 

Don’t forget to check out all our other yummy recipes. Like the following:

single bear cupcake

Here’s the equipment you will need:

  • Microwave-safe bowls
  • Parchment Paper
  • Piping bag fitted tip 1M or 2D
  • Paper Towels

Ingredients for bear cupcakes

Ingredients

  • Prebaked cupcakes
  • Double stuffed Oreos
  • Mini Oreos
  • Chocolate melting wafers
  • Black candy pearls
  • Heart sprinkles

Polar Bear Cupcakes

You could also easily make these cupcakes into polar bear cupcakes by using white chocolate, white frosting and more. You have a few options!

chocolate covered double stuffed oreos and mini oreos

Melt the chocolate and dip the Oreos in it coating them completely. Use a fork to help you remove the Oreos from the chocolate. Lightly tap off excess chocolate and allow to sit for about 5 mins. Pour the excess chocolate into a piping bag or Ziplock bag and set it aside

chocolate covered double stuffed oreos and mini oreos

Carefully add a chocolate wafer (for the nose) Place the sprinkles for the eyes and allow to finish drying for 20 minutes. Reheat the chocolate in the piping bag for 15-20 seconds. Use it to glue on the heart for the nose and the ears. 

chocolate covered double stuffed oreos and mini oreos

Allow the bear face to chill in the fridge for at least 15 minutes to make sure it can be handled.

diy bear cupcake topper

Pipe frosting onto your cupcakes Place the bear faces on standing up or laying down.

teddy bear cupcake toppers

What kind of frosting do you use for Bear Cupcakes?

A buttercream frosting works nicely to help keep the bear toppers on. If you stand up the toppers and they fall then just place them laying down on the cupcakes.

teddy bear cupcakes

Don’t worry we’re also putting the ingredients and instructions all in an easy to print/read recipe card for you but wanted to share the step by step photos. 

Yield: 6

How to Make Cute Bear Cupcakes

bear cupcakes made with Oreos, bears have heart noses

Check out these adorable bear cupcakes made with Oreo cookies. Not only are they fun to make but they are yummy too.

Prep Time 20 minutes
Additional Time 45 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 5 minutes

Ingredients

  • 6 Prebaked cupcakes
  • 6 Double stuffed Oreos
  • 12 Mini Oreos
  • 8 oz Chocolate melting wafers
  • 6 non melted wafers
  • 12 Black candy pearls
  • 6 Heart sprinkles

Instructions

Melt the chocolate and dip (all) the Oreos in it coating them completely.

Use a fork to help you remove the Oreos from the chocolate. Lightly tap off excess chocolate and allow to sit for about 5 mins.

Pour the excess chocolate into a piping bag or Ziplock bag and
set it aside.

Carefully add a chocolate wafer (for the nose) Place the sprinkles for the eyes and allow to finish drying for 20 minutes.

Reheat the chocolate (in the microwave) in the piping bag for 15-20 seconds. Use it to glue on the heart for the nose and the ears

Allow the bear face to chill in the fridge for 15 minutes to make sure it can be handled.

Pipe frosting onto your cupcakes Place the bear faces on standing up or laying down.

Notes

Note total time does not include the time to bake the cupcakes or make the frosting.

I used folded paper towels to help hold the "ears" in place while they dry

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

6

Serving Size:

1 cupcake

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 741Total Fat: 35gSaturated Fat: 14gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 17gCholesterol: 25mgSodium: 446mgCarbohydrates: 104gFiber: 4gSugar: 74gProtein: 7g

Please note that we can not guarantee the accuracy of the nutritional information. They are a best guess calculation.

teddy bear cupcakes
What do you think, do you want to make some Bear Cupcakes with Oreos? If you make these bear cupcakes please make sure to let us know if you liked them and any variations that you tried and loved or didn’t like. We always love hearing from you all.

multiple teddy bear cupcakes

 

By on February 9th, 2022

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I’m Michelle aka Powered by Mom. I’m married with one daughter, my hubby was my high school sweetheart, our two dogs Nyx and Cleo and our cat Oliver. As you can see we’re a family of animal lovers. We love to travel when we can, try different food and activities all over the world and enjoy being together. My passions are writing, travelling, creating new recipes, encouraging people to adopt not shop and just to enjoy life while we can.

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