Dr. Seuss day is March 2nd! These Lorax Cupcakes are perfect for any Dr. Seuss party!
And the best part about making these cupcakes is your kids will love to help decorate them! There’s no denying that these Lorax theme cupcakes will make the perfect addition to your storytime, Earth Day, or a celebration for Dr. Seuss Read Across America Day.
Lorax Theme Cupcakes
The mustache on these Dr. Seuss The Lorax Cupcakes are just too cute! Seriously, We’re a bit obsessed with them.
We’ve made these a few times to share with our other friends and they’re always a big hit.
Since the majority of this recipe is all about the decorating, it’s a fun and easy baking activity that the kids can really enjoy helping with as well.
Earth Day Snack Idea
How to Make Dr. Seuss The Lorax Cupcakes
Some of the ingredients you will need to make these is in this picture below. However, I have the full ingredients and recipe to print out towards the bottom of the page.
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Dr. Seuss The Lorax Cupcakes
This recipe only calls for a few ingredients and you’re going to have a blast decorating them!
The best thing is these start with your favorite boxed cake mix.
Bake the cupcakes using the directions on the box and allow them to cool completely.
Let’s get started…
Start by melting the chocolate according to the package directions. Then take and spoon the melted chocolate into the mustache mold and tap on the counter to get out any air bubbles.
Let harden for about an hour and then pop out and continue to make as many as you need.
Next, it’s time to get your frosting to the color that you want. To do so, add 3-4 drops of food coloring to the frosting and mix well.
Add the colored frosting to a piping bag or large baggie and snip the corner. Pipe on the cupcakes in a circular motion.
Once that is done, it’s time to add a Lorax mustache to the center.
And just like that, they’re ready to serve!
Dr Seuss Recipes
Once you make this Lorax cupcake recipe, your kids will love these Dr Seuss Recipes too.
Studies have shown that if you like this, you will also love the following recipes. I have pulled them together for you right here!
The Lorax Cupcakes Recipe
- Prepared Cupcakes
- White Frosting
- Yellow Chocolate Discs
- Orange Food Coloring
- Mustache Chocolate Mold
- Melt chocolate according to package directions. Spoon melted chocolate into mustache mold and tap on the counter to get out any air bubbles. Let harden for about an hour. Pop out and continue to make as many as you need.
- Add 3-4 drops of food coloring to the frosting and mix well. Add frosting to a piping bag or large baggie, snip the corner and pipe on cupcakes in a circular motion.
- Add a Lorax mustache in the center and they are ready to serve.