Super easy buttercream frosting idea for cupcakes

Hey there! Just thought I'd share this super easy frosting idea that I came up with for one of our recent Sunday dinner desserts!

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I had some chocolate and vanilla buttercream left over from during the week and thought I would put it to good use! I took an idea that I use on sugar cookies and applied almost the same technique to the cupcakes.

I filled two disposable piping bags and cut the tip off...a really small snip. Then I started with drawing lines with the chocolate, leaving a space between each line. It doesn't matter which colour you use first.

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Then I added the vanilla in the spaces between the chocolate.

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Next, I took a toothpick and dragged it across the lines and alternating the direction of the drag from left to right with each pass.

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I added a little trim.

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And then topped some of them off with mini Rolo's!

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You can use buttercream made from scratch or any store bought variety of icing. Have fun!

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