Orange paste food coloring
Yellow paste food coloring
Red and/or black string licorice
Black, orange, or yellow gumdrops
1. If desired, tint vanilla frosting with orange and yellow paste food coloring. Frost cupcakes with white, orange, or yellow frosting.
2. Push eight 2-inch pieces of string licorice into a gumdrop, forming a spider, and press into the top of each frosted cupcake. Sprinkle the cupcakes with edible glitter.
Make Ahead Tip
Store decorated cupcakes in an airtight container up to 24 hours.