Grinch cupcakes: peppermint chocolate cupcakes with peppermint buttercream!

Not everyone is making Santa or reindeer cupcakes...blogger Sugar Swings! Serves Some has made Grinch cupcakes, inspired by Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas. Click above to read more about how she made them.

photos via her Flickr account

She writes: took a little time to do the detail....but it was fun...and candy melts are great because you can do them ahead of time and store them for when you need them....did these a couple nights ago....but then got another awful idea....a wonderful, awful idea....!

....same cupcake and icing (tinted grinch green..which btw is some kelly green to get a nice light green then add canary yellow until you get the chartreusy color)....with his mean yellow eyes and a santie hat.....