Birthday Cupcake in a jar!

Last week we were again very busy…We had to organize Anna’s first birthday! We celebrate her birthday on a restaurant,so I didn’t prepare anything! Only the favor bags with the  cupcake in the jar. It is a very nice gift for the kids!

It was really great! Of course we made it the Greek-Serbian way! Which means…a lot of food and music! Kids wer

The base for the cupcake is the basic that I used before from previous recipe,I deduct rum and I  added 1/3 melted white chocolate and I substitute lime with orange juice and zest.

I found a very nice frosting that can stay out of the fridge more than 3 hours! It stayed during the party. The frosting is really simple.

You’ll need:

  • 8 oz mascarpone
  • 1 cup powder sugar
  • 1 cup whip cream
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • zest from one orange
  • 1 tsp. almond extract
  • 1/4 shredded coconut
  • food coloring
  • 8 oz jars
  • ribbons
  • mini spoons
  • stickers

Beat mascarpone and powder sugar till cream.

With a spatula,fold the whip cream. Add the rest of the ingredients,leave for last the coconut.

Cut the cooled cupcake in half. Add the one slice on the bottom of the jar. With a pipping bag add the frosting,add some raspberries or any other fruit that you like and then again the other half of the cupcake and on top of that the frosting.


Put the lid on,.Stick a nice sticker on top of that,as I did. Wrap it with a nice ribbon and on the side put the mini spoon. you cupcake in a jar is ready!


*My photos are not the best,because I was in a hurry to get everything done!







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