I used this recipe without the green dye, and instead of the cream cheese frosting, this vanilla frosting recipe was a nice alternative:
Here's the result:
|The finishing touch|
|Bayer CropScience St. Patrick's Day Cupcake Competition Prize|
Some beautifully decorated Patty-Cakes, great for trying to emulate in years to come, can be seen at: Family Holiday - St. Patrick's Day Treats: Decorating Ideas
With my cup of Guinness tipped up, Happy Patty-Cake Day to you all!