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Malt-O-Meal® Santa Hats Recipe

Malt-O-Meal® Cereal Santa Hat Cupcakes

This Santa hat cupcakes recipe uses Malt-O-Meal® Berry Colossal Crunch® cereal, small sugar cones, and cupcake mix with frosting. Try this creative recipe at your next holiday shindig!

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25 mins
prep time
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1 hr 25 mins
total time


Malt-O-Meal® Cereal Santa Hat Cupcakes

Prep Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 25 minutes



  • Make cupcakes following directions on the box. Allow to cool.
  • Using a small spatula, spread the white cake frosting evenly on the sugar cone.
  • Pick out the red pieces of Malt-O-Meal Colossal Berry Crunch cereal and place them on the cone.
  • Take one marshmallow and add a dab of white cake frosting to the end. Place on top of the cone.
  • Place the finished cone on top of the cupcake, and press down gently.
  • Enjoy!

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