Oreo Dirt Cupcakes
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Oreo Dirt Cupcakes

These delicious oreo dirt cupcakes are the absolute perfect recipe for earth day! Tasty, festive, and realistic, these kids and adults alike will love these cupcakes!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time40 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cupcakes, oreo
Servings: 12


  • 1 box chocolate cake mix
  • 3 eggs
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 can chocolate frosting
  • 1 package Oreos
  • mint or parsley or other herbs with stems for decorating


  • Preheat the oven to 350F.  Line a cupcake or muffin tin with paper baking cups.
  • Prepare the chocolate cake mix according to direction on the box.  Pour into the cupcake pan and bake for 25 minutes.
  • Meanwhile, crush the Oreos in a food processor until they turn into crumbs.  Put the Oreo crumbs on a plate.
  • Spread the chocolate frosting on top of cupcakes, then dip the cupcakes in Oreo crumbs.
  • To decorate the dirt cupcakes, insert the herb into each cupcake.