These little gems take the ball to the hole—the donut hole, that is. You’ll need a referee to keep guests away from these tasty basketball cupcakes.
Place green decorating frosting in a pastry bag fitted with a star tip or multiopening (grass) tip. Pipe frosting onto cupcakes to resemble grass.
In a small microwave-safe bowl, microwave orange candy coating disks on 100 percent power (high) for 1 minute. Stir; microwave for 30 to 60 seconds more or until melted, stirring once more.
Using a fork, dip donut holes, one at a time, into melted candy coating, turning to coat completely. Place on waxed paper until set.
Use a tube of chocolate icing to pipe lines onto coated donut holes to resemble basketballs. Place a decorated donut hole on each cupcake, pressing into frosting grass.