100% Vegan cupcakes assembled to be gobbled up sushi style!

Mini coconut cupcakes complete with "Wasabi" frosting and dark chocolate "soy sauce" all from scratch!

Step 1: Gather Supplies!

As always when gathering ingredients, try to buy local, organic, and Eco-friendly!
These cupcakes are 100% Vegan, but you can always try substituting with butter instead of margarine; almond milk instead of soy...etc.

This recipe makes 24 mini cupcakes and about 6 "tamago" or "sashimi" cakes

Cupcake Ingredients:

1 cup All-Purpose Flour
1 1/2 tsp Baking Powder
1/4 tsp Salt
1/4 Coconut Oil
1 cup Coconut Milk
3/4 cup Granulated Sugar
1 tsp Vanilla
2 tsp Coconut Extract
1/2 cup Unsweetened Shredded Coconut
1/2 cup Toasted Coconut

Frosting Ingredients:

1/4 cup Non-hydrogenated Shortening
1/4 cup Non-hydrogenated Margarine
1 3/4 cups Powdered Sugar
3/4 tsp Vanilla
1/8 cup Soy MIlk
Lime Green Food Dye

Topping Ingredients:

-Shredded Coconut
-Chocolate  (vegan and fair trade)
-Various Fruits

Try different fruits in season or from your or a neighbor's garden. A little fruit goes a long way with these and you can be really creative! I have used the following successfully:

-Mandarin Oranges

Additional Supplies:

-Mixing Bowls
-Measuring Cups & Spoons
-Mini Cupcake Pan
-Mini Bread Loaf Pan  (mine was about 3x6 in )
-Mini Green Cupcake Liners (if you can't find these, you have other options )
-Optional: "Vegan Cupcakes Take Over the World" (For these cupcakes I slightly altered the recipe on page 87 and used the frosting on page 142 GREAT BOOK!!! )
<p>Really need to make these, but being a great procrastinator I don't know if I'll have time. Definitely adding this to my favourites though haha ;)</p>
I just made some sushi cupcakes too! I'd love if you check them out and let me know what you think :) <br> <br><a href="http://www.littlelionbakedgoods.com/sushi-cupcakes/" rel="nofollow"> My Sushi Cupcakes </a>
Well done, they are awesome, you deserved to win. The competition was fierce, too with some really great ideas.
Thank you! Yeah there were so many delicious sounding and creative entries. This was the first I ever posted and really explored the website. It's amazing to see everyone's ideas, I love it!
Please post more! The first one is the hardest, at least it was for me. I love Instructables too, you can find out how to do just about anything.
Congrats on yours too! Awesome idea, hilarious!
How nice, you got the prize!
I couldn't believe it! I am super excited!
I'm glad for you. <br>We told you, you should show how you make this , remember ?<br>Sure this idea is genius ! <br>Now enjoy your i-pad &lt;3
I will :) thanks!<br>
I love sushi I'm going to have to make these sometime. Good job! =)
Thanks! Yes sushi is always delicious and fun to eat. You should also try making real sushi too<br>
These cupcakes are really nice! i am going to try to make some too! <br>
Thank you and you should definitely make them too:)
BIG Congratulations on a very deserving Grand Prize Cupcake!!!
Great job! Congrats on the grand prize win :)
Thanks! Congrats to you too for second prize!! Yours are very cute!
That has to be one of the most creative ideas I've ever seen! I'm going to give that a shot the next time I have people over. I bet guests must really get a kick out of them!
thanks! Yeah they are great for guests. I like putting them on sushi plates and a couple people can share and have a little soy sauce dish for the melted chocolate. my friends loved them!
I 'll make a Bento with these cupcakes :D<br>
that would be a cute picture!
sure ;)
Cool idea, like them!
These cupcakes look super wicked awesome! I hope you feed them all to someone very handsome and loving ;)
un prometido peludo?
Yay! I'm so happy you told us how to do it. :D
yeah, I hope other people make them too!
these are wicked!
the not so healthy alternative...
they have fruit and coconut:)<br>

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