Tractor Cupcakes – An Easy Grass Cupcakes Tutorial!

A few days ago we shared a whole blog post full of John Deere inspired party supplies and tractor birthday party ideas which included some super cute cupcakes. Today we’re back to show just how easy you can make these tractor cupcakes for your farm or tractor birthday party! With just a few tools of the trade, you’ll be off to the farm in no time!

Grass cupcakes with tractor party sprinkles - how to make grass icing on cupcakes

Don’t worry these grass cupcakes really are so simple, perfect for beginners. And using these as part of your tractor birthday party or farm party is the perfect addition! Add a toy John Deere tractor, farm animals, hay bales and other farm themed or tractor themed items. Cupcake rings would be so fun too! These grass cupcakes would also be perfect for a pull apart cupcake cake since it would match side by side.

Tractor Cupcakes - Grass cupcakes on lime green background

Grass Cupcakes – Tools Needed

How to make grass icing on cupcakes

  1. Begin by piping a smooth swirl of green buttercream with the large round piping tip.
  2. Begin piping on the “grass” at the bottom of the buttercream swirl. It’s a very simple technique of press, release, and pull. You’ll get the hang of it as you go. Continue to work your way up.
  3. Continue to work your way up the frosting swirl to you reach the top. You’ll now and a perfect little mound of grass.
  4. Top your tractor cupcakes with Tractor ride sprinkles and any tractor toppers you would like!

Grass cupcakes with tractor birthday party sprinkles on lime green background


Goodie Bags โ€“ Forest Green Cupcake Liners

Sprinkles โ€“ Tractor Ride

Piping Tip – Jumbo Round

Love This Tractor Cupcakes Tutorial? Check Some Other Sweet Inspiration!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *