What can I use instead of cake pop sticks?
If you don’t have lollipop sticks , or simply don’t want to use sticks , there are many options. You can use candy sticks , like cinnamon or peppermint sticks . You can insert a spoon instead . You can also simply serve the cake pops as cake balls .
Does Target have cake pop sticks?
Wilton Cake Pop Stand : Target .
How do you get cake pops to stick to the stick?
Hardened candy coating acts as glue so it can be very helpful in preventing your cake pops from falling off the sticks . Before inserting your cake pop sticks into your chilled cake balls, dip the end of each stick into candy coating.
Why won’t my cake pops stay on the stick?
Hardened candy coating acts as glue so it can be very helpful in preventing your cake pops from falling off the sticks . Before inserting your sticks into your chilled cake balls , dip the end of each stick into candy coating. Then, set them back in the fridge to chill for dipping.
Can you use paper straws as cake pop sticks?
Helpful Hint: Wondering how you can use paper straws and still display your cake pops in your cake pop stand? Simply insert your lollipop sticks into your cake pop stand holes and then slide your cake pops on paper straws over the lollipop sticks . Easy peasy!
What size sticks for cake pops?
Getting Cake Pops Onto The Stick – And Keeping Them There First things first when it comes to decorating your cake pops – you need to get them onto a stick. You can get your sticks in different sizes, with 4 inch , 6 inch and 8 inch being the most common. I tend to use the 6″ or 8″ sizes.
How do you use silicone molds for cake pops?
Open the silicone mold and let cool another 5 to 10 minutes before removing the cake balls . Melt a little bit of chocolate. Dip one end of each cake pop stick into the melted chocolate. Then insert it into the cake pop.
Does Walmart make cake pops?
Our cake pops have a secret combination of ingredients to make them insanely delicious. Each cake pop is lovingly hand decorated, hand dipped and wrapped by hand. These cake pops are great as a gift, party favor or a delicious bite-size chocolate treat. Choose milk chocolate or white chocolate.
How long do cake pops need to chill before dipping?
Do you have to refrigerate cake pops before dipping?
Refrigerate Before Dipping The freshly rolled cake pops should stay in the refrigerator for at least two hours before you dip them in melted almond bark or candy melts. This refrigeration time will ensure they are firm enough to keep their shape during the dipping and drying process.
Why do cake pops crack?
The most common reason why cake pops crack is because the temperature of the cake ball and the frosting you applied to it was too great. More often than not, the coating will have been too hot and the cake ball will have been too cold, although vice versa can happen.
Can you thin out candy melts?
After melting your candy , add a small amount of EZ Thin Dipping Aid. EZ Thin helps you control the consistency of the candy without changing the overall finish once it sets (it will still be shiny and set properly). Start with a little at a time and stir in thoroughly before adding more.
Why do my cake pop sticks turn yellow?
Yep that is true, cake has oils in it (or butter) and the yellow stuff that quickly wicks up the sticks within 24 hours of making your cake pops is all the oil from whatever you put in your cake /icing:)! I tried a “diet coke” cake once and even that one had some problems with the stick yellowing .