How do you keep cake balls from falling off 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. I suggest inserting the stick about half way into the cake ball.
What can you 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.
Can I Refrigerate cake pops overnight before dipping?
Cover and keep at room temperature. You can store the undipped cake balls in the refrigerator for up to 2 days or freeze them for up to 6 weeks. You can also freeze the finished cake pops for up to 6 weeks once the coating has fully set. Thaw overnight in the refrigerator.
What if my cake pops are too moist?
Refrigerating your cake balls / pops can cause condensation on the coating and this moisture will cause the coating to become sticky. Store them in a cool, dry place and they should be fine!
What is the easiest dessert to make from scratch?
Blueberry Crumble Bars. Recipe HERE. Chocolate Crazy Cake. Chocolate Crazy Cake is as easy as a box mix, but tastes so much better! Easy Cinnamon Cake. Easy Lemon Macaroons. Chocolate and Coffee Mousse Cups. 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies. Heavenly Hash Truffle Bars. Peanut Butter Cup Bars.
What is the best cake pop maker?
Best Sellers in Cake Pop Makers #1. Babycakes CP-12 Cake Pop Maker, 12 Cake Pop Capacity, Purple. Disney Cake Pop Maker , One Size, Red. Babycakes Multi-Treat Baker . Holstein Housewares HF-09035R-PK1 Cake Pop Maker, 13 x 5.11 x 13 inches, Red. Sweet Creations Round Cake Pop Press Mold.
What are some fun things to bake?
Giant Skillet Brownie. A Beautiful Mess. Vegan Banana Nut Scones. Cookie and Kate. Pull-Apart Cinnamon Roll Brioche. Half Baked Harvest. Baked Savory Cream Cheese And Herb Doughnuts. Averie Cooks. Chocolate Cupcakes With Avocado Icing. Love and Lemons . Baked Fruit — Three Ways. Izy’s Swedish Chocolate Cake. Nutella Bread Pudding.
What can be used instead of candy melts?
there is a good substitute for candy melt and that is white chocolate . You just need to melt it over water bath or microwave gently with a small amount of shortening or crisco and will work fine like candy melt .
Can you use wooden sticks for cake pops?
Once you have the cake batter made, I used a 2-Tablespoon Scoop to measure out the batter. Shape these in a flaten U -shape. I used wooden popsicle sticks in place of lollipop sticks . Now, watch this video on dipping Cake Pops .
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!
How do you thin chocolate for dipping?
Add oil, butter, or shortening to thin a small amount of chocolate . The best way to thin chocolate is with the addition of a fat. The exact amount of oil you will need will depend on the thickness of your chocolate and your desired consistency. Start by stirring in just a little splash, then add more if you need to.
Can I use white chocolate chips instead of candy melts?
Hi Jessie- I usually use the candy melts , but you can use chocolate chips . You do need to add some shortening to it (I’d use Crisco), otherwise it’ll get lumpy. The candy melts already have oil added to them, chocolate chips don’t have any oil added.
How do you make cake balls smooth?
Super Smooth Cake Balls Tip 1: crumb your cake using a food processor. Tip 2: use frosting sparingly. Tip 3: to incorporate the frosting, use a spatula to press it down into the cake crumbs, almost like you’re smearing it against the sides of the bowls. Tip 4: use a 1.5″ cookie scoop to evenly portion your pops .