New Twist On Ake Balls!! Had To Share!!

Decorating By gscout73 Updated 13 Jul 2008 , 9:08pm by Jocmom

gscout73 Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 3:29pm
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Hey, Everyone, this link was given to me by a co-worker who stumbled upon it while surfing. It is great!! A woman whose known as Bakarella makes cake balls into candy coated lollypops. She was the Martha Stewart show.... Now, why didn't I think of that?? icon_rolleyes.gif

http://bakerella.blogspot.com/2008/04/make-your-cupcakes-pop.html

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bashini Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 4:13pm
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Thanks for sharing. I have some cake leftovers so gonna give it try.

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lardbutt Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 4:31pm
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Very cute idea! Thanks for sharing!

AKA_cupcakeshoppe Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 5:44pm
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bakerella gives a whole new meaning to cakeballs icon_smile.gif

Staceface81 Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 5:52pm
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This is really awesome! Thank you!

terrylee Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 5:55pm
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Wow Another great way to use your cake scraps....thanks for sharing.

Sweettooth1120 Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 5:55pm
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So adorable. Love the idea. I have some left over cake so I guess I better get busy.

Kim

Lady_Phoenix Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 6:05pm
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Thank you! My grandsons will adore these... and what awesome party favors! icon_biggrin.gif

raquel1 Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 6:06pm
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These are adorable! The illustrations were great. Thanks so much for sharing, I can't wait to make them icon_biggrin.gif

Jocmom Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 6:12pm
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Why didn't I think of that?!?!? Thanks for sharing. I have a cake in the oven right now - I can't wait to make a batch of these! thumbs_up.gif

CakeDiva73 Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 7:11pm
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Wow, those are the cutest things I have ever seen! And I really love her step by step photo instructions....they were really clear and helpful. What a cute idea.......wish I had some cakeball mix ready to go. (It's almost 100 degrees so there is NO chance I am turning on my oven, lol.)

Thanks for the link icon_smile.gif

PattyT Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 7:20pm
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I'll add one more thanks. Those cake pops are adorable!

aliciaL_77 Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 7:30pm
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I made the ones in the mold (the non pop ones) and they are adorable - they are in my pics icon_smile.gif

JanH Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 7:31pm
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Pretty darn clever. icon_smile.gif

And the directions are very well written. judge.gif

Cupcake Pops are a great alternative when Cupcake Bouquets are too much cake. (And they're just so CUTE....) icon_lol.gif

Thanks so much for sharing, Sandy. icon_biggrin.gifthumbs_up.gif

(You've probably launched a new wave of cake ball mania!) icon_cool.gificon_lol.gif

FromScratch Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 7:52pm
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I have that saved in my favs. I haven't had the opportunity to try to make them yet, but you just might have sparked the desire.. once I recover from this wedding. icon_lol.gif

gscout73 Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 8:30pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by JanH

Pretty darn clever. icon_smile.gif

And the directions are very well written. judge.gif

Cupcake Pops are a great alternative when Cupcake Bouquets are too much cake. (And they're just so CUTE....) icon_lol.gif

Thanks so much for sharing, Sandy. icon_biggrin.gifthumbs_up.gif

(You've probably launched a new wave of cake ball mania!) icon_cool.gificon_lol.gif




I agree. I was very impressed with the directions. I have scraps from a cake from yesterday. And since the weather is turning bad right now, I'ts a good time for me to get back into the kitchen and try them out icon_wink.gif

Marysmom Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 8:54pm
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I could just die! These are the cutest darn things I've ever seen. I can't wait to maked these for my dd's and ds's school. And everyone is right. The instructions are wonderful. I just love little treats.

Thank you for posting this.

jouj Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 9:23pm
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These are the cutest cupcakes I have ever seen. Have to try that very soon.
Thanks for posting..

kutabby Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 9:24pm
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I'll be trying these soon too! I've got a neighborhood party coming up that these would be perfect for!! Thanks so much for sharing!!!

chassidyg Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 9:24pm
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I did some, they are in my pics, much harder then they look! I'm going to have to try again 1 day, but they are cute, and the kids love them!

disneynutbsv Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 10:05pm
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I tried them, but couldn't get the balls to do what they were supposed to do (felt like I lost a whole cake...) so anyhow I used oreo truffles (oreos crushed with a block of cream cheese).....so yummy!!

KoryAK Posted 12 Jul 2008 , 11:47pm
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Super cute, yes... but holy PIA!!

armywifebryan Posted 13 Jul 2008 , 3:29pm
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Those are too cute!!! I took a bunch of cake balls to a 4th of july party/cookout. Our friend fell in love with the "little balls of good tasting poop". Not sure if he will like the "cute" version since he can't call them balls of poop anymore! LOL I will definitely try them though! Thakns for showing.

Teresa

Jocmom Posted 13 Jul 2008 , 9:08pm
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I made a batch today and have a picture of one in my gallery. I didn't make "pops" but put them on mini foil cups. What a pain in the rump! I can add to the instructions - make sure the cake balls are really firm and the chocolate is really almost runny. I spent a lot of time with my head in the freezer today. But these are so cute and worth the work.

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