Candy Barrel Variations?

Decorating By volleyball47 Updated 28 Jan 2009 , 8:36pm by volleyball47

volleyball47 Posted 26 Jan 2009 , 8:14pm
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I am thinking about making a kit kat candy barrel cake, but i want to do something different than the standard M&M's on the top. Any suggestions??

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volleyball47 Posted 26 Jan 2009 , 8:51pm
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anyone? anyone?

something_sweet Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 5:59pm
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Reese's pieces or malted milk balls? You could even crush up a candy bar (like butterfinger) and put it on top.

mcdonald Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 6:03pm
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shaved chocolate maybe.. do a white and milk and dark??

cupcakemkr Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 6:04pm
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they have mini kisses now, they resemble m&m's but shaped like kisses

LetThereBeCake07 Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 6:06pm
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mix dark chocolate, white and milk chocloate chips.
cho dipped strawberries
blueberries
non parrels, chocloate or the pastel ones
mini mint melt aways
jr mints
rollos
gummies or skittles...but this would not be my first choice...
chocolate curls
sprinkles

mandice Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 6:07pm
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lol.. i'm such a n00b... what's a candy barrel (cake)?

cookieman Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 6:10pm
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If you don't want to go the candy route, how about buttercream (or fondant) flowers? I think this would be very pretty.

something_sweet Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 6:21pm
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has anyone made one of these in a heart shape?

MikeRowesHunny Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 6:25pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by mandice

lol.. i'm such a n00b... what's a candy barrel (cake)?




This is one I did for my son, just a bog standard version though!:

http://www.cakecentral.com/cake-photo_1231640.html

HTH!

chilz822 Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 6:28pm
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mandice Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 7:12pm
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OMGA *dies*

i know what i'm making for my birthday!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! lmao icon_biggrin.gif

those are so kickass! love them!

thanks for posting pics for me! icon_biggrin.gif

volleyball47 Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 8:36pm
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thanks for all the ideas!

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