Cake Ball Question

Decorating By cole10 Updated 24 Apr 2011 , 11:53pm by cole10

cole10 Posted 24 Apr 2011 , 12:54pm
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Is there anything else that I could use to cover cake pops in besides candy melt? I've never tasted it, but I've heard it's not that great. Its a huge deal to me that's things are not only pretty but taste great too. Don't want my cake pops to fall either. Any recommendations would be appreciated!

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poohsmomma Posted 24 Apr 2011 , 1:34pm
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I've used Ghiradelli chocolate; tastes yummy.

cole10 Posted 24 Apr 2011 , 9:12pm
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Does it hold up? I love Ghiradelli!

Adriana090175 Posted 24 Apr 2011 , 9:32pm
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I have bought the fountain chocolate from michaels or hobby. It tastes good!!!

zespri Posted 24 Apr 2011 , 10:48pm
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FromScratchSF (member here on CC) has some photos on her facebook page, says she's dipped hers in ganache or icing, as she doesn't like candy melts either.

Marianna46 Posted 24 Apr 2011 , 10:57pm
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You can use real chocolate. If you want colors, use white chocolate and tint it with candy colors (I think they're oil-based, so the chocolate wont sieze up when you add a water-based tint).

MrsAC Posted 24 Apr 2011 , 11:38pm
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i just used a bag of milk chocolate or white chocolate chocolate chips

cole10 Posted 24 Apr 2011 , 11:53pm
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Thanks! Will try these.

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