Christmas Ideas

Decorating By sweettooth88 Updated 14 Nov 2009 , 1:39am by kakeladi

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sweettooth88 Posted 14 Nov 2009 , 12:00am
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I have been asked to make a cake for a low key christmas party. They are serving finger foods so i figured making cake balls would be perfect!!! I need 3 flavors...can any one help me??? Also i would like to make a cake ball tree but i am intimidated by it....any suggestions??

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vagostino Posted 14 Nov 2009 , 12:11am
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I've never made cake balls so I'm not sure if this flavors would work but something with peppermint, eggnog an just simple chocolate.

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tbittner Posted 14 Nov 2009 , 12:20am
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My suggestions are chocolate with crushed up Andes mints, eggnog and red velvet. You can make them look like ornaments with colored chocolate as decorations. Have fun with them!!

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kakeladi Posted 14 Nov 2009 , 1:39am
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Butter Pecan cake! The choco w/mints and eggnog sound wonderfulicon_smile.gif

As for a cake ball tree - get yourself a styro cone @ Dollar Tree. Paint it w/choco - just a bit at a time and stick the cake balls on just as the painted choco starts to set. It will take time - *lots*! icon_smile.gif - but will be great. Vary the size of the balls too - keeping them rather small (think marbles). Remember to stagger the rows as you go around. Using some red &/or green now the then helps too.

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