Picture of Cake Pop Mice
Adorable little cakepop mice for any occasion!  My kids think that mice are absolutely adorable so I thought why not have some fun.  My son is an avid "Instructables" follower (WhiteTech) , and he talked me into trying a challenge. 

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Step 1: What you need

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You just need the basic normal kitchen tools

Cake pop maker
Microwave safe container (for melting the chocolate)
Measuring spoons ect.....

For this challenge we used a recipe for Chocolate Cake Pops, but any recipe will work, or even brownie mix would work just fine!

Ingredients for the Chocolate Cake Pops:

3/4 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 cup sugar
3 tablespoons cocoa
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 cut buttermilk
3 tablespoons vegetable oil
1 egg
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
1/4 cup freshly brewed hot coffee (or espresso for stronger flavor)

For making the actual Mice part of the Cakepops:

Melting chocolate
Hersey Kisses or similar candy
Cake pop sticks
Black licorice
Almond slices.

Step 2: Making the Cake Balls

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Let's start off with making the cake balls,

1.  Combine flour, sugar, coca, baking soda, baking powder and salt in a mixing bowl.  Add buttermilk, vegetable oil, egg and vanilla.  Using a mixer, blend until smooth.
2.  Add coffee and continue mixing until coffee is evenly incorporated into mixture.
3.  Fill each cooking reservoir with about 1 tablespoon of batter.
4.  Bake 4 to 5 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into a cake pop comes out clean.
5.  Take out carefully
6.  Allow to cool.

Tip:  If you don't have buttermilk on hand, pour 3/4 teaspoons lemon juice or vinegar into a glass measuring cup.  Add milk to equal 1/4 cup.  Allow to stand 5 to 10 minutes, then use in place of buttermilk in this recipe.

eande1029 months ago
I tried ur cake pops and they turned out to be amazing
WhiteTech2 years ago
Good one there mum!
Dr. P WhiteTech2 years ago
Way to go, Kiddo! You've taught her well!
WhiteTech Dr. P2 years ago
It helps when you're right beside her when she's writing it, I went over it when she was done and changed a few things, and I took the pictures ;)
There so cute!
well done!
hehehe cute mice! well done
scoochmaroo2 years ago
Make sure to add this to the New Authors Group!
scoochmaroo2 years ago
Very cute cake pop idea!