How to Make Cake Pops

10 steps to making your perfect cake pops!

Step 1: Materials

  • cake mix of your choice
  • ingredients to make the cake
  • frosting (non whipped)
  • lollipop sticks
  • candy melts of your choice
  • Styrofoam block(s)

Step 2:

Bake the cake of your choice by following the directions on the back of the box.

use only 1/2 the amount of vegetable oil

Step 3:

Let the cake cool

put the cake into a large bowl and crumble the cake with your hands

Step 4:

mix small amounts of (non whipped) frosting into the cake crumbles and mush together until the cake mix is clay like

Step 5:

melt the candy melts of your choice in the microwave (follow directions on the back of the bag)

Step 6:

to keep your candy melts warm so you don't have to keep microwaving them you can place the bowl inside another bowl of hot water or use a warmer of your choice

Step 7:

you can use a scoop or do it by hand: roll up reasonable sized balls to go on the end of the lollipop sticks

make sure the balls are compacted so they don't fall apart while pushing the stick in

Step 8:

dip one end of the lollipop stick into the melted candy and take your cake ball and put it on the same side as the melted candy

Step 9:

wait for it to set

then, dip the cake ball into the melted candy and pull straight up

Step 10:

add sprinkles to the cake pop while its still wet

then, stick your cake pop into the Styrofoam block to dry/ harden

Step 11:

You are done!



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    2 years ago

    Yum! I love cake pops :)