Allow cake pops to dry completely after they have been dipped in wax paper. You can make stripes by dipping a toothpick in the melted candy and drawing the stripes around the ball (I suggest drawing only one half circle at a time since the candy melts very quickly). Continue to decorate as you wish by covering the surface with sprinkles.
How Do You Get Cake Pops To Stay On Sticks?
You can use hardened candy coating to prevent cake pops from falling off the sticks since it acts as a glue. Dip each stick in the candy coating before inserting it into your chilled cake balls. If you want to insert the stick into the cake ball, I suggest doing so about half way.
What Can You Use Instead Of Styrofoam For Cake Pops?
styrofoam can’t be found?? colanders are a great way to save money!! I used only a few of the holes on mine, but it was a great way to dry the cake pops.
Should Cake Pops Be Cold Before Dipping?
If you want to dip the cake balls, they need to be extremely cold. If you have a refrigerator or freezer, make sure it is big enough for them. Baking sheets lined with ice are always the best way to chill them.
Why Wont My Sticks Stay In My Cake Pops?
Cake balls can fall off the stick if you don’t add enough frosting to them and thin out the candy coating. Cake balls will be heavy and way down if the chocolate coating is too thick.
What Do You Use To Stick Cake Pops To Dry?
Place the chocolate balls in the center of each cake, pressing just about halfway down. Dip each stick in melted chocolate and place it in the center. The stick will be secured by removing any excess icing from the top. Set the chocolate in the fridge for just a few minutes to set.