Heart Cake Pops
Recipe type: Dessert
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Serves: 30
Cake Pops
  • 16.5 oz box of cake mix
  • ¾ of a 16 oz. container of frosting
Heart Cake Pops Decoration
  • 32 oz. bag of red melting wafers
  • Wilton Candy Melts EZ Thin Dipping Aid, shortening or oil for thinning
  • 30 lollipop sticks
  • Red sanding sugar sprinkles
Cake Pops
  1. Bake a 9x13 cake according to package directions. Allow cake to cool completely.
  2. In a bowl, crumble cake into fine crumbs and mix in about ¾ of the container of frosting.
  3. Form cake mixture into 1½ inch balls and shape into a hearts. Place hearts covered in the fridge for an hour or more.
Heart Cake Pops Decoration
  1. Melt red wafers in the microwave on 50% power for 30 second intervals. Stirring after each interval until melted. If mixture is thick, thin by using Wilton Candy Melts EZ Thin Dipping Aid, or mixing in 1 tsp. shortening or oil at a time until desired thinness.
  2. Remove several cake hearts from the fridge at a time.
  3. Dip ½ inch of a lollipop stick into the melted wafers and insert it almost half way into a cake heart. Allow the cake pop to rest for 30 seconds or a minute to let the melted wafers harden onto the stick.
  4. Dip the cake heart fully into the melted wafers while holding onto the stick.
  5. After dipping, gently tap and rotate the stick to remove the excess candy coating.
  6. Sprinkle red sanding sugar onto the cake pop until covered before the candy coating hardens.
Recipe by Sugar, Spice and Family Life at https://sugarspiceandfamilylife.com/2017/02/heart-cake-pops-recipe.html