A cake pop is a cake on a stick that has been dipped in chocolate. Cake pops are made by putting frosting or whipped cream on the bottom of a cake pop maker and then dipping the mold into melted chocolate, before placing it on top of a stick.
How To Make A Cake Pop Stand?
The molds are available in many different styles, sizes and colors and are found in kitchen supply stores as well as craft fairs and artisans booths.
You can buy cake pop molds or you can just make them yourself. The most common is a 9 by 5 inch round cake mold in which you fill with frosting and use to press the cake pops into a ball.
How Do You Know When Your Cake Pop Is Done?
When the cake pop is done simply stick the toothpick into it, the cake pop will fall off when it is ready.
Another thing you can do is shake it, if it falls off then its done if not then you need to bake more.
How Do I Decorate My Cake Pop?
Decorating your cake pop depends on what you want to do with it. You can use a flavored frosting around the bottom half
and make the part above flat with the colored frosting, you can use a filler like crushed almonds. It really is up to you.
How Long Do You Keep Cake Pops?
To store your cake pop for later, wrap in wax paper and then put in an air tight container. Other than that, do not cover them with anything as they will sweat and get soggy over time.
How Long Do Cake Pops Last?
If done correctly cake pops are good for about two weeks. They need to be stored in air tight containers and if you will use them again by the time Christmas is over then you can put them in a box and keep them as decorations.
Be sure to store them away from any heat source as they will get soggy.
How To Store
Store cake pops at room temperature in an air tight container. If you are serving at a party and need to keep them longer, refrigerate. Cake pops will store for several days in the fridge.
You can also store your cake pops in the freezer by wrapping them individually in pieces of wax paper and placing them into freezer bags.
The most common way to make a cake pop stand is with a round cake mold. You would fill the mold with frosting and then dip the mold into melted chocolate, before placing it on top of a stick.
Cake pops can be made using a number of different methods. The easiest way is to simply use the round cake molds that are designed for baking the balls and use them for dipping the shaped candy.