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Snowman Cake Pops Recipe

Snowman Cake Pops Recipe

Turn that frosting into Frosty! This is one of our favorite ways to build a snowman—indoors! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 1 hour + freezing Bake: 30 min. + cooling YIELD:48 servings


  • 1 package chocolate cake mix (regular size)
  • 1/2 cup plus 1 can (16 ounces) cream cheese frosting, divided
  • 36 lollipop sticks
  • Sprinkles, M&M's minis and red Fruit by the Foot fruit rolls


  • 1. Prepare and bake cake according to package directions, using a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking pan. Cool completely on a wire rack.
  • 2. Crumble cake into a large bowl. Add 1/2 cup frosting and mix well. Shape mixture into thirty-six 3/4-in. balls and thirty-six 1-in. balls. Place on baking sheets. Freeze for at least 2 hours or refrigerate for at least 3 hours or until cake balls are firm and easy to handle.
  • 3. To assemble snowmen, insert a lollipop stick into a large cake ball and then a small cake ball. Insert cake pops into a foam block to stand. In a microwave, warm remaining frosting; stir until smooth. Spoon frosting over each pop.
  • 4. Using sprinkles, add faces and buttons to snowmen. Add earmuffs and scarves with M&M's and pieces of fruit rolls. Let stand until set. Yield: 3 dozen.

Nutritional Facts

1 cake pop: 116 calories, 6g fat (2g saturated fat), 13mg cholesterol, 107mg sodium, 16g carbohydrate (12g sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein.

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homemadewithlove User ID: 4311884 257554
Reviewed Dec. 2, 2016

"cake Pops are so easy and kids love them! Basic versatile recipe that can be just rolled into balls, dipped and drizzled. I have used for bake sales and kid friendly events."

Lillybell43 User ID: 7408815 139096
Reviewed Nov. 11, 2013

"I love this recipe. The kids st my church will love them."

JustineW User ID: 6400848 185871
Reviewed Dec. 14, 2011

"The best dessert recipe in the Taste of Home catalogue in decades. A little timely though, but my grandchildren already love this timely classic :)"

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