Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons

Mickey Mouse Snowman Truffles

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Cake balls are one of my favorite things to make over the holidays and I’m so excited to make these Mickey Mouse Snowman Truffles. The kids love these adorable little snowmen with candy scarves and cookie ears! You could even decorate them with other fun candy you have around the house.

Mickey Mouse Snowman Truffles

Mickey Mouse Snowman Truffles

Ingredients

  • 1 box of chocolate cake mix
  • 1 C water
  • 1/2 C oil
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 packages of Ghiradelli white chocolate melting wafers
  • 1 container of chocolate frosting
  • 1 tube of black cookie icing
  • 1 tube of orange cookie icing
  • 1 package of Twizzler peel and pull
  • 1 cookie sheet fitted with parchment paper
  • 1 cupcake pan fitted with cupcake liners



Mickey Mouse Snowman Truffles

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Following the back of the cake box directions, prepare cupcakes as directed
  3. Fill cupcake liners 3/4 of the way and bake for 21 minutes
  4. Once baked, place onto a wire rack to cool for 5 minutes
  5. Remove cupcakes for cupcake pan and continue to cool until complete cool
  6. Using a large bowl, remove cupcake liners and place cupcakes into the bowl, about 5 cupcakes at a time
  7. Using your hands, crumb up the cupcakes into fine crumbs
  8. Mix in 1 1/2 spoonful of frosting until combined
  9. Your cupcake mixture should resemble cookie dough texture
  10. Using a small cookies scoop or a tablespoon, scoop mixture into your hands and roll into a ball for the head of the snowman
  11. Using 1 package of Ghiradelli chocolate, pair up 2 wafers with 12 cake balls that you are using for the snowman head
  12. Place a wafer into each corner of the cake balls where ears would go
  13. Repeat steps with remaining 11 head cake balls
  14. Place onto cookie sheet fitted with the parchment paper
  15. Using a bigger scoop, scoop some cake ball mixture into your hand and roll
  16. You want the bottom half to be twice the size of the head
  17. Place into the freezer for overnight
  18. Using a double boiler, melt the second bag of white chocolate wafers
  19. Once chocolate is melted, take cake balls out of freezer
  20. Carefully peel off the larger cake ball off the parchment paper
  21. Carefully dip the whole cake ball into the chocolate
  22. Very lightly shake off excess chocolate and then place back onto the cookie sheet
  23. Repeat step with remaining bottoms
  24. Carefully dip the head into the melted chocolate and then carefully place the head onto the center part of the body
  25. Let the chocolate harden
  26. Peel a Twizzler strand off and tie around the neck of the snowman
  27. Using the black cookie icing, pipe on the coal for the body and the face
  28. Using the orange cookie icing, pipe on the nose
  29. Let dry for 30 minutes before enjoying you Mickey Mouse Snowman Truffles!

Mickey Mouse Snowman Truffles

Aren’t they just so cute?

Servings: 12 snowmen

Mickey Mouse Snowman Truffles

Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
21 mins
 
Cake balls are one of my favorite things to make over the holidays and I’m so excited to make these Mickey Mouse Snowman Truffles. The kids love these adorable little snowmen with candy scarves and cookie ears!

Ingredients

  • 1 box betty crocker chocolate cake mix
  • 1 C water
  • 1/2 C oil
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 packages of ghiradelli white chocolate melting wafers
  • 1 container of chocolate frosting
  • 1 tube of black cookie icing
  • 1 tube of orange cookie icing
  • 1 package of Twizzler peel and pull

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Following the back of the cake box directions, prepare cupcakes as directied
  3. Fill cupcake liners 3/4 of the way and bake for 21 minutes
  4. Once baked, place onto a wire rack to cool for 5 minutes
  5. Remove cupcakes for cupcake pan and continue to cool until complete cool
  6. Using a large bowl, remove cupcake liners and place cupcakes into the bowl, about 5 cupcakes at a time
  7. Using your hands, crumb up the cupcakes into fine crumbs
  8. Mix in 1 1/2 spoonful of frosting until combined
  9. Your cupcake mixture should resemble cookie dough texture
  10. Using a small ice cream scoop or a tablespoon, scoop mixture into your hands and roll into a ball for the head of the snowman
  11. Using 1 package of ghiradelli chocolate, pair up 2 wafers with 12 cake balls that you are using for the snowman head
  12. Place a wafer into each corner of the cake balls where ears would go
  13. Repeat steps with remaining 11 head cake balls
  14. Place onto cookie sheet fitted with the parchment paper
  15. Using a bigger scoop, scoop some cake ball mixture into your hand and roll
  16. You want the bottom half to be twice the size of the head
  17. Place into the freezer for overnight
  18. Using a double boiler, melt the second bag of white chocolate wafers
  19. Once chocolate is melted, take cake balls out of freezer
  20. Carefully peel off the larger cake ball off the parchment paper
  21. Carefully dip the whole cake ball into the chocolate
  22. Very lightly shake off excess chocolate and then place back onto the cookie sheet
  23. Repeat step with remaining bottoms
  24. Carefully dip the head into the melted chocolate and then carefully place the head onto the center part of the body
  25. Let the chocolate harden
  26. peel a twizzler strand off and tie around the neck of the snowman
  27. Using the black cookie icing, pipe on the coal for the body and the face
  28. Using the orange cookie icing, pipe on the nose
  29. Let dry for 30 minutes before enjoying!
Nutrition Facts
Mickey Mouse Snowman Truffles
Amount Per Serving
Calories 638 Calories from Fat 333
% Daily Value*
Fat 37g57%
Saturated Fat 13g81%
Cholesterol 51mg17%
Sodium 417mg18%
Potassium 334mg10%
Carbohydrates 75g25%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 61g68%
Protein 7g14%
Vitamin A 75IU2%
Vitamin C 0.2mg0%
Calcium 157mg16%
Iron 2.4mg13%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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