Easy Halloween Cake Pops

Add a festive and delicious touch to your Halloween party with this easy cake pop recipe - using Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® butter pecan cake mix and Rich & Creamy frosting. It's a fun dessert on a stick!

  • Prep Time 50 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 50 min
  • Servings 54

Ingredients

1
box Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ butter pecan cake mix
Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on cake mix box
1
cup Betty Crocker™ Rich & Creamy cream cheese frosting (from 1-lb container)
3
cups orange candy melts
3
tablespoons shortening
3
cups black candy melts
54
paper lollipop sticks
Halloween candy sprinkles
Block of plastic foam
  • 1 Make and bake cake mix as directed on box for 13x9-inch pan, using water, oil and eggs. Cool. Line cookie sheet with waxed paper. Crumble cake into large bowl. Add frosting; mix well. Shape into 1 1/4-inch balls; place on cookie sheet. Freeze until firm; keep refrigerated
  • 2 In microwavable bowl, microwave orange candy melts and half of the shortening uncovered on Medium (50%) 1 minute, then in 15-second intervals, until melted; stir until smooth. Repeat with black candy melts and remaining shortening. Dip tip of 1 lollipop stick about 1/2 inch into either color melted candy and insert stick into 1 cake ball no more than halfway. Repeat. Return to cookie sheet. Refrigerate 5 minutes. Remove from refrigerator a few at a time. Dip half of the cake balls in melted orange candy and half in black candy; tap off excess. Decorate with candy sprinkles. Poke opposite end of stick into foam block. Let stand until set.
  • 3 Reheat remaining melted candy if necessary. Drizzle orange pops with melted black candy; drizzle black pops with melted orange candy.
 

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
180
,
% Daily Value
Total Fat
10g
10%
(Saturated Fat
6g,
6%
),
Sodium
85mg
85%;
Total Carbohydrate
23g
23%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
),
Protein
0g
0%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.