Harvest Moon Lollipops

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These make a perfect party project for kids. (Help younger children insert the lollipop sticks.) Arrange lollipops in a container filled with florist foam for an impressive centerpiece, or wrap individually in cellophane and give as party favors.

Ingredients

  • Materials:
  • 12 (10- to 12-inch-long) lollipop sticks
  • 1 (24-ounce) package Chocolate Flavor MoonPies
  • 1 (14-ounce) package orange candy melts
  • 1 zip-top plastic bag
  • Scissors
  • Wax paper
  • Halloween candies
  • Halloween sugar cake decorations
  • Decorator icing
  • Ribbon (optional)

Preparation

  1. Step 1: Insert 1 lollipop stick 2 to 3 inches into marshmallow center of MoonPie.
  2. Step 2: Microwave candy melts in a glass bowl at MEDIUM (50% power) 1 minute or until melted, stirring once; spoon into plastic bag, and seal.
  3. Step 3: Snip a small hole in 1 corner of the bag; pipe melted candy around where stick meets MoonPie to secure. Lay flat on wax paper, and let stand until firm.
  4. Step 4: Pipe fun border of melted candy around edges. Attach candies and/or cake decorations with decorator icing. Tie ribbons around tops of sticks, if desired.

October 2002