Autumn Cake Balls

Oxmoor House
Try your hand at homemade cake balls with these bite-sized treats.  They feature iconic autumn designs like leaves, acorns, and pumpkins.

Yield:

Makes about 4 dozen

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Ingredients

18 1/2 ounce pkg. red velvet cake mix
16 ounce container cream cheese frosting
16 ounce pkg. regular or white melting chocolate
food coloring

Preparation

Prepare and bake cake mix according to package directions for a 13" x 9" cake. Let cool. Crumble cooled cake into a large bowl. Stir in cream cheese frosting. Roll mixture into balls the size of quarters. Place on baking sheets and chill for several hours or overnight. Melt chocolate in double boiler. Dip cake balls into chocolate and place on waxed paper. Color chocolate with desired food coloring. Decorate tops with fall motifs by piping on top of cakes. Let stand until firm.

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