Stars & Stripes Cake Pops
- Prep Time: 30 min
- Cook Time: 35 min
- Ready Time: 180 min
- Yield: 5 dozen
- Pillsbury™ Baking Spray with Flour
- 1 (18.25 oz.) package Pillsbury™ Funfetti® Stars & Stripes® Cake Mix
- 1 cup water
- 1/3 cup Crisco® Pure Vegetable Oil
- 3 large eggs
- 3/4 cup Pillsbury™ Funfetti® Stars & Stripes® Vanilla Flavored Frosting
- 5 dozen lollipop sticks
- 2 (7.25 oz.) bottles Smucker's® Magic Shell® Chocolate Fudge Flavored Topping
- Additional decorator sprinkles, if needed
- HEAT oven to 350°F. Coat 13 x 9-inch baking pan with baking spray. Prepare cake mix according to package directions using the water, oil and eggs. Spread evenly in prepared pan. Bake according to package directions. Cool completely in pan on wire rack.
- CRUMBLE cooled cake into extra-large bowl. Beat with electric mixer on medium speed until fine crumbs, about 2 minutes. Spoon frosting over cake crumbs. Beat until evenly blended. Cover and freeze 30 minutes.
- LINE a 15 x 10-inch baking pan with wax paper. Roll cake mixture into 1 1/2-inch balls. Place on prepared baking pan. Insert sticks. Cover and freeze at least 1 hour.
- REMOVE a few cake balls from freezer at a time, keeping the rest frozen. Shake topping. Pour into small bowl. Dip cake balls in topping to coat, allowing excess to drip off. Immediately sprinkle with a few candy bits from frosting container or other decorator sprinkles. Repeat with remaining cake balls. Freeze until coating is hardened. Store in freezer.
Nutritional Information Per Serving
Serving Size (1 ball of 48), Calories 110 (Calories from Fat 50), Total Fat 6g (Saturated Fat 2g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 10mg, Sodium 105mg, Total Carbohydrate 14g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 9g), Protein 1g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 0%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 2%, Iron 4%.
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.