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PEEPS Marshmallow Chick Candy Cup

Crafting Time:
1-2 Hours
Skill Level:
Some Experience Necessary
Project Courtesy of: Wilton

Additional Information

Description

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Wilton® foodcrafting supplies:
    White Candy Melts Candy (3 oz. needed for each treat)
    Garden Candy Color Set
    White Standard Baking Cups
    12-Cavity Muffin Pan
    2-5/8" Round Cutter
    Decorator Brush Set
    Non-Stick Cookie Sheet
  • PEEPS® Marshmallow Chicks
  • Jelly beans

DIRECTIONS:

1. Melt white Candy Melts candy according to package directions; tint green. For candy shell, place baking cup in muffin pan, filling cup about ¼ full with melted green candy. Use brush to evenly coat sides of baking cup with candy. Allow to chill until set, 10 to 15 minutes. Repeat until candy is thick enough so no paper can be seen. Allow to chill until set, 5 to 10 minutes. For lid, place 2 5/8" circle cutter on non-stick cookie sheet. Fill cutter 1/4" deep with melted green candy. Allow to chill until set, 10 to 15 minutes. Unmold.
2. Use brush and melted green candy to brush bottom of PEEPS® Marshmallow Chick to attach to candy lid. Fill candy cup with jelly beans.

Project Tip:
Candy Melts candy cups also make fun Easter egg holders. Mold candy cups as above in a variety of pretty spring colors, and position colored Easter eggs inside for a beautiful display on an Easter dessert table.

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