Retro Style Doughnut Cones

Retro Style Doughnut Cones
What’s better than an ice cream cone? Why, a doughnut cone, of course! Tasty homemade doughnuts top these candy-dipped sugar cones, treats that are great for birthdays or special summer celebrations. Further customize these treats by using your favorite Candy Melts candy colours to decorate these doughnuts.
Makes: 8
Skill: Easy

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Ingredients:

  • Favourite rice cereal treat recipe
  • Ice cream cones
  • Baked Cake Doughnuts (visit wilton.com for recipe)
  • 340g Bright White Candy Melts Candy
  • 340g Turquoise Candy Melts Candy
  • 340g Yellow Candy Melts Candy
  • 340g Pink Candy Melts Candy
  • White Sugar Pearls
  • White Nonpareils

Supplies:

  • 6-Hole Doughnut Tin
  • Cooling Grid
  • Disposable Decorating Bags
  • Baking/parchment Paper
  • Cake Board
  • Cupcake Cone Baking Rack

Step 1

Prepare sugar cones. Prepare rice cereal treats following recipe instructions. Spoon into sugar cones (each cone takes 3 tablespoons), filling 6.3mm (¼ in.) from top.

Step 2

Make doughnuts. Prepare doughnut batter following recipe instructions. Bake and cool.

Step 3

  • Decorate doughnuts. Melt Bright White, Turquoise, Yellow and Pink Candy Melts, separately, according to package instructions.
  • Prepare decorating bags, separately, with melted candy.
  • Cut medium hole in tip.
  • Place doughnuts on cooling grid positioned over baking paper.
  • Pipe melted candy on doughnuts, alternating colours. Tap lightly to remove excess.
  • Immediately sprinkle with white Sugar Pearls and nonpareils.
  • Transfer doughnuts to baking paper-lined cake board. Chill until set, about 10 to 15 minutes.
  • Reserve remaining Bright White and Pink candy for next step.

Step 4

  • Decorate cones. Dip top of cone diagonally into melted Pink candy; tap to remove excess.
  • Repeat with all cones. Chill until set, about 5 to 10 minutes.
  • Repeat on other side with melted Bright White candy.
  • Chill until set, about 5 to 10 minutes.

Step 5

Assemble treats. Place cones in cone ra

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