Despicable Me Mini Minions Cake How To

Minion snack cakes will please heroes and villains alike!

Feel like a decorating super-villain with these Minions cakes! With the help of our Minions Kevin Cakes How-To and the Minions mini cakes pan, these impressive-looking cakes can be made in no time. Once decorated, just arrange them on a long platter filled with orange Sixlets®. How deviously sweet!

How-To

Ingredients:

  • Favorite cake recipe or mix
  • Yellow Candy Melts® Candy (9 oz. makes 12 treats)
  • Royal Blue Candy Melts® Candy (5 oz. makes 12 treats)
  • Black Candy Melts® Candy (3/4 oz. makes 12 treats)
  • Minions Icing Decorations

Supplies:

  • Minions 12-Cavity Cake Pan
  • Cooling grid
  • Parchment paper
  • 12 in. Disposable Decorating Bags

1) Decorate body

Bake and cool mini cakes. Place cake on cooling grid over parchment-covered pan. Melt yellow Candy Melts candy in disposable decorating bag. Cut small point off of bag. Use melted candy to cover cake. Tap to smooth and remove excess candy. Chill until firm, about 10 to 15 minutes.

2) Decorate overalls

Melt blue Candy Melts candy in disposable decorating bag. Use melted candy to outline and fill in overalls and straps on bottom half of cake. Chill until firm, about 10 to 15 minutes.

3) Decorate details

Use melted blue candy to pipe pull-out legs and melted yellow candy to pipe pull-out arms. Chill until firm, about 5 to 10 minutes. Melt black Candy Melts candy in disposable decorating bag. Use melted black candy to pipe outline pocket and dots for shoes, hands and buttons. Chill until firm, about 3 to 5 minutes.

4) Add finishing touches

Create your own adorable Minion faces with icing deco. These will get gobbled up in a flash!

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