Easy Dessert Recipe

How to make Cake Balls for any Party dessert

how to make cake balls

Look at this Easy Dessert Recipe. Cake Balls are all the rage. They began down South and their popularity has spread. What are cake balls? Just the cutest, most creative and easy dessert ever! Think of a cupcake in a ball, like a “Dunkin Munchkin”… a bitesized ball of cake and frosting, dipped in melted chocolate. Perfect for any celebration. You decorate with seasonal colors, sprinkles, sugars, fondant or icing and can make an assortment using various cake mixes.

cake ball recipe

Cake balls are not just for kids.How fun to make for a graduation party.. using the school colors of the graduate’s high school or college. What a pretty addition to a bridal shower, a baby shower, a festive St. Patrick’s day treat, a colorful Easter dessert or wonderful holiday alternative to Christmas cookies. They are a perfect dessert if you are hosting an Oscar party. Your own imagination is the only limit to making "theme" cake balls for any occasion. 

So how to make delicious cake balls? Here's how!

  1. Bake a cake, COOL and crumble
  2. Add in frosting and chill
  3. Form the cake balls from the dough
  4. Dip in melted chocolate
  5. Decorate
Here is the detailed recipe and tips I have picked up through experience! Print and add to you own recipe file

(When you print, set the page option to landscape.)

One last tip, this Babycakes 20-Ounce Chocolate Dipper makes decorating cake balls so easy as the chocolate never hardens.
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If you are short on time.. here's a quick shortcake for making cakepops.. another easy dessert recipe.

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Here are some of our other favorite easy NO BAKE dessert ideas!

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