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Here is a step-by-step tutorial on how to make your own Lego minifigurine head cake pops. First, though, you will need to bake, let cool and crumble a cake. Then mix the cake crumbs with your favorite icing.
The consistency should be such that you can form a ball without it crumbling but not so moist that it it doesn’t hold its shape or falls off the lollipop stick when dipped.
The complete troubleshooting guide on the do’s and don’ts of cake pops.
It’s a bit of an exact science so you may want to do a dry run before continuing on to the next stage.
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