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Love Bug Cakes

Semi Hand-crafted Love Bug Cakes


Here's a fun little dessert to make for Valentine's Day.   


You’ll need: Little Debbie "Be My Valentine" Cakes (10 count 11 oz. box) Hershey's Milk Chocolate Drops (8 oz. bag) Jumbo Topping Cherries (12 oz. jar) Red Candy Melts (12 oz. bag) Heart Sprinkles Parchment or Wax paper Wilton Foodwriter pen in Black Microwave safe glass measuring cup (8 oz. size) Cookie Sheet Bamboo Skewer Take your glass measuring cup and your candy melts and in increments of 10 to 30 seconds melt your candy wafers. Stir until melted.  Meanwhile place your drained jumbo cherries on a paper towel. Line the cookie sheet with wax or parchment paper and lay your valentine cakes on it. Take your bamboo skewer and poke into one towel dried cherry (about 1/4" deep) and dip it into your melted candy melts/candy coating until completely covered. This is your bug body. Raise slowly and let excess drip off. Carefully place on your valentine cake, leaving room for the Hers…