Ice Cream Cone Cakes!

Throwback Thursday, 6/11/2013. Although I don’t post recipes anymore, this remains one of the most viewed posts ever on my blog?! I think it’s because they are just so darn cute!

Last week, I wanted to be a “fun Mom” who sent something “different” in for the end of season Lacrosse party.  I had completely forgotten about ice cream cone cakes!!  I fell in love with these all over again!cups

Ingredients

Cake mix – any flavor  {We like Funfetti}

Flat bottom ice cream cones {Joy sells colored cones}

2 tubs of whipped frosting – any color/flavor

Sprinkles or other decorations

Directions

Prepare cake batter as directed. While Betty Crocker recommends pouring the batter into cupcake papers and then placing cones upside down on top of the batter, I prefer filling the actual cone – not all the way to the top or the batter will spill over (I learned that the hard way!).  Then, your finished cone will look like this (instead of half empty): Ice-Cream-Cone-Cupcake

Bake at 350 for 18-22 minutes.

Transporting the cone cakes is quite an adventure.  I decided on the egg carton, but here are a few other ideas as well:IMG_1464

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I LOVE the next two photos and I plan on using cups the next time (but filling candy a little higher for my security!):

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6 thoughts on “Ice Cream Cone Cakes!

  1. joannesisco says:

    This is something I’ve never seen before and I love new and different ideas! It wouldn’t have occurred to me to cook the cake inside the cone. I bet this is a huge hit with the kids … Especially if it comes in another cup with Smarties/M&Ms in it 🙂

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