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Birthday Hot Cocoa Bombs – Celebrate With This Tasty Treat!

by Nellie

Make birthdays special with these awesome Birthday Hot Cocoa Bombs! Made with fun decorative sprinkles, everyone will enjoy these tasty treats!

This is probably one of the only times it is really awesome to be a winter baby. Today I’ve got some really fun Hot Cocoa Bombs you can make to celebrate a birthday!

Every year when I was growing up, my birthday would clash with a huge snow storm. Being born in early February in NYC is not the best time for weather at ALL.

I’d plan all of these perfect plans for a party and almost like clockwork I’d check the weather report and my birthday would be right smack in the middle of many feet of snow. It was such a buzzkill!

Now I’m feeling extra special because I can celebrate with these fun Hot Cocoa Bombs! I have posted Hot Cocoa Bombs before but these are extra special because they look like a birthday cake!

What are Birthday Hot Cocoa Bombs Made With?

1-12oz bag Wilton Bright White Candy Melts
Hot Cocoa Bomb Silicone Mold
Scoopable Hot Cocoa Powder
Miniature Marshmallows 
Sprinkles 
Decorating Bag

When do you need make these fun treats?

Anytime of course! Birthdays are perfect for these but if you are anything like me you like sprinkles anytime!  You can definitely have these in the morning to warm you up. Plus these are great for a regular movie night too!

Be sure to check out these fun Hot Cocoa Bombs Recipes:

Winter Themed Hot Chocolate Bombs

Easy and Yummy Hot Chocolate Bombs Recipe

Birthday Hot Cocoa Bombs - Celebrate With This Tasty Treat!
Yield: 3-6 bombs

Birthday Hot Cocoa Bombs - Celebrate With This Tasty Treat!

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes

These birthday hot cocoa bombs and so fun and festive! Treat yourself and celebrate with these tasty treats!

Ingredients

  • 1-12oz bag Wilton Bright White Candy Melts
  • Hot Cocoa Bomb Silicone Mold
  • Scoopable Hot Cocoa Powder
  • Miniature Marshmallows
  • Birthday Sprinkles
  • Decorating Bag

Instructions

  1.  Place 12 ounces of candy melts in a microwave safe bowl, heat on 50% power in the microwave for 3-5 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds until melted. 
  2. Use a teaspoon to scoop the chocolate into the half circles on the silicone mold, one at a time. Spreading the chocolate evenly onto the sides and bottom of mold until completely coated in melted chocolate. Do the same to all 12 half circles. 
  3. Place the silicone molds into the freezer for 2-3 minutes and remove.
  4. Add a second layer of melted chocolate to the half circles molds, especially on the edges.
  5. Freeze again for another minute and remove.
  6. Carefully stretch the silicone molds to remove the half circles. 
  7. Turn the mold upside down and place the rounded sides in between the molds as a stand while filling.
  8. Add 1 tablespoon and of hot cocoa powder to the one side, about 5 mini marshmallows, and some sprinkles.
  9. Reheat the chocolate if it has hardened and add 4 tablespoons to a decorating bag.
  10. Cut a small tip off the decorating bag and frost the edge of one half chocolate circle. Carefully and quickly add an empty chocolate circle on top to make a sphere and hold it in place for 15 seconds or until the chocolate has acted like glue and hardened. 
  11. Place onto a plate and drizzle melted chocolate on top with the decorating bag and quickly top with sprinkles. 
  12. Let the chocolate harden and place in a glass of warm/hot milk, stir, and watch the bomb melt to see what’s inside or place in an empty glass and pour hot milk on top of the bomb, watching it melt, and then stir. 

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If you liked these Birthday Hot Chocolate Bombs be sure to check out these Rich and Chocolatey Hot Cocoa Cookies With Marshmallows!

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