Despicable Me Minion Bowl

Despicable Me Minion Bowl
Despicable Me Minion Bowl

 

Despicable Me Minion Bowl

These Minion Bowls are fun, festive and easy to make!


If you’ve got a Despicable Me fan in your life, try this easy recipe that celebrates the rambunctious homunculi. This spot-on recreation of one of Gru’s tiny henchmen will be the hit of any party.


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 You’ll need a few things to make these Minion bowls.

You can either stop at Michaels/Hobby Lobby or whatever your local crafts store might be.

I used the Wilton Candy Melts in Yellow and Blue (make sure you get the Dark Blue)

 

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You’ll need at least one latex balloon.  When I first started making these edible bowls, I would spray the balloon with Pam.  I learned pretty quickly that the balloons don’t need anything on them at all.

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 Melt the Candy Melts for about 60 seconds, then give a stir, then maybe pop back into the microwave for another 15 seconds.

Make sure that before you dip the balloon in the candy melts that its cooled off.

Once I dipped my balloon in hot melts and the balloon burst splattering green candy melts everywhere.

 

 

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I used a small glass to rest the balloon in and then let it sit in the fridge for 10 minutes.

 Then I poured myself a glass of wine while I waited for it to set.  (this is an optional step)

 

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 Do the same for the Blue Melts.

Then let it set in the fridge for about 10 minutes.

 

 

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Cut off the tip, I placed some scotch tape around the tie just in case.

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It will then begin to roll off the candy melts.  For the remainder, gently pull until it all comes off.

 

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 Using Black & White Decorative icing create the eye goggle and eyeball.

To get a finer point, you’ll want to use the Wilton decorative tips that you can find here

 

 

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Start to finish, this bowl takes about 20 minutes.

 The last thing that you have to decide is what to put inside the bowl.  =)

Happy Snacking!

 

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 P.S.  Here is another adorable Minion but this one has ZERO calories

P.P.S.  I have made a few other edible bowls this Citrus Bowl and the Watermelon Bowl

 

 

 

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