Cute molded candies make your gingerbread house even more welcoming! Use the Gingerbread Candy Kit to mold a candy gingerbread boy and girl, candy canes and gum drops with ease. Everything you need is included!
Paint details. Melt red, green and gingerbread Candy Melts candy, separately, according to package directions. Use brush and melted green candy to paint green details in candy molds. Chill until firm, about 3 to 5 minutes. Use brush and melted red candy to paint red details in candy molds. Chill until firm, about 3 to 5 minutes. Reserve remaining candy.
Fill molds. Use reserved melted candy to fill molds to top. Tap mold gently on surface to remove air bubbles. Chill until firm, about 10 to 15 minutes. Unmold.
Make candy bases for boy and girl candies. Place largest round cut-out on parchment paper-covered cake circle. Fill cut-out 3/8 in. deep with melted red candy. Chill until firm, about 10 to 15 minutes.
Position on house. Assemble gingerbread house following kit directions. Use melted candy in cut disposable bags to attach candy to house and boy and girl candies to bases.
Anyone can write out a place card for the party?but wouldn't an edible candy place card be much more special and fun? There are lots of ways to use candy plaques molded in cake or muffin pans. You can create unforgettable holiday gift cards, centerpieces, cake toppers and more. For rectangles, use a loaf pan or mini cake pan. For circles, use muffin pans. Attach a molded candy for a great finishing touch.
Adding color details to candies makes them more realistic and much more fun! For large areas of color, it's best to paint the melted candy right in the mold before the whole candy is molded using a decorator brush. Or, for very small details like vines, mouths and messages, melted candy should be piped onto molded candies using a parchment bag with a small hole cut in the tip.