Nothing better than a witch having a tantrum. I guess you can?t help it when you?re ?melting?. Delicious brownie pops are covered with melted candy to give the melting appearance. Face, hair and hands are created from fondant.
The hat is corn snack covered with melted candy and the broom is a pretzel stick with fondant bristles. This makes a great place setting for all your Halloween guests.
In advance: Prepare bodies. Bake and cool brownies in silicone mold supported by cookie sheet, filling cavities 2/3 full. Cover with melted candy, allowing excess to puddle around bottom for melting effect. Chill until firm.
Also: Prepare witch hats and heads.
For hats, using melted candy in cut parchment bag, pipe 1 x 1 1/2 in. oval brims, approx. 1/16 in. thick, on cookie sheet; let set. Cover cone-shaped treats with melted candy; let set. Attach cones to brims with melted candy; chill until firm.
For heads, tint portions of fondant green, violet, yellow and orange. Roll a 1 1/4 in. diameter ball for head. Roll small cone for nose; attach using damp brush. Use FoodWriter to draw eyes and mouth. Roll out fondant colors 1/16 in. thick. Cut a 1 x 2 1/2 in. strip for hair. Cut 1/6 in. wide slits, 3/4 in. deep. Attach to head. Repeat to add 2nd layer. Cut a 1/4 x 2 in. strip for hatband; attach to hat. Cut small fondant buckle; attach. Attach hat to head with melted candy.
Cut nougat candy into 3/4 x 3/8 in. diameter logs for arms; attach with melted candy. Flatten a 1/2 in. fondant ball for hands; cut slits for fingers and shape. Attach to arms with melted candy. For broom bristles, shape a 1 x 1 1/4 in. fondant triangle; trim 1/4 in. off point and mark lines with knife. Attach bristles to pretzel stick and pretzel stick to hand using melted candy. Attach head and had with melted candy.
*Combine Moss Green with Lemon Yellow for green shown. Combine Lemon Yellow with Golden Yellow for yellow shown. Combine Violet with Rose for violet shown.
Beware! These eight-legged creatures are coming in your direction. Funny-faced brownies are covered with candy, have a malted milk ball head and legs made from black shoestring licorice. Feet are made from spice drops in your favorite colors and facial features are piped with candy. Kids will just love them at school parties.