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Candy-Corn Dots

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Recipe photo courtesy of Kate Mathis

In the spirit of Dr. Frankenstein, we created a hybrid that combines two classics: candy corn and the old-fashioned dots you used to get at the dime store -- perfect for party favors or classroom treats.

Source: Martha Stewart Living, October 2012

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One box of confectioners' sugar yields enough white, yellow, and orange royal icing to make 10 strips of 60 dots.

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  • MS11849938
    14 MAY, 2013
    golanaraven, I'm sure you could easily make your own template. Just use some graph paper and make evenly spaced out dots, or pull out a ruler and measure the evenly spaced dots out. You don't even need to make strips. You could spell out your granddaughters name or do her initials. I like your red, white and blue idea. I'm going to try that this summer.
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  • golanaraven
    20 APR, 2013
    I would love to make these candy dots for my grand daughter but the promised template is not where the magazine article sent me on line. I thought it would be fun changing colors for different events (red, white and blue for the 4th of July; pastels for Easter; red and green for Christmas etc) but without the template I would just make a mess out of it. Too bad. It was a good idea.
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