14 Apr

Fail: Donut Hole Christmas Tree

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Pin Reaper: KaDeGil

Original Inspiration: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/112027109454766327/
pinterest fail donut hole christmas tree inspiration

What I Did: We only changed the sprinkles to this recipe. We are not sure if we used the wrong icing or what, but as you can see, it did not turn out quite as beautiful as we hoped! Still tasted delicious though.

My Result:
pinterest fail donut hole christmas tree result

Next Time I Will: Next time we will probably stop by Dunkin Donuts or Krispy Kreme and call it a day.
pinterest fail donut hole christmas tree storyboarded

Comments on this post
  1. Colleen says:

    It looks like you used frosting, not icing (there is actually a big difference!). I think it also would have come out better if you followed the instructions and began layering from the bottom up–that way you could rest each layer on the one below it for additional stability.

    1. Frau_Mahlzahn says:

      Actually, my daughter (7) likes yours much better, ;-).

      So long,

      1. Meilani says:

        I like yours better too! It looks like it was fun to make, and fun to eat. The other one just looks like a decoration.

        1. AA says:

          I call shenanigans on the original. I think they used fondant to make it look like that. It was obviously done at a professional cake shop, anyway.

          1. Heather says:

            The original is not frosted or iced, those are dipped. Huge difference.

            1. cass says:

              I agree with Heather. I’ve never seen the recipe but I’d bet money they’re dipped in white chocolate or almond bark. Nothing else gives such a smooth finish, except maybe fondant, and you’d crush a donut hole if you tried to wrap it in fondant.

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