Make this Easy Candy Unicorn Horn with the Kids!
I was trying to think of a fun way to make an afternoon treat and this easy candy unicorn horn just popped in my head! So simple, these edible unicorn horns just rock!
Candy unicorn horn
Here at Ruffles and Rain Boots, we struggle with making after school snacks that aren’t boring. I mean, the kid has actually gotten to where she rolls her eyes when I hand her a cheese stick. So, I was trying to come up with something special–and really unique, when these cool edible unicorn horns popped in my head.
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I decided that, even though it’s a candy unicorn horn and in no way healthy, I had to try it, so the kid and I headed to the kitchen and got to making! So easy, we were done in about 5 minutes. And what fun!
If you’re ready to make a Starburst unicorn horn, let’s get started.
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Tips to Make A Unicorn Horn Made of Candy
- Do not over-microwave your Starburst candies. They’ll be melty and gooey and gross. Just for 5 seconds. That’s all it takes.
- I decided I didn’t want my hands to turn blue or purple, so when I colored the candies I wanted those colors, I wore some gloves. Not that food coloring won’t wash off, but, it might take a while.
- When you’re inserting the cake pop sticks into the twisted candies, be sure to push gently. You don’t want to undo the work you just did.
- If at any point, the candy unicorn horns get too stiff to manipulate, just put them back in the microwave for 5 more seconds.
How Do I Make this edible unicorn horn?
I’m so glad you asked. Below is our written tutorial.
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More Unicorn Food You Might Like
- Unicorn Rice Krispies – Such a cute twist on the regular rice krispies treats you can totally make at home!
- Unicorn Cupcakes – You’re seriously going to be wow’d by this epic unicorn cupcake recipe.
- Unicorn Meringues – Light, fluffy and oh so easy to make, these meringue cookies are so fun, you’ll want to make them again and again!
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I made a huge one for cake topper