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After months spent at home under various states of lockdown, sourdough and banana bread just aren’t cutting it anymore. There’s a whole world of fun and exciting baked goods to try out, and no matter your skill level in the kitchen you’re bound to come across a new go-to recipe to enjoy.
Lately, sales of one handy gadget are brightening up kitchens across the country as sales of the Babycakes Mini Cake Pop Maker have spiked on Amazon Canada. The cake pop maker is an affordable tool that lets you easily create your favourite desserts at home, and is sure to be a hit with everyone in your family.
SHOP IT: Amazon, $24 (originally $26)
The quick and easy non-stick design of this cake pop maker lets you cook nine cake pops at a time, taking the work out of baking sculpting and molding cakes pops in the traditional method.
Compatible with just about any type of cake batter or donut dough, you simply spray the pan with a neutral cooking oil, pour the batter, close the lid, bake for a few minutes, and voila: perfect, round cake balls every time.
You can even get creative with the cake pop maker and experiment with savoury dishes like cornbread and biscuits, or meatballs and stuffed pizza bites.
What shoppers are saying
Already a top-rated product online, sales of the Babycakes Mini Cake Pop Maker have increased by 272 per cent this week, making them one of Amazon Canada’s top Movers and Shakers. Backed by a 4.3-star rating from more than 5,800 customer reviews, it’s a great choice for anyone looking to create quick and easy treats.
“This is a cute little machine. I’ve only used it once to make donuts, but it’s simple and the results are good. Looking forward to making other treats,” reads one five-star review.
“I got this for my friend's birthday and she loved it! It was the perfect size and it works great. I would recommend buying it!” reads another.
In addition to creating tasty desserts and dishes, shoppers are loving that it’s so easy to use that even kids can get in on the fun.
“We bought this product for one of our grandchildren. The machine was so easy to use, cooked well and is a snap to clean up. Fantastic product, stores well and receives plenty of compliments for the kids culinary skills,” noted one reviewer.
If you’re looking to feed a crowd, you may find that the Babycakes Mini Cake Pop Maker isn’t the quickest way to create a large amount of treats, as you’ll need to cook the cake pops in batches that take a few minutes at a time.
On the other hand, if you’re on the lookout for an easy way to satisfy your sweet tooth without too much effort, be sure to add this cake pop maker to your cart.
The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.