Little Debbie-Style Christmas Tree Cakes

Serious Eats
Little Debbie-Style Christmas Tree Cakes
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Ingredients

  • 6 ounces sugar
  • 1 ounce brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 3 ounces unsalted butter (room temperature)
  • 4 1/2 ounces egg yolks (from about 6 eggs)
  • 8 ounces flour
  • 6 ounces milk
  • 2 ounces spiced rum (like Captain Morgan's)
  • chocolate (or Vanilla filling:)
  • 4 ounces milk
  • 1 eggs
  • 1 1/4 ounces sugar
  • 1/8 ounce corn starch
  • 1/8 ounce cocoa powder (omit for vanilla version)
  • 1 ounce milk chocolate (omit for vanilla version)
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 8 ounces unsalted butter (room temperature)
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract (increase to 2 tablespoons for vanilla version)
  • glaze (Hard)
  • 18 ounces powdered sugar (use 20 ounces for vanilla version)
  • 6 ounces water (divided)
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/2 ounce vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 ounces cocoa powder (omit for vanilla version)
  • sprinkles (to garnish)
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NutritionView more

45Calories
Sodium2%DV50mg
Fat3%DV2g
Protein0%DV0g
Carbs2%DV6g
Fiber0%DV0g

PER SERVING *

Calories45Calories from Fat20
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat2g3%
Saturated Fat1g5%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol15mg5%
Sodium50mg2%
Potassium10mg0%
Protein0g0%
Calories from Fat20
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate6g2%
Dietary Fiber0g0%
Sugars5g10%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.