These ice cream cones are sure to be a hit on Halloween.
8 chocolate sugar ice cream cones
1 tube chocolate decorating gel
8 thin round chocolate wafers
1 quart pistachio, mint
or ice cream of your choice
Black shoestring licorice
16 semisweet chocolate chips
8 candy corn candies
Red decorating gel
Coat edge of ice cream cones with decorating gel;
press chocolate wafer against gel to make brim of hat. Set aside.
Drop eight scoops of ice cream onto a waxed paper-lined baking sheet.
Cut licorice into strips for hair; press into ice cream. Add chocolate chips for eyes and candy corn for noses. Pipe red gel for mouths.
Flatten scoops slightly to hold hats in place; position hats over
heads. Freeze for at least 2 hours or until hats are set. Wrap each in plastic wrap after solidly frozen.
Yield: 8 servings