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24 Cleverly Confused Edibles

These Delectable Treats are Not What They Seem

— March 28, 2012 — Art & Design
Time and time again, people are reminded that things are not always as they seem, which is taken a step further with these cleverly confused edibles. These deceiving delectables do not taste as they look, basically parading as one form of food when in fact, they are another.

Some great examples include meat loaf cupcakes, rock candy jello shots, potato confections and numerous sushi-inspired cake pops. Imagine the surprise on someone's face when they bite into what seems to be a hamburger and are met with a mouthful of cake and buttercream frosting! For some, this sounds like a dream come true, but I'm sure others wouldn't appreciate the deception.

Whether you love them or hate them, confused edibles are definitely something that will catch on.
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Sweet Porky Glazes
Sweet Porky Glazes
Bacon Frosting Puts a Savory Twist on Confections
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Meaty Breakfast Sauces
Meaty Breakfast Sauces
Chicken n' Waffles Syrup Can Be Eaten by Itself
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Sugary-Sweet Spuds
Sugary-Sweet Spuds
These Potato Petite Fours are Sure to Make You Do a Double Take
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Culinary Pork Confections
Culinary Pork Confections
Chocolate Peanut Butter Bacon Cookies Mix Up Sweet & Savory Flavors
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Sweet Maki Mock-Ups
Sweet Maki Mock-Ups
Epic Meal Time Crafts Sickly Sweet Candy Sushi
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Potato-Topped Meaty Desserts
Potato-Topped Meaty Desserts
These Meatloaf Cupcakes Will Entice the Pickiest of Eaters
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Mystical Sea-Inspired Fish Curations
Mystical Sea-Inspired Fish Curations
The Saucy Mermaid Sushi by Sarah Alonzo is Tempting
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BLT Inspired Cakes
BLT Inspired Cakes
The Kiss the Pig Cupcake is a Fun Alternative to the Traditional Sandwich
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Sunny-Side up Desserts
Sunny-Side up Desserts
These Bacon Cupcakes are Topped with an Egg Made of Frosting
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Wasabi Caviar Crepes
Wasabi Caviar Crepes
This 'Lox on Crepes' Recipe Packs an Unusually Spicy Punch
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Spicy Poultry Cakes
Spicy Poultry Cakes
The Buffalo Chicken Cupcakes are the Perfect Game Time Snack
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Cone-Concealed Confections
Cone-Concealed Confections
These Ice Cream Cake Pops Are the Perfect No-Melt Treat
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Divinely Disguised Delectables
Divinely Disguised Delectables
The Vicky Mcdonald 'Breakfast as Dessert' is a Pseudo Morning Meal
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Sweet Maki-Inspired Bites
Sweet Maki-Inspired Bites
These Sushi Cake Pops are Almost too Darling to Nibble
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10
Eggcellent Hybrid Creations
Eggcellent Hybrid Creations
The Pancake, Bacon and Egg Cupcakes are a Sweet and Savory Delight
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9
Strawberry Shortcake Sushi
Strawberry Shortcake Sushi
'Take a Megabite' Surely Makes a Scrumptious Sweet Sushi Snake
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8
Skewered Gelatinous Shots
Skewered Gelatinous Shots
These Rock Candy Jello Shooters are Sure to Dazzle at Your Next BBQ
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7
Delicious Porky Bouquets
Delicious Porky Bouquets
These Bacon Roses are the Perfect Valentine's Day Gift for Your Man
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6
Bacon-Donut Burgers
Bacon-Donut Burgers
Crave Shack Serves Up Culturally Sensitive Heart Attack Fare
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5
Bold Brunch-Inspired Confections
Bold Brunch-Inspired Confections
Cupcakes Benedict Places the Classic Egg Dish on Top of a Cake
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4
Cleverly Disguised Donuts
Cleverly Disguised Donuts
The Shop Psycho Donuts Designs a Bento Box of Sweets
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3
Porky Breakfast Desserts
Porky Breakfast Desserts
Get Ready for Your Morning with Bacon-Inspired Cupcakes
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2
Fishy Fundraising
Fishy Fundraising
Cakes for Japan Includes Pop-Up Shop for the Red Cross
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1
Christmas Coned Confections
Christmas Coned Confections
'Love From the Oven' Whips up a Disguised Festive Cupcake
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