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Candy-Filled Cookie Cups

These Adorable Jack o Lantern Cookies are Edible Candy Holders

— October 7, 2015 — Lifestyle
Halloween is an entire holiday centered around candy so it makes sense to eat some at every opportunity possible -- these cookie cups are an adorable, creative way to serve sugary treats.

These festive Jack o Lantern cookie cups look completely cute and impressive, but are actually very simple to make. The cookie cups are made of homemade cookie dough that is mixed with orange food coloring and are baked in a muffin tin to create a cup shape. The little green stems that sit on top of the Jack o Lantern desserts are mallow pumpkins sliced in half. The mallow pumpkin tops perch on top of the stash of M&Ms that fills each of the delicious cookie cups.
Trend Themes
1. Halloween-themed Desserts - Opportunity for creating unique and festive treats for holidays like Halloween by combining traditional desserts with creative twists.
2. Creative Food Presentation - Opportunity to enhance the dining experience by presenting food in innovative and visually appealing ways, such as using cookie cups as edible candy holders.
3. DIY Baking Projects - Opportunity for consumers to engage in do-it-yourself baking projects and personalize their desserts, adding a touch of fun and creativity to their culinary experiences.
Industry Implications
1. Food and Beverage - Disruptive innovation opportunities in the food and beverage industry by introducing unique and creative dessert concepts that capture consumer interest and drive sales.
2. Restaurant and Hospitality - Opportunity for restaurants and hospitality businesses to differentiate themselves by offering visually impressive and inventive dessert presentations, elevating the overall dining experience.
3. Home Baking Supplies - Opportunity for home baking supply companies to cater to the growing demand for DIY baking projects, providing consumers with the necessary tools and ingredients to create their own unique desserts.
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