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Cornucopia Centerpiece : Fruit and Sugar Cones!

Cornucopia Centerpieces are so much fun to make when you use sugar or waffle cones to make EDIBLE Cornucopias!! Create your own kid friendly designs with your favorite fruits and stack your edible horn of plenty high on your Thanksgiving table, for a beautiful and practical pre-dinner treat. See below for printable cornucopia instructions as well as a cornucopia coloring sheet to keep the kids busy!

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Cornucopia Centerpiece

How to make an Edible Cornucopia

Ingredients:

Directions to make your sugar cone cornucopias:

 

Slice cantaloupe thin and remove skin.

 

Now slice plums thin, leaving skin.

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Remove seeds from pomegranate – my favorite way to do this is to cut in half and then hold over a bowl.

Smack the end and edges of the pomegranate with a wooden spoon and it will release all of the seeds quickly.

 

Assemble the cornucopias by placing all waffle cones in a pyramid to start with. Insert the cantaloupe and plum slices first, then add in the grapes, blueberries and pomegranate seeds where you can fit them in.

 

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Garnish the fruit with additional fruit.

 

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While you are filling up your Thanksgiving dinner table, these recipes will help make it a fantastic and unique dinner:

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins

  • Perfect for breakfast, these muffins bring about the spice of the fall holiday perfectly

Jolly Rancher Coated Apples  

  • Kids love this one! Send everyone home a dipped apple in none other than jolly ranchers. They look gorgeous and are a bit more creative than regular candied applies.

Quinoa and Veggie Gratin

  • Can’t have all these sweets without some veggies! You won’t even mind when it comes to how this is presented. Tasty and makes a stunning side dish.

Easy Apple Crisp

  • Sometimes a person just needs their apple crisp to come together a little faster. I’m excited to share this quick hack with you!

Paradise Pie

  • The best – maybe the only – way to share this pie is to serve it warm with some vanilla ice cream. Drizzle on some toppings, the more the merrier!

Cornucopia Recipe Download

Download a free cornucopia recipe sheet by hitting the PDF below.

These are great to add to a 3 ring binder to save for future usage!

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Cornucopia Coloring Pages

Another fun idea to get kids started while you are cooking (or after if they are helping you) is this free Cornucopia Coloring Sheet! Simply hit the image below to get a PDF download and print. Color in all the bright colors of the fruits and the beautiful centerpiece. This is a great way to keep the kids busy, off those ipads, and still around family this holiday season. I love coloring sheets for that very reason.

Cornucopia Centerpiece Supplies

It is so easy to make these table centerpieces and you only need a few things! You can find your fruit at the local farmers market. I buy most of my kitchen supplies from Amazon. I find that a serving tray will help keep fruit juices off your table, so its good to have one of those on hand. As tempting as it is to build your horn of plenty on the table itself, its probably impractical unless you are using a table cloth. Second, I dont know where its been all my life, but having a chopper really helps! I really love this Multiquick Immersion 9, but you can use anything to make this less work.

Keebler Sugar Cones, 4 ozKeebler Sugar Cones, 4 ozConvenience Concepts Palm Beach Serving Tray, WhiteConvenience Concepts Palm Beach Serving Tray, WhiteBLACK+DECKER 1.5-Cup Electric Food Chopper, White, HC306CBLACK+DECKER 1.5-Cup Electric Food Chopper, White, HC306C

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Looking for other fun fall ideas? Try one of the awesome ones below or even this Halloween Party Drinking Station before you go!

 

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