Chocolate Bird's Nests Recipe

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Chocolate Bird's Nests

Chris L.

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@lolochrissy

These are just adorable. Kid friendly, let them get their hands in there and help! PS: It has all the good things, like chocolate, peanut butter and salt!


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Serves:

24 nests

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

12 oz
milk chocolate chips (or semi sweet, or even white chocolate!)
3/4 c
creamy peanut butter
5 c
chow mein noodles
jelly beans, candy coated choc. eggs, etc.

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Line a baking sheet or jelly roll pan with parchment paper or silicone mat. (Or use paper liners in muffin tins)
2
In large saucepan, melt chocolate chips and peanut butter, SLOWLY on low heat.
3
Stir constantly until blended (about 5 min.)
4
Place chow mein noodles in a very large bowl.
5
Pour chocolate mixture over noodles, stir well. (If you want to use your hands to mix, make sure chocolate isn't too hot!)
6
Drop on parchment paper or silicon mat using a large cookie scoop (about 2 TBS for each nest).
7
Use back of spoon to form an indentation for the eggs.
8
Chill until set, about a half an hour.
9
Before serving place candy eggs or jelly beans, peeps, or other candies in center.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chocolate, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids