Crispy Chocolate Nests

Carol Junkins


Been making these for years this is the best recipe I found for them, kids love to help!

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12 nests
10 Min
No-Cook or Other


5-6 oz
flake coconut
5-10 dash(es)
green food dye
2 jar(s)
7.5 oz marshmallow fluff
6 c
rice krispies
1 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips
cupcake liners
robins eggs candy


1Place coconut in a bowl. Add 5-10 drops of food dye and stir with a fork until well blended.

Put aside to dry.

Melt marshmallow fluff and chocolate chips in a pan over medium-low heat, scraping stirring constantly until soft and pliable.
2Stir in rice Krispies and remove from heat.

Arrange cupcake liners in cupcake pan.
Cover hands with cooking oil
Gather a small amount of cereal mixture and shape to fit into a cupcake liner.
Roll more cereal into a log shape and make a rim around the top of each nest.
3Fill center with green coconut and top with three different colored robins eggs.

Let cool. Store covered until served.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy