Crispy Chocolate Nests

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Carol Junkins

By
@CarolAJ

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

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
12 nests
Prep:
10 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

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
12
cupcake liners
36
robins eggs candy

How to Make Crispy Chocolate Nests

Step-by-Step

  • 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.

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About Crispy Chocolate Nests

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