Super Easy Haystacks

Super Easy Haystacks Recipe

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Renee Smith


These Haystacks are delicious and very easy to make. I make them with my kids because you only need a microwave and a refrigerator.

★★★★★ 1 vote
Makes 3 dozen Haystacks


2 c
butterscotch chips
1/2 c
creamy peanut butter
1/4 c
butter flavored crisco
6 c
corn flakes cereal
2/3 c
semi-sweet mini chocloate chips

How to Make Super Easy Haystacks


  • 1Combine butterscotch chips, peanut butter, and Butter Flavored Crisco in a large microwave-safe bowl. Cover with waxed paper. Microwave at Medium (50%) for 1 minute; stir. Repeat until smooth. (or melt on stove top in small saucepan on very low heat, stirring constantly.)
  • 2Pour corn flakes into large bowl. Pour melted butterscotch mixture over flakes. Stir with spoon until flakes are completely covered. Stir in mini chocolate chips.
  • 3Spoon scant ΒΌ cupfuls of mixture into mounds on waxed paper-lined cookie sheets. Refrigerate until firm.
  • 4For a chocolate version: Substitute chocolate chips for the butterscotch chips, and 1 cup of mini marshmallows for the 2/3 cup of mini chocolate chips.

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About Super Easy Haystacks

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