Super Easy Haystacks Recipe

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Super Easy Haystacks

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


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.

About this Recipe

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