Bird Nests Cookies

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Sandie Vandenhouten

By
@GrammaSandie

With spring just around the corner, here is a fun recipe the kids can help make. I did this with my own children and, also, with my students in the school kitchen. It was a great, fun time and the kids learned about cooking and working together.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
8 - 10
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

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COMBINE IN A BOWL:

3 c
crispy rice cereal
1 c
shredded coconut

BRING JUST TO A BOIL WHILE STIRRING:

1/3 c
light corn syrup (honey would be better mixed 3/1 with water)
1/2 c
brown sugar
3/4 c
peanut butter
1 tsp
vanilla

REMOVE FROM HEAT, STIR IN THE CEREAL & THE COCONUT

LET IT COOL, THEN, SHAPE INTO BIRDS' NESTS.

FILL WITH JELLY BEAN "EGGS"

How to Make Bird Nests Cookies

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  • 1I am guessing at how many this serves; I hope to try it with our grandchildren, soon.

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About Bird Nests Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies, Other Snacks
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtags: #easy, #Fun, #Kids




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