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

  • 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

Step-by-Step

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

Printable Recipe Card

About Bird Nests Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies Other Snacks
Hashtags: #easy #Fun #Kids




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