Chocolate Bird's Nests

Chocolate Bird's Nests

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Chris L.

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@lolochrissy

These are just adorable. Kid friendly, let them get their hands in there and help! PS: It has all the good things, like chocolate, peanut butter and salt!

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Serves:
24 nests
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 12 oz
    milk chocolate chips (or semi sweet, or even white chocolate!)
  • 3/4 c
    creamy peanut butter
  • 5 c
    chow mein noodles
  • ·
    jelly beans, candy coated choc. eggs, etc.

How to Make Chocolate Bird's Nests

Step-by-Step

  1. Line a baking sheet or jelly roll pan with parchment paper or silicone mat. (Or use paper liners in muffin tins)
  2. In large saucepan, melt chocolate chips and peanut butter, SLOWLY on low heat.
  3. Stir constantly until blended (about 5 min.)
  4. Place chow mein noodles in a very large bowl.
  5. Pour chocolate mixture over noodles, stir well. (If you want to use your hands to mix, make sure chocolate isn't too hot!)
  6. Drop on parchment paper or silicon mat using a large cookie scoop (about 2 TBS for each nest).
  7. Use back of spoon to form an indentation for the eggs.
  8. Chill until set, about a half an hour.
  9. Before serving place candy eggs or jelly beans, peeps, or other candies in center.

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About Chocolate Bird's Nests

Course/Dish: Chocolate Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids


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