Easter Nests

Beverley Williams


My kids loved these snacks on Easter. Sometimes they would add a Peeps chick or a mini chocolate bunny to the nests.


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12 nests
10 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


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2 c
mini marshmallows
4 c
chow mein noodles
1/4 c
butter plus extra to coat muffin tin and fingers.
jelly beans, m & ms, robin's eggs, or other small egg shaped candy.

How to Make Easter Nests


  • 1Lightly butter a 12 cup muffin tin.
  • 2In a sauce pan, combine the marshmallow and 1/4 c.butter over medium heat. Cook, stirring often, until the butter and marshmallows are melted.
  • 3Add the chow mein noodles stirring to coat well.
  • 4Butter your fingers and press the mixture into the bottom and up the side of the muffin tin cups to form a nest shape.
  • 5Refrigerate until firm. Remove from muffin tin and fill each with jelly beans or other egg shaped candies.

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About Easter Nests

Course/Dish: Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtag: #easter

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