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5 from 1 vote

Chocolate Chick Eggs in a Nest

The perfect treat for Easter. Rice cereal treats, filled with coconut and topped with chocolate candy eggs.

Ingredients

  • 6 cups rice cereal
  • 10 oz puffed marshmallows
  • 3 TBSP butter
  • 1 cup shredded coconut
  • 7-10 drops green food coloring
  • 1 bag chocolate egg candies

Instructions

  • Place the shredded coconut in a ziplock bag and add food coloring. Mix until coconut turns green. Set aside.
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  • Place butter in a sauce pan and heat on low.
  • Once butter has melted, add marshmallows and stir until melted.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Add rice cereal and stir until completely mixed.
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  • Spray muffin tin with non-stick spray or lightly spread butter in each section.
  • Fill each section with the finished cereal mix.
  • Take something round, cover it with wax paper and push down in the center of each treat. This will help to create the nest shape. Repeat with all.
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  • Remove from the tin and place on a plate.
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  • Fill each with green coconut.
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  • Top with chocolate egg candies.
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