Bird Nests

“This is a fun, kid-friendly recipe I pulled together a few years ago. My kids love helping me make these.” —Jessica Boivin, Nekoosa, Wisconsin

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Bird Nests
Bird Nests
Servings Prep Time
2dozen 40minutes
Servings Prep Time
2dozen 40minutes
Ingredients
Portions: dozen
Units:
Ingredients
Portions: dozen
Units:
Instructions
  1. In a large metal bowl over simmering water, melt baking chips; stir until smooth. Reserve 1/2 cup melted chips for decorations; keep warm.
  2. Add pretzel sticks to remaining chips; stir to coat evenly. Drop mixture into 24 mounds on waxed paper; shape into bird nests using 2 forks.
  3. Dip bottoms of Peeps in reserved chips; place in nests. Attach eggs with remaining chips. Let stand until set.
Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts

1 nest: 276 calories, 11g fat (7g saturated fat), 7mg cholesterol, 215mg sodium, 41g carbohydrate (30g sugars, 1g fibre), 4g protein.