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Nesting Chicks

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 30 min.


16 servings

These fun little treats make a great presentation for a children's springtime get-together or Easter parties. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen


  • 1 package (10 ounces) miniature marshmallows
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 teaspoon water
  • 4 drops green food coloring
  • 1-1/2 cups sweetened shredded coconut
  • 6 cups Corn Pops
  • 1/2 cup jelly beans
  • 16 Peeps


  1. In a large saucepan, combine marshmallows and butter. Cook and stir over low heat until melted and smooth. Meanwhile, in a small resealable plastic bag, combine water and food coloring. Add coconut; seal bag and shake to tint. Set aside.
  2. Place the cereal in a large bowl; add marshmallow mixture and stir until combined. Press into greased muffin cups. Let stand until serving. Remove nests from cups; top with tinted coconut, jelly beans and Peeps.

Nutrition Facts

1 each: 220 calories, 5g fat (4g saturated fat), 4mg cholesterol, 98mg sodium, 45g carbohydrate (31g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein.

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