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PEEPS® Brownie Nests

PEEPS® Brownie Nests
  • Prep 25 min
  • Total 2 hr 10 min
  • Servings 10

Brownies make the perfect base to these spring nests for adorable PEEPS® chicks. ...MORE+ LESS-

Ingredients

1
box Betty Crocker™ fudge brownie mix
Water, vegetable oil and egg called for on brownie mix box
1/4
cup butter
2
cups miniature marshmallows
4
cups chow mein noodles
1/2
cup Mike and Ike™ juniors candy (from 3.5-oz package) or your favorite miniature jelly beans
10
PEEPS® brand party cake flavored marshmallow chicks

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F. Line bottom of 13x9-inch pan with cooking parchment paper, and spray with cooking spray. Make and bake brownies as directed on box. Cool 30 minutes, then freeze in pan 1 hour. Using 3-inch round cutter, cut 10 brownie rounds.
  • 2
    In medium microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High 30 seconds or until melted. Add marshmallows, and microwave in additional 30-second increments, stirring until combined and marshmallow mixture is melted. Add chow mein noodles; stir until coated. Working quickly with buttered hands, form about 1/2 cup mixture into a nest. Repeat for a total of 10 nests. Let stand 15 minutes.
  • 3
    Place 1 chow mein nest on top of each brownie round. Top each with candies and 1 PEEPS® chick.

Expert Tips

  • Make an assortment of nests using different colored PEEPS® chicks.
  • Store in loosely covered container.
  • Check out other PEEPS® inspired recipes!

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
580
Calories from Fat
230
% Daily Value
Total Fat
25g
39%
Saturated Fat
6g
29%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
50mg
17%
Sodium
380mg
16%
Potassium
130mg
4%
Total Carbohydrate
84g
28%
Dietary Fiber
1g
6%
Sugars
50g
Protein
4g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%
4%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
15%
15%
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 4 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 5 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
5 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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