Bird Nests with Fruity Eggs

These playful bird nests are topped with colorful fruity eggs.

  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 5
  • servings 8

Ingredients

1
tablespoon butter
1 1/2
cups marshmallows
2
cups Chocolate Chex™ cereal
1
box Betty Crocker™ Fruit Roll-Ups™ Blastin' Berry Hot Colors™ chewy fruit flavored snacks
1
box Betty Crocker™ Fruit Gushers™ Tropical Flavors fruit flavored snacks
  • 1 Spray 8 regular-size muffin cups with cooking spray; set aside.
  • 2 In medium microwavable bowl, heat butter uncovered on High 20 to 30 seconds or until melted. Mix in marshmallows; microwave uncovered on High for 30-second intervals until marshmallows are melted and mixture is smooth when stirred. Add cereal; mix until fully combined. With greased hands, add about 1/4 cup cereal mixture to each muffin cup, and press gently to mold into a nest shape.
  • 3 Unroll and remove paper from Betty Crocker Fruit Roll-Ups snack labeled Blazin' Blue/Green. Use small kitchen scissors to cut out from green portion of snack for strips of "grass," and place in the nests. Top with 3 "eggs," using Betty Crocker Fruit Gushers snacks of varying colors. Remove from muffin cups, and store covered up to 5 days.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Bird Nest
    Calories
    130
    (
    Calories from Fat
    25),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    3g
    3%
    (Saturated Fat
    1g,
    1%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    0mg
    0%;
    Sodium
    115mg
    115%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    26g
    26%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    10g
    10%
    ),
    Protein
    1g
    1%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    4%;
    Vitamin C
    8%;
    Calcium
    4%;
    Iron
    15%;
    Exchanges:
    0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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