Chocolate Fudge Witch's Hat

Cocoa Puffs® cereal mixes with marshmallow cream and chocolate to make this edible Halloween centerpiece that will magically disappear!

  • prep time 25 min
  • total time 25 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 12

Ingredients

Assorted gumdrops
3
tablespoons butter or margarine
1
cup semisweet chocolate chips
1
jar (7 oz) marshmallow creme
6
cups Cocoa Puffs™ cereal
1
chewy fruit snack in three-foot roll, any flavor (from 4.5-oz box)
  • 1 Flatten gumdrops with rolling pin. Cut out star and moon shapes. Set aside.
  • 2 In 3-quart saucepan, melt butter and chocolate chips over low heat, stirring frequently, until smooth. Stir in marshmallow creme until completely melted. Remove from heat. Stir in cereal until well coated.
  • 3 To form brim of hat, shape 2 cups cereal mixture into 6-inch round; place on serving platter or tray. Shape remaining mixture into cone, 4 inches in diameter at base and 7 inches tall. Place cone on round. If desired, bend tip of cone.
  • 4 While cereal mixture is still sticky, attach star and moon shapes. Wrap chewy fruit snack around bottom of cone for hatband. Break or cut into pieces to serve.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    230
    (
    Calories from Fat
    70),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    8g
    8%
    (Saturated Fat
    4 1/2g,
    4 1/2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    10mg
    10%;
    Sodium
    120mg
    120%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    38g
    38%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    28g
    28%
    ),
    Protein
    1g
    1%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    2%;
    Vitamin C
    4%;
    Calcium
    6%;
    Iron
    15%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 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 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2 1/2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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