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Easter Bunnies 'n' Chicks

 Easter Bunnies 'n' Chicks
These hard-cooked eggs are quick to make and fun to serve at Easter.—Lois Jacobsen, Dallas, Wisconsin
0 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 30 min.

Ingredients

  • Egg dyes
  • Hard-cooked eggs, peeled
  • Whole cloves
  • 1 small carrot, peeled

Directions

  • Prepare egg dyes according to package directions. Place hard-cooked
  • eggs in egg dyes. Let stand for 3-5 minutes or until tinted to
  • desired shades. Remove to paper towels to dry.
  • For bunny: With a sharp knife, cut a thin slice of egg white from one
  • side of egg to level. From slices, cut two ears and a tail. Make two
  • deep small slits in top of egg; insert the ears. Position tail.
  • Insert cloves for eyes and nose.
  • For chicken: With a sharp knife, cut a thin piece of egg white from
  • one side of the egg to level. Insert cloves for eyes. Cut carrot
  • lengthwise into thin strips (about 1/16 in. thick). Cut a small
  • triangle for the beak and two larger triangles for wings. Make two
  • small shallow slits in the sides of the egg; insert wings. Gently
  • press beak into front of egg.