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Easter Nests

 Easter Nests
My kids and I make a big batch of these sweet treats for ourselves and some to share. They're a hit at Easter dinner.—Faye Hintz, Springfield, Missouri
9 ServingsPrep: 10 min. + chilling

Ingredients

  • 1 jar (7 ounces) marshmallow creme
  • 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1 can (5 ounces) chow mein noodles
  • 1 cup pastel M&M's
  • Confectioners' sugar
  • Pastel peanut M&M's

Directions

  • In a bowl, beat marshmallow creme, peanut butter and butter until
  • smooth. Fold in noodles and M&M's. Chill until easy to handle. On
  • waxed paper, form mixture by 1/3 cupfuls into 3-in. nests. Chill for
  • 30 minutes. Dust with confectioners' sugar. Place several peanut
  • M&M's in each nest. Yield: 9 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 each) equals 335 calories, 16 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 10 mg cholesterol, 161 mg sodium, 45 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 4 g protein.