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Mounds of Bugs

If you have helping hands in the kitchen, this is a perfect recipe for you. Kids will squeal with delight when they make these cute bugs. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
  • Makes
    about 1-1/2 dozen


  • 1 package (11.3 ounces) snack-size Mounds candy bars
  • 20 pretzels
  • 1/4 cup chocolate frosting
  • Assorted candies: Nerds, Candy Buttons, Dots and/or sprinkles


  • Using a skewer, poke three holes in both long sides of each candy bar. Break rounded pretzel sections into 1-in. pieces; insert into holes for legs. Use frosting to attach candies.

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