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Birds Nests

Birds Nests Recipe

Makes about 6


4 cups chow mein noodles

3 cups miniature marshmallows

3 tablespoons butter or margarine

small jelly beans


Line a cookie sheet with foil and grease with spray-on cooking oil.
Pour noodles
into a
large bowl. Melt the butter and marshmallows over medium heat, stirring until

Pour marshmallow mixture over noodles, stirring until well coated. Rub some
butter on
hands and form noodle mixture into six round balls. Place balls on prepared
cookie sheet.

With the back of a teaspoon, press the center of each ball to make a
hollow indentation. Let nests set until they are firm. Fill each with small
jelly beans.

(Other small candies of your choice may be substituted, such as M & M's,
small gumdrops,
chocolate covered raisins, chocolate covered peanuts, etc.)
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