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rice crispy treats made into Easter egg nests and filled with mini Cadbury eggs

Easter Egg Nests - Easy Snack

I love making fun and easy snacks to gatherings.  We love how cute and simple this snack or dessert is.  You can add whatever candy you would like to fill the nests.
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword Easter Egg Nest
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 18 snacks
Calories 76kcal
Author Jennifer @ Plowing Through Life


  • 3 Tbsp butter
  • 4 cups mini marshmallows
  • 6 cups crispy rice cereal


  • Melt butter over medium heat, add marshmallows and stir until melted.
  • Remove from heat and stir in cereal.  Place a spoonful of mixture in a greased muffin tins. Wet fingers to shape nests. 


Calories: 76kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 5mg | Sodium: 26mg | Potassium: 7mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 58IU | Calcium: 1mg | Iron: 1mg