Bird's Nest No-Bake Treats (Peanut-Free)

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Recipe by treehuggingmom

Use these brands and this recipe to guarantee (as of spring 2012!) a peanut-free treat for spring! Whole Foods generally carries Enjoy Life brand chocolate chips in its gluten-free section and its baking section.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 (10 ounce) packagesenjoy life brand chocolate chips (or other brand peanut- and tree-nut-free chocolate chips)
  • 1 (10 ounce) packagerold gold brand pretzel sticks
  • 1 (12 ounce) packagejelly belly brand jelly beans


  1. In a large microwave-safe bowl, melt chocolate; stir until smooth.
  2. Set aside 1/2 cup for decorating.
  3. Add pretzel sticks to remaining chocolate; stir until coated.
  4. Scoop a small amount of mixture onto waxed paper; shape into a nest using.
  5. two forks. Repeat, forming 25 nests.
  6. Add eggs to nests, securing with dribbles of reserved chocolate. Let stand until set.

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