Monday, January 18, 2010

Name That Snack

It snowed all day long today.

I had a craving for something sweet, and had remembered a no bake snack that had butterscotch morsels that you melt down with peanut butter. But what were they called?



So I searched everywhere for a recipe for a no bake snack that you added chinese noodles to. Were they called bird nests?






Then, when they were finished, I remembered what they were called.






Haystacks!




Bird nests are made with chocolate and have a nest shape to hold jelly beans that look like eggs.



Why of course. Haystacks. It seems so obvious to me now.

4 comments:

Low Tide High Style said...

Yum! You need to send me the recipe, I've never made those but they look delicious.

Kat :)

Fearless Nester said...

Kat, Here's a link to the recipe: http://www.cdkitchen.com/recipes/recs/262/Haystacks7181.shtml

Except I used the wider noodles and I didn't add marshmallows. (And, they are disappearing fast here!)

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Room Service ~ Decorating 101 said...

I love those cookies, I think some of the best are the no-bake types. I love a no-bake fruit cake!
Yes, you are right, it's stone! I am going to have my honey lay a stone wall in my foyer... I can't wait.