Dangerously Perfect Dark Chocolate Peppermint Haystacks

By  Ann Dunaway Teh & Lesley Baradel

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Haystacks

WHAT 2 YUMMY INGREDIENTS OOZE THE HOLIDAY SEASON?

PEPPERMINT and      CHOCOLATE

WHAT 2 YUMMY INGREDIENTS MUST BE COMBINED TO MAKE THE PERFECT HOLIDAY TREAT?

PEPPERMINT and     CHOCOLATE

WHAT AMAZING HOLIDAY RECIPE DO WE HAVE THAT PUT THESE  2  TOGETHER?

OUR DANGEROUSLY PERFECT
DARK CHOCOLATE PEPPERMINT HAYSTACKS!

This is YOUR go-to holiday season recipe — super fast, super easy, and actually, not so bad for you! This recipe is perfect for a hostess gift, teacher gift, kid’s holiday party, gift swap, or just a nice treat to make with your kids. Actually, Lesley’s  10-year old daughter can make these all on her own. 

Watch this 1 minute video to see  how easy it is to make them…

 

 

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Haystacks
Dark Chocolate Peppermint Haystacks
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Dark Chocolate Peppermint Haystacks
Dark Chocolate Peppermint Haystacks
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20 haystacks
Ingredients
  • 2 ounces 100% cacao dark chocolate
  • 1/4 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 1/2 cups All-Bran Original cereal
  • 5 mini candy canes, crushed
Servings: haystacks
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Instructions
  1. Spray a medium size microwaveable glass bowl with cooking spray. Place dark chocolate and chocolate chips in bowl. Microwave in 30 second intervals, stirring often, until melted.
  2. Carefully stir cereal and crushed candy cane into chocolate, being careful not to break it up too much, until it is thoroughly combined.
  3. Using a tablespoon measure, scoop mixture onto a wax paper lined sheet pan. Garnish with additional crushed candy cane if desired. Allow to sit for at least 20 minutes for haystacks to harden - or place in freezer for 5 to 10 minutes.
Recipe Notes

Nutrition Nugget:

  • Treating yourself to one of these holiday haystacks is an easy way to pack in 2 g of dietary fiber!
  • Our best nutrition nugget yet...What do you do with the leftover candy canes?? EAT THEM!

Nutrition Facts
Dark Chocolate Peppermint Haystacks
Amount Per Serving
Calories 42 Calories from Fat 18
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 2g 3%
Saturated Fat 1g 5%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 44mg 2%
Total Carbohydrates 7g 2%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Sugars 3g
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin A 0%
Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1%
Iron 6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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