Rice Crispy Deal with Easter Nests (GF)

These Easter nests are tremendous easy to make and severely scrumptious to eat. I made a batch lately for my daughter’s sixth birthday and I assumed I ought to share the tasty recipe with you all.

There’s a sure type of magic in remodeling conventional favorites into inclusive variations that everybody can take pleasure in, no matter dietary restrictions. And these Easter nests are so imperceptibly gluten free that everybody will take pleasure in them whether or not they’re gluten free or not.

Do I Want Many Elements?

You don’t want many elements in any respect to make these Easter nests, solely gluten free rice crispies, marshmallows, butter and chocolate eggs.

I used a combination of M&Ms chocolate eggs and Cadbury Mini Eggs, which have been each gluten free on the time of writing. Any gluten free selection will do, simply at all times test the again of the pack as another manufacturers usually are not appropriate for coeliacs.

Can I Make These Easter Nests Dairy Free or Lactose Free?

Sure! Merely use a dairy free baking unfold/lactose free butter/plant primarily based butter, relying in your dietary necessities, as an alternative of dairy butter.

Which Rice Crispies Did You Use?

Any gluten free ones ought to work properly – rice crispies, rice pops, rice snaps. I used some supermarket own brand ones (Tesco free from), however a unique selection can be simply pretty much as good, so long as it’s a particularly gluten free one. Notice Kelloggs Rice Krispies (and different important stream varieties) usually are not gluten free.

I’ve tried making these with puffed rice (this Kallo variety for example), so whereas it ought to work the feel can be very totally different. I like to recommend you follow rice snaps/crispies to provide you chewy and crispy Easter nests.

In case you aren’t gluten free and have discovered your self craving these, customary rice crispies will work completely too.

Rice Crispy Deal with Easter Nests Recipe (GF)

This straightforward recipe will make 12 rice crispy treats. The recipe may be halved/doubled/tripled simply, if it is advisable make extra of lower than 12.

You’ll discover a full methodology beneath, with some pictures below the recipe to assist in giving you a visible information. In case you want any assist alongside the way in which or in case you have questions, please do message me on social media (@myglutenfreeguide) or e mail me at [email protected]. I’ll get again to you as quickly as I can.

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Laura xxx

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Rice Crispy Treat Easter Nests (GF)

Yield: Makes 12

Rice Crispy Deal with Easter Nests (GF)

Prep Time:
20 minutes

Whole Time:
20 minutes

Crispy-chewy little Easter nests made with marshmallows for a pleasant seasonal candy deal with.


  • 70g unsalted butter
  • 200g mini marshmallows (or massive ones, chopped into small items)
  • 200g gluten free rice crispies
  • Approx 100g mini chocolate eggs (akin to Cadbury Mini Eggs or M&Ms Eggs)


    1. Soften the unsalted butter in a small, non-stick saucepan over a low warmth.
    2. Add the marshmallows to the butter and stir over a low warmth till they’ve melted utterly. This takes about 5 minutes.
    3. In the meantime, line a muffin tin with 12 muffin instances and put aside.
    4. Take a big bowl and add the gluten free rice crispies, then pour the melted marshmallow and butter combination excessive – stir by. Work fairly swiftly, because the marshmallow will start cooling and can get stickier the lengthy you’re taking!
    5. Use two spoons to divide the combination between the instances, urgent all the way down to create a hole within the centre of every.
    6. Add chocolate eggs to every nest hole and go away to set. They do not take lengthy to agency up (quarter-hour in a cool room) and you may as well take pleasure in them right away in case you do not need to wait round!

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Joyful consuming! Laura xxx