Sunday, April 01, 2012

Easter Bunny Treats

I love this fun & simple dessert for kids anytime of the year!! It's such a cute Taste of Home Recipe.
Easter Bunny Treats Recipe Easter Bunny Treats Recipe
  • 2/3 cup vanilla frosting
  • 30 large marshmallows
  • Pink gel or paste food coloring
  • Red and pink heart-shaped decorating sprinkles
  • 60 miniature marshmallows
DirectionsEaster Bunny Treats Recipe 1.  Frost the tops of 12 large marshmallows; stack a large marshmallow on top of each. Quarter the remaining large marshmallows; set aside for ears. Tint 1/4 cup frosting pink. Cut a small hole in the corner of a pastry or plastic bag; place pink frosting in bag.

2.  Pipe a ribbon between the stacked marshmallows for bow tie. With white frosting, attach red hearts for eyes and a pink heart for nose. Pipe pink whiskers and smile.

3.  For ears, pipe the center of quartered marshmallows pink; attach to head with white frosting. With the remaining white frosting, attach the miniature marshmallows for legs and tail. Let stand until dry. Yield: 1 dozen.
Originally published as Easter Bunny Treats in Quick Cooking March/April 2003, p48