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Chocolate Coconut Nests

So simple but so delicious.
Author Lynn / Turnips 2 Tangerines


  • 1 pound milk chocolate, use a good quality chocolate
  • 1 14 oz bag sweetened flaked coconut
  • 1 bag jelly beans or candy of your choice


  • Place chocolate in a glass bowl, microwave 1 to 2 minutes on high, stir until melted and smooth or melt chocolate using a double boiler stirring until chocolate is melted and smooth. Stir in coconut until well blended. Drop by large spoonfuls onto tin foil. With the back of the spoon, make a well in the middle of the chocolate to make a "nest" Let chocolate set up, this might take a few hours.
  • Remove "nests" from foil and fill with jelly beans or candy of your choice.
  • Store in an air tight container, between sheets of waxed paper.
  • Store in a cool place or refrigerator.