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Golden Honey Popcorn Easter Egg Nests

Makes 8-9


  • 90g Australian butter, chopped
  • 1/3 cup caster sugar
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 4 cups plain popcorn
  • 1/4 cup chopped roasted peanuts (optional)
  • 24-27 small solid chocolate eggs or 8-9 medium eggs, to garnish
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  1. 1. Bring butter, sugar and honey to the boil in a saucepan over a moderate heat, stirring until the sugar has dissolved. Pour mixture over the combined popcorn and nuts and mix gently but thoroughly. Spoon the mixture into paper case-lined muffin trays and make a small well in the centre, to resemble a nest.
  2. 2. Bake at 150⁰C for 10 minutes or until golden. Cool before placing chocolate eggs in the centre of each and storing in an airtight container until required.

Tips / Handy Hints

A little salt may be added to the honey mixture for a sweet and salty flavour! 1/4 cup popcorn kernels yields 4 cups popped corn. Simply follow instructions on the back of the pack to cook. Nests can also be filled with speckled candy coated Easter eggs, which are available in supermarkets.


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