Acorn Treats

Thanksgiving is only a couple of days away, hooray!  Time to prep the food & get ready for the big day.  These cute Acorn Treats are great small bites to have on hand or to give out to your guests in little goodie bags (don’t forget the tags for your goodie bags!).

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Acorn Treats             Printer-Friendly Recipe

Adapted From: Taste of Home
Time: Around 35 minutes
Makes: 48 acorns

Ingredients

1/2 cup Semisweet Chocolate Chips
48 Mini Chocolate Chips
48 Kisses (Milk Chocolate or Caramel)
48 Nutter Butter Bites

Directions

Place semisweet chocolate chips in bowl and microwave for 30 seconds.  Stir and microwave for 10 additional seconds, stir and repeat, if necessary, until smooth.  Spread melted chocolate on one side of a Nutter Butter and immediately attach a Kiss to the cookie.  Place on parchment paper. Repeat with remaining cookies & Kisses.

Now place a small amount of melted chocolate on the top center of each Nutter Butter (this is the stem of the acorn).  Place a mini chip on the melted chocolate.  Place back on parchment paper and allow to set up.  Store in an airtight container.  Enjoy!

The ingredients.

The ingredients.

Melt the semisweet chocolate chips in microwave until smooth.

Melt the semisweet chocolate chips in microwave until smooth.

Ready to go!

Ready to go!

"What are doing, mama?"

“What are you doing, mama?”

Dunk one side of the Nutter Butters in the melted chocolate.

Dunk one side of the Nutter Butters in the melted chocolate.

Place a Kiss on the melted chocolate.

Place a Kiss on the melted chocolate.

Place a small amount of melted chocolate on top and then place a mini chocolate chip on top of it. Place on parchment paper and allow to set up.

Place a small amount of melted chocolate on top and then place a mini chocolate chip on top of it. Place on parchment paper and allow to set up.

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