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Hanukkah Haystacks Holiday Treats Recipe

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Hanukkah Haystacks Holiday Treats

I love making holiday treats, especially when they are as pretty and delicious as these Hanukkah Haystacks. In fact, these Hanukkah Haystacks are so pretty, it’s almost too hard to eat them! Made with chow mein noodles and cocktail peanuts coated with blue and white melted chocolate candy, they’re the perfect combination of sweet and salty. Plus they pair perfectly with these Hanukkah Surprise Cookies!

The perfect mix of salty and sweet, this no bake Hanukkah Haystacks recipe is made with chow mein noodles and cocktail peanuts coated with melted chocolate.

Making these Hanukkah Haystacks holiday treats is easy. There is no baking involved, and they only call for a few ingredients. In fact, the hardest part is melting the chocolate candies. They taste amazing, and they are sweet enough to satisfy even the most demanding the sweet tooth. The prep time for this recipe is about 45 minutes, but that includes the time the need to cool in the refrigerator. 

The perfect mix of salty and sweet, this no bake Hanukkah Haystacks recipe is made with chow mein noodles and cocktail peanuts coated with melted chocolate.

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How to make Hanukkah Haystacks

Yields: 1 dozen

Hanukkah Haystacks ingredients

To make Hanukkah Haystacks you will need:

1 1/2 cups chow mein noodles
1 cup cocktail peanuts
12 oz bag Wilton royal blue chocolate melts
1/4 cup Wilton bright white chocolate melts
1/4 cup Wilton blue chocolate melts
Blue sprinkle jimmies
White pearl sprinkles
Silver pearl sprinkles

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Hanukkah Haystacks will put a smile on their faces!

Directions to make Hanukkah Haystacks

  1. Begin by lining a large baking pan with wax or parchment paper and set aside.
  2. Next, add the noodles and peanuts to a medium bowl and gently toss to mix. Set aside.
  3. Using a double boiler, melt the royal blue chocolate melts over low/medium heat, stirring occasionally. (This process usually takes 4-5 minutes). Remove from heat and cool for 2-3 minutes.
  4. Now pour the melted chocolate on top of the peanut/noodle mixture and gently toss to coat with a rubber spatula.
  5. Using a Tablespoon or cookie scoop, transfer the mixture onto the lined baking pan, in the shape of “haystacks.” 
  6. Next, in a microwave safe bowl, microwave the light blue chocolate melts for 45 seconds. Stir until melted and smooth. Let cool for 2 minutes.
  7. Drizzle the light blue chocolate on top of each haystack. Immediately sprinkle the white pearls and the blue jimmies on each haystack before the chocolate hardens. 
  8. Again in a microwave safe bowl, microwave the white chocolate melts for 45 seconds. Stir until melted and smooth. Let cool for 2 minutes.
  9. Now drizzle the white chocolate on top of each haystack. Sprinkle the silver balls on top.
  10. Chill for 20 minutes to allow all of the chocolates to harden.

You can store these Hanukkah Haystacks in a single layer in an airtight container for up to 2 weeks.

And there you have it. Hanukkah Haystacks that are sure to make them light up like the candles on the menorah! Don’t miss the handy-dandy printable version of this recipe at the bottom of the page.

Hanukkah Haystacks make a fantastic holiday treat!

Happy Hanukkah!

I hope you love these Hanukkah treats as much as I enjoyed making them! Use the social sharing buttons below the post title to share with friends and family!

Hanukkah Haystacks

The perfect combination of salty and sweet, this no bake Hanukkah Haystacks holiday treat recipe is made with chow mein noodles and cocktail peanuts coated with melted chocolate candy. it's enough to satisfy even the most demanding the sweet tooth.
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Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes
Servings: 12
Author: Bullock's Buzz

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups chow mein noodles
  • 1 cup cocktail peanuts
  • 12 oz bag Wilton royal blue chocolate melts
  • 1/4 cup Wilton bright white chocolate melts
  • 1/4 cup Wilton blue chocolate melts
  • Blue sprinkle jimmies
  • White pearl sprinkles
  • Silver pearl sprinkles

Instructions

  • Line a large baking pan with wax or parchment paper and set aside.
  • Add the noodles and peanuts to a medium bowl and gently toss to mix. Set aside.
  • In a double boiler, melt the royal blue chocolate melts over low/medium heat, stirring occasionally. (This process usually takes 4-5 minutes). Remove from heat and cool for 2-3 minutes.
  • Pour the melted chocolate on top of the peanut/noodle mixture and gently toss to coat with a rubber spatula.
  • Using a Tablespoon or cookie scoop, transfer the mixture onto the lined baking pan, in the shape of "haystacks." Immediately, sprinkle the white pearls on each haystack before the chocolate hardens.
  • In a microwave safe bowl, microwave the white chocolate melts for 45 seconds. Stir until melted and smooth. Let cool for 2 minutes.
  • Drizzle the white chocolate on top of each haystack. Sprinkle blue jimmies on top of the white chocolate.
  • In a microwave safe bowl, microwave the light blue chocolate melts for 45 seconds. Stir until melted and smooth. Let cool for 2 minutes.
  • Drizzle the light blue chocolate on top of each haystack. Sprinkle the silver balls on top.
  • Chill for 20 minutes to allow all of the chocolates to harden.
  • ENJOY!!

Notes

You can store the haystacks in a single layer in an airtight container for up to 2 weeks.
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