Creamy Crunchy Haystacks
- Loaded with pretzels, almonds and coconut, these bite-size Creamy Crunchy Haystacks treats are hard to resist. Feeling creative? You could easily mix things up and incorporate some of your favorites for an extra-special anytime snack.
- 2 cups (12-ounce package) NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Premier White Morsels
- 1 tablespoon vegetable shortening
- 1 cup pretzel sticks, broken into 1-inch pieces
- 1 cup almond slivers, toasted
- 1/2 cup unsweetened or sweetened flaked coconut, toasted
Microwave morsels and shortening in large, uncovered, microwave-safe bowl on MEDIUM-HIGH (70 %) for 1 minute; STIR. The morsels may retain some of their original shape. If necessary, microwave at additional 10- to 15- second intervals, stirring just until morsels are melted. Stir in pretzel sticks, almonds and coconut; toss until all ingredients are coated. Drop by level tablespoon onto prepared trays. Refrigerate for 30 minutes. Store in tightly covered container.