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Christmas Haystacks

Christmas Haystacks

Christmas Haystacks

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Christmas Haystacks
4.8 rating based on 12,345 ratings
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Course: CandyDifficulty: Easy



Quick, easy, festive candy with white chocolate and candied cherries.


  • 10 ounces vanilla milk or white chocolate chips

  • 1 cup almonds, toasted

  • 1/2 cup candied red cherries, quartered

  • 1/2 cup candied green cherries, quartered

  • 1/2 cup sweetened flaked coconut


  • Line a cookie sheet with wax paper. Stir vanilla chips in a double boiler over low heat until smooth, or microwave on medium power for 2-1/2 minutes or until soft, then stir until smooth. Remove from heat and stir in almonds and cherries. Drop tablespoonsfuls onto prepared cookie sheet. Sprinkle with coconut. Refrigerate until hard. Store in an airtight container.


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i love them amd everyone that tryed love them... will make next year
- A Baker

- jud

These are my kids' favorites. They are very,very good and easy to make.
- A Baker

These are good,and easy. I let my mixture sit up for a few minutes, then rolled the candy in the coconut. Better coverage and rounder candies.
- A Baker

They're very good, not too difficult to make. Yield is 25 golf ball sized stacks.
- A Baker

I made thess with just red cherries, chocolate chips and walnuts,sprinkled with coconut flakes, they turned out awesome. I love this web site.
- Joy
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